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Co.Exist: Catchafire Profiles HSC's Anne Frederick

The third in a series of interviews, part of Catchafire‘s Generosity Series in Fast Company‘s Co.Exist, profiles Anne Frederick, executive director of the Hester Street Collaborative–which “involves citizens in redesigning their neighborhoods to create stronger communities.” Frederick’s responses are wide-ranging, but we found her answer to the final interview question–“Who inspires you most with their(…)


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Co.Exist: Catchafire Profiles HSC’s Anne Frederick

The third in a series of interviews, part of Catchafire‘s Generosity Series in Fast Company‘s Co.Exist, profiles Anne Frederick, executive director of the Hester Street Collaborative–which “involves citizens in redesigning their neighborhoods to create stronger communities.” Frederick’s responses are wide-ranging, but we found her answer to the final interview question–“Who inspires you most with their(…)


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Co.Exist: Catchafire Profiles MASS Design Group

Fast Company‘s Co.Exist continued its stellar coverage of “The 11 Most Generous Designers,” profiled here previously, and co-curated by Rachel Chong of Catchafire and Ric Grefé of AIGA. The second of eleven–“Two Architects Reinvent The Hospital To Prevent Infections“–published Friday, profiles Michael Murphy and Alan Ricks, two of the principal co-founders of MASS Design Group.(…)


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Co.Exist: "The 11 Most Generous Designers"

A week ago today, Rachel Chong, the founder & CEO of Catchafire–an innovative, for-profit, pro bono service matchmaker–took to the pages of Fast Company‘s Co.Exist to profile what she terms “The 11 Most Generous Designers.” The list was co-curated by Chong and Ric Grefé, the executive director of AIGA, and a member of our Public(…)


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Co.Exist: “The 11 Most Generous Designers”

A week ago today, Rachel Chong, the founder & CEO of Catchafire–an innovative, for-profit, pro bono service matchmaker–took to the pages of Fast Company‘s Co.Exist to profile what she terms “The 11 Most Generous Designers.” The list was co-curated by Chong and Ric Grefé, the executive director of AIGA, and a member of our Public(…)


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“Design & Thinking” Kickstarter Campaign

An up-and-coming film, currently seeking backers through Kickstarter, seeks to put a face on design-thinking, a term generally attributed to IDEO co-founder David Kelly, also of Stanford d.School fame. Self-described as “one of the very few documentaries on design, and certainly the first about the impact design thinking has on the world,” the film is(…)


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"Design & Thinking" Kickstarter Campaign

An up-and-coming film, currently seeking backers through Kickstarter, seeks to put a face on design-thinking, a term generally attributed to IDEO co-founder David Kelly, also of Stanford d.School fame. Self-described as “one of the very few documentaries on design, and certainly the first about the impact design thinking has on the world,” the film is(…)


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