By participating in this program, designers will learn best practices for community engagement and equitable design. They put those lessons into direct action with the support of the cohort, facilitators and community partners. To achieve our objectives we aim to:
Fulfill a more equitable and impactful design practice
Amplify the voices of community leaders
Create a welcoming, brave and inspiring space to grow personally and professionally.
Establish a cohort of design professionals prepared to support community initiatives with an equity lens.
Support professionals to advocate for social justice within their firms