Daniel Lalande is a costume designer who has worked in England, France, the United States and Canada for the past 25 years.
From 2003 to 2007 Daniel has worked with the Kupu-Kupu Foundation in Bali, Indonesia.
In 2007, the Outpost magazine chose Daniel as one of “fifteen Canadian heroes” that contributed to changing the world through his volunteer work.
He has also worked in Guatemala in collaboration with a coop aimed at Mayan women from low-income communities. In addition, he has worked with Vidya, an Indian NGO and within Pappankalan’s community he implemented an educational integration project for children and a training program in sewing and embroidery for women.
From 2008 to 2012, he lived in Brazil and worked mostly on projects for young social entrepreneurs from low-income communities with Ashoka.
Since 2013, he’s been involved in many of Give a Hand projects, providing support, workshops and expertize to a lot of organisations around the world.