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Cooper Hewitt Design Salon: Social Impact

How can designers change the paradigm of creative production to amplify emerging creatives’ ideas, support individuals to be self-sufficient, and use design radically to solve global issues? Join Cooper Hewitt and 2020 National Design Award winners Abrima Erwiah of Studio One Eighty Nine (Emerging Designer Award), Aziz Hasan of Kickstarter (Design Visionary Award) and Angela… Read more »

Catapult Design Receives Cooper Hewitt’s National Design Award

This prestigious award recognizes Catapult’s innovation and impact in its work as a global social impact design firm. With this, we are incredibly honored to share this award with all of the other inspiring creatives committed to building a more healthy, resilient, and just world. Thank you Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, this year’s jury, and those… Read more »

Newsletter Spring 2020

Learn how we’re designing for a more resilient and equal future – here.

Routes2Results + Catapult Design Partnership Announcement

We’re excited to share our partnership with Routes2Results, built on our shared ethos and agile approach to research, design, and organizational capacity building.  By partnering, we are able to offer a complete package of our complimentary skills and deep expertise in helping our clients explore, prototype, and realize solutions capable of driving social change. Through… Read more »

Launching Catapult East Africa Hub!

We are launching the Catapult Design East Africa Regional Hub! Catapult is partnering with Implement, a Kenya-based design firm run by Payan ole-MoiYoi, in order to develop high-quality and appropriate products and services capable of driving positive change in Africa and beyond. Through the Hub, both organizations are able to leverage each other’s expertise, capacity, and strategic locations… Read more »

Project ACTION: Prioritizing User Needs to Accelerate Contraceptive Innovation

We’re excited to announce our latest collaboration! Project ACTION aims to better understand and prioritize unmet needs of women related to modern contraceptive methods in order to catalyze opportunities and innovation in contraceptive product development. Our team of human-centered designers, market researchers, and expert/strategic advisers includes Catapult Design, Matchboxology, PSI, along with independent advisors. The… Read more »

Campaign Rebrand Brings Audience Perceptions Into Focus, Get Ahead CO

See original post here The Piton Foundation has operated the Tax Credits for Working Families Public Information Campaign for more than 25 years to ensure Colorado families are taking advantage of valuable tax credits like the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), which is proven to lift families out of poverty. We enlisted Catapult Design, with support from Causal Design, to develop… Read more »

How do you say “entrepreneur” in Navajo?

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $25 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2018.  Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant to Catapult Design and Native Realities to support their work to redefine Indigenous entrepreneurship. The Art Works… Read more »