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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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#GivingTuesday | GREENING SCHOOLYARDS
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Presenting... Our 2012 Community Design Award
Every year, the Community Design Collaborative recognizes a team of volunteers and community representative for their work together on a service grant.  In October, at...
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  Starfinder Foundation's soccer, educational, and personal development programs inspire young people from under-served communities to achieve success both on and off the...
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Julia R. Masterman Library: A "Sneak Peek" Celebration
Last year, the Community Design Collaborative helped Julia R. Masterman’s Home & School Association develop a game plan for transforming its dark, cluttered, and outdated...
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Green Schoolyards Service Grants
Green schoolyards have gained international attention as an innovative way to enhance learning and play. Locally, the City of Philadelphia has embraced green schoolyards as a...
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McCall Elementary Greening
It's elementary! Our Collaborative design team began their project to redesign McCall Elementary's schoolyard by asking students, teachers, and parents about what they wanted....
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Great Ideas for Green Schoolyards
  Last week’s Transforming Urban Schoolyards design charrette demonstrated how both the visionary and the quotidian must be considered in the greening of schoolyards. How do...
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Victory Laps
Two nonprofits that got their projects started with help from the Collaborative reached the final stretch last week. Greening Greenfield received a grant of $50,000 from the...
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