Designing Recovery Housing
Interview with JUANITA VALDEZ-COX, Executive Director, LUPE (La Unión Del Pueblo Entero), and BRENT BROWN, Founder, bcWORKSHOP (Building Community Workshop) By Cynthia Smith Cynthia Smith (CS): Juanita, can you tell me how LUPE (La Unión Del Pueblo Entero) started and how the organization works? Juanita Valdez-Cox (JV): LUPE was founded in 1989 in California by...
24 Hours in America – Thoughts on the Social Impact Design Summit
Going to New York from India for a day-long meeting was absurd to my wife. I was excited: a global meet-up on socially responsible design; one Asian among 50 odd Americans; big names among participants, sponsors, donors and a weekend that would allow me to see the World Trade Center monument. For such a short...
Design for the Other 90% Panel – Paul Polak
Paul Polak, Founder, International Development Enterprises