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Unique notebooks benefit underserved youth

Jason McDaniel is used to printing killer letterpress invitations and cards. And it’s not that he doesn’t love his work at Dallas’ trendy Miss Q Press, but when McDaniel was invited to participate in The Feedback Loop project, he thought it would be fun to challenge himself to do something outside of ...more ⇒


The Learning Tea and Design Ignites Change: Refilling Darjeeling’s cup

In July 2009, Atlanta café owner, Katrell Christie, returned home from India with a suitcase full of tea and a plan. During her travels, Christie was drawn to mountainous Darjeeling, a region rich in tea—but economically devastated—and it made a big impact on her. There, she visited an impoverished elementary ...more ⇒


Worldstudio announces the addition of three new Design Ignites Change corporate partners

BAND-AID® Brand, Clear Channel Outdoor and Sappi Fine Paper North America recently joined forces with Worldstudio and Adobe Youth Voices to support Design Ignites Change in a common and collaborative mission to engage high school and college students in creating solutions to pressing social issues in their own ...more ⇒


Announcing School: by Design youth mentoring initiative

Design Ignites Change, Adobe Youth Voices and the Designers Accord announce an exciting youth mentoring initiative that asks high school students – in collaboration with professional or college design mentors – to “redesign your school.” For School: by Design, mentoring teams will examine the school ...more ⇒


Design Ignites Change brings the best ideas to life through its inaugural Implementation Awards program

Design Ignites Change, a collaboration between Adobe Youth Voices and Worldstudio, is excited to announce the inaugural 2009 Implementation Award winners: PieLab’s Pecans! and Kansas City Art Institute’s A Book by its Cover: Reading Stereotypes and Freewall: Making Space for Diversity. The biannual award ...more ⇒