October 14, 2010; Source: Core77 | DesigNYC just advertised its second call for applications so we thought we would introduce you to what we think is a pretty great idea. The program matches nonprofits with master designers on a pro-bono basis. The project may be landscape design or architectural design or campaign materials design but it seems to us this idea is well worth replicating. Video below:
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Ruth is Editor in Chief of the Nonprofit Quarterly. Her background includes forty-five years of experience in nonprofits, primarily in organizations that mix grassroots community work with policy change. Beginning in the mid-1980s, Ruth spent a decade at the Boston Foundation, developing and implementing capacity building programs and advocating for grantmaking attention to constituent involvement.