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March 28th, 2019

First Round of Design Grants for 2019

Four nonprofits have received grants of preliminary design services in through the Community Design Collaborative’s Design Grant Program. We'll be helping them activate two sacred spaces and two lots for community use.

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Playing for the Future in Allegheny West
Making a project model from bottles, a Styrofoam cup, and a ballet shoe. Drawing a vision and spending the following week “getting real.” And designing and building a mobile mini-...
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Robin Kohles: Designing for Philly's corridors
Robin Kohles served as project manager for the Collaborative’s economic development design services for eight years. As Robin wraps up her tenure at the Collaborative, we asked...
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Final Rounds of Design Grants for 2018
Three local nonprofits received grants of preliminary design services in the final half of 2018 through the Community Design Collaborative’s Design Grant program. A Collaborative...
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Storytelling inspires infill development for Mantua
Michael Thorpe, executive director of Mt. Vernon Manor CDC, is a born storyteller. His stories about growing up in Mantua were the guiding force behind an ingenious design study...
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Collaborative receives $35,000 Grant from NEA
National Endowment for the Arts Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $27 million in grants as part of the Arts Endowment’s first major funding announcement for...
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Our 2018 Community Design Award Winner
The conceptual design for the West Parkside Youth Sports and Community Learning Center is the recipient of AIA Philadelphia's 2018 Community Design Award. The award recognizes one...
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First Round of Design Grants for 2019
Four nonprofits have received grants of preliminary design services  through the Community Design Collaborative’s Design Grant Program! The first two design grants extend the...
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Welcome Three New Members to Our Board
The Community Design Collaborative is pleased to welcome Christine Larsen, Wale Mabogunje, and Harry Tapia to our 2019 Board of Directors. They each bring unique skills and...
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Can these bones live?
By Rev. Kirk Berlenbach, Canon for Growth and Support for The Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania What if we started to think about church buildings differently?  What if instead...
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