Design for Good is a platform to build and sustain the implementation
of design thinking for social change. This platform creates
opportunities for designers to build their practice, their network, and
their visibility. Design for Good recognizes the wide range of designers’ work and
leadership in social change which benefits the world, our country and our communities.
Design for Good supports and sustains designers who play a catalytic
role in communities through projects that create positive social impact.
By connecting and empowering designers through online networking tools,
inspirational stories, chapter events, training, national
advocacy and promotion, Design for Good serves as a powerful resource
for designers who wish to work in this area and a beacon for designers
leading the charge.
by Studio Usher
EducationSuperHighway, a nonprofit organization with roots in the high-tech industry, was founded to...
by Tank Design
In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, a local design studio sought to make sense of the c...
by Nail Communications
Americans have become great at ignoring charity appeals. To help a local food bank tap a new donor b...
by Rigsby Hull
Facing a crisis, the LIVESTRONG Foundation responded with a subtle rather than radical rebrand, bold...
by Kiss Me I’m Polish
For an initiative in support of urban agriculture in New York City, an interdisciplinary team conduc...
by Rich Binell
Designer, entrepreneur and imaginative advocate for a better world, John Bielenberg is recognized wi...
by Sherilyn McElroy
Illinois Wesleyan University faculty taught courses on the topic of food, instructing students throu...
by Trey Bates
The intent of this project was to bring awareness to my local community about the fact that four out...
Looking for additional ways to design for good? This list of organizations and programs is a great place to start. There are many more opportunities out there—so if you know of a resource we should add here let us know!
Design for Good
An inside look at redesigning a book that introduces HTML and CSS
to an audience intimidated by the style of traditional tech titles.
Section: Why Design -
Competition, book design, editorial design, print design, web design, Justified
In August 2012, AIGA and PepsiCo Nutrition Ventures convened at the School for Visual Arts in New York City for a two-day summit. Participants—including designers, community advocates, physicians and health specialists—focused on using creative methods to identify and address environmental and community factors that affect nutrition and promote chronic diseases.
Section: Why Design -
design thinking, health, social responsibility, sustainability, Design for Good, design educators, students
@theresalhans Love that enthusiasm. Can't wait to see you at the #AIGAdesign conference! October can't get here fast enough.
19 hours ago
Get ready for more tingles—2016 #AIGAdesign Conf returns to Vegas w/ awesome speaker lineup: https://t.co/zmJYUMZb02 https://t.co/lG8RrSy9kg
20 hours ago
RT @LauraHamlyn: Great feedback on these ladies’ work with the @aigaraleigh Student Portfolio Review! #aigadesign… https://t.co/0rnBdFtkZm
Why we need to have a women-only creative conference?
Posted by Ngaio Parr and Alex Winters
15 days ago from
It's Nice That
PS New York