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BUILDING LIVES ONE BRICK AT A TIME


billionBricks is a non-profit enterprise working to improve the quality of life of the homeless through design, architecture and technology.

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BUILDING LIVES ONE BRICK AT A TIME


billionBricks is a non-profit enterprise working to improve the quality of life of the homeless through design, architecture and technology.


FEATURED PROJECTS

Safe and healthy buildings are essential for poverty alleviation. Hence, we generate and provide innovative solutions for buildings and urban infrastructure. We believe in small ideas, once multiplied can contribute to large positive change and help achieve our vision. We believe that all design should be socially and environmentally relevant and robust to create long-term impact.

We action our work in collaboration with partner organisations and local communities by engaging in a global dialogue to enable cites to become more equitable and sustainabale in providing access to shelter, education, healthcare and jobs for its population.

 


VISION

We envision a world with no homeless, and where everyone has access to opportunities for economic and social upliftment.

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WHO WE BENEFIT

We provide opportunties for the millions of homeless and displaced in Asia. Those living on streets  who can't even afford to live in slums. 

CENTRAL IDEA

We aim to improve the quality of life of the homeless through design, architecture and technology. 


WHAT WE DO

bB STUDIO

An innovation design studio where we consult with communities, NGOs and governments to provide scalable high-quality buildings annd infrastructure solutions.

Our Projects

 

HYDE

A series of products  to address the critical gaps in the shelter industry. HYDE products are high-quality, affordable and empowering to the local comunities.

Our Products

URBAN CROSSOVER

A medium that highlights the complexities of the housing crisis. We bring to light the right to adequate housing, and engage people in dialogue and awareness towards action.

Our Engagements


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WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT US


“Throughout the development process, billionBricks engaged closely with the community and all other stakeholders for preparing the final master plan.”

— Ong Ai Lin, founder and director of Solutions to End Poverty, on the SMILE Village Project in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT US


“Throughout the development process, billionBricks engaged closely with the community and all other stakeholders for preparing the final master plan.”

— Ong Ai Lin, founder and director of Solutions to End Poverty, on the SMILE Village Project in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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"THE SHELTER HAS BEEN A BOON FOR THE CHILDREN..."


“... They have put behind their day-to-day worries of finding night shelter for themselves. Instead, they are now able to focus on their education, and dream about pursuing careers of their choice.”

— Zarin Gupta, founding trustee and chairperson of Salaam Baalak Trust, on the Andheri Shelter, bB's pilot project in Mumbai, India

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"THE SHELTER HAS BEEN A BOON FOR THE CHILDREN..."


“... They have put behind their day-to-day worries of finding night shelter for themselves. Instead, they are now able to focus on their education, and dream about pursuing careers of their choice.”

— Zarin Gupta, founding trustee and chairperson of Salaam Baalak Trust, on the Andheri Shelter, bB's pilot project in Mumbai, India


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