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DiscoverDesign.org

October 10, 2017
The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) presents DiscoverDesign.org as an online platform for engaging students, teachers, and mentors in the design process. 

Artists For Humanity

September 11, 2017
Artists For Humanity’s (AFH) mission is to bridge economic, racial, and social divisions by providing under-resourced urban youth with the keys to self- sufficiency through paid employment in art and design. Our mission is built on twin philosophies: Engagement in the creative process is a powerful force for social change, and creative entrepreneurship is a productive and life-changing opportunity for young people and their communities.

YLabs

August 25, 2017
OUR MISSION: Improve health and livelihoods among disadvantaged youth WHAT WE DO: YLabs designs programs that address the key health challenges facing disadvantaged youth (10-24 years). HOW: We help governments and local organizations design, evaluate and scale new ways to improve young people’s health and economic futures.

Philippines Bamboo Workshop

May 10, 2016
The Philippines Bamboo Workshop is a study abroad program of the University of Washington Department of Architecture. This program is a hands-on cultural immersive experience. With bamboo as the medium of exploration, participants will collaborate... Read More

Public Workshop

March 9, 2015
A cheerleader of possibility, Public Workshop creates uniquely engaging opportunities for youth and their communities to shape the design of their cities.

Archeworks

March 9, 2015
Archeworks uses public interest design education to build more sustainable and equitable communities regardless of the community’s resources. Their programs and workshops equip designers with the skills and tools necessary to work with communities most in need of high impact design.

Coulson, Stuart

March 8, 2015
Stuart Coulson supports, advises and invests in for-profit and for-benefit enterprises in sectors ranging from web CRM to medical devices. At Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (the d.school) he is a Consulting Associate Professor responsible for the business strategy track of the Design for Extreme Affordability course, as well as Director of the Social Entrepreneurship Lab. He is a Board member and Treasurer at D-Rev, a non-profit product development company that designs and delivers products to people living on less than $4 a day. Contact Info: Website: www.linkedin.com/in/stuartc

INDEX Awards

March 6, 2015
The INDEX Award is an annual design challenge issued by INDEX. INDEX selects several categories that need design solutions and award a prize to projects that best solve these challenges.

Robert R. McCormick Foundation

March 6, 2015
The McCormick Foundation is committed to fostering communities of educated, informed and engaged citizens. Through philanthropic programs, Cantigny Park and museums, we help develop citizen leaders and work to make life better in our communities.

Bloomberg Philanthropies

March 6, 2015
Bloomberg Philanthropies' mission is to ensure better, longer lives for the greatest number of people. While our goals are lofty, our approach is rooted in Mike Bloomberg’s unique experience as one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, and as mayor of America's largest city. Bloomberg Philanthropies works to create catalytic change across our five areas of focus: arts and culture, education, the environment, government innovation, and public health.

Miami Center for Community Engagement in Over the Rhine

March 4, 2015
The Miami Center for Community Engagement in Over the Rhine establishes collaborations between Miami University and community groups in Over-the-Rhine in order to forge opportunities for student, faculty, and community learning in cross-disciplinary and inter-cultural experiences.

a.line.ments Public Outreach Studio

March 4, 2015
The a.LINE.ments studio at Clemson University allows students to engage with the local community, research, design and implement projects to enhance their work as Landscape Architecture students.

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