Making the world a better place takes clarity. To be successful, communities and campaigns must rely on sound strategy and well-designed plans to keep everything on track. It’s a lot to juggle.

We see how inspired vision can become reality. We’ve helped scores of groups develop Creative Action Plans that stay focused on goals while deeply engaging people along the way. These are practical skills we’ve learned from more than 30 years in grassroots outreach. But what makes these efforts really work, is the passion, creativity, and drive we have to see dedicated people succeed.

Read on to see how “designing for social impact” provided the foundation for real and lasting social impact.

CERF+ The Artists Safety Net

From readiness to relief, CERF+ is dedicated to making sure that studio artists practicing a craft are able to do their work, protect their legacy and their lives.

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Making Time for Craft

Five leading craft schools in the US have joined together for this national initiative that celebrates the meaningful and sometimes life-changing “craft school experience.”

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Arts Ed Now!

Probably the two most important ingredients for the hope of the humanity: Art. Education. Together, they can transform our future.

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A Community Campaign

Partners for Health Foundation promotes health in 15 towns in northern New Jersey. To help “make the healthier choice the easy choice,” they launched an initiative to bring together organizations under one umbrella “Eat.Play.Live…Better” – and they started it in their own hometown of Montclair, NJ.

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Meatless Monday

You’ve probably heard of Meatless Monday by now. According to a 2011 Gallup poll, over 50% of Americans said that they had! This public awareness campaign originally kicked off in 2003 in conjunction with John’s Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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