Seeing is believing.
Our Impact Around The Country
Do you believe that... 3rd graders can shut down a drug house? 5th graders can create a pipeline between farmers and food deserts? High school students can increase support for mental health at their school? We do.
At DFC, we not only believe, we have seen what is possible when students are given the tools to drive social change in their community.
students in the USA have changed their community in a positive way through Design for Change
of teachers surveyed report that DFC increased students' self-motivation to complete tasks and persist through obstacles
surveyed report that DFC increased students' empathy for the experiences of others
surveyed report that DFC increased students' engagement with problem-solving for their schools or communities*
Real Stories of Change
Real Project Videos
2018 Ambassador Team
By The Bellaire School (P.S. 135Q)
Queens, New York, NY
2017 Ambassador Team
"H.O.P.E : Have Only Positive Expectations"
By Washington Elementary
2016 Ambassador Team
"Supporting Refugees in Our Community"
By Exploris School
2015 Ambassador Team
By John Winthrop School (City Year)
2014 Ambassador Team
By Charles Rice Learning Center (ACU)
2013 Ambassador Team
"Crazy Horse School"
By The Crazy Horse School (TFA)
Pine Ridge, SD