Design for Social Impact: Projects specifically designed to directly benefit social, humanitarian, community or environmental causes. Examples include: community or environmental impact initiatives, products for underrepresented communities, distribution systems, disaster relief, etc.
This year's Design for Social Impact team was led by Bryan Lee Jr., Founder of Colloqate. Joining him on the panel were Marquise Stillwell, Founder and Principal of openbox, Mike Ford, Founder of Hip Hop Architecture, Paola Aguirre, Founder of BORDERLESS, and Pascale Sablan, Founder and Executive Director of Beyond the Built Environment.
The Core77 Design Awards Design for Social Impact Honorees are as follows: