Free vending machines for homeless people are coming to the U.S. in 2018

By | December 28, 2017

Vending machines for homeless

A charity in the U.K. is trying to help homeless people by trialling vending machines that dispense essential items like food and clothing.

Source: www.digitaltrends.com

At present, the first machine is being tested in Nottingham, with a plan to expand to other major cities including Manchester, London, Birmingham, and Brighton next. “We’ll be installing machines in the United States from February 2018,” Khaled said. “New York will receive the first machine, and Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle will follow. We’ve had a deluge of interest from many cities across America, and we’re working hard to reach as many people as possible. We’re also exploring locations across wider Europe.”

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