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Hello, friends! Having bid a tearful goodbye to Cape Town (only for a little while!), Julie and I (the Youth Design Studio team!) are back in our other-mother-cities, Stockholm and San Diego respectively.  As we continue to work toward making Youth Design Studio a cross-continental reality, we are so incredibly grateful for the support we […More]

March 14th, 2014 by imblog

imagine more san diego 1 Cardboard Nutella, Lonely Bricks & Miracles: (Mis)Adventures in Design

“I don’t think its theirs,” I said. “But they’re homeless, what if they need it?” countered my partner-in-crime. “If they needed it, don’t you think they’d have taken it by now?” “Maybe it’s like, in their territory!” “It’s just sitting there, and it’s not like it’s right in their camp, it’s a ways away. Besides, […More]

February 22nd, 2014 by imblog

Julie Africa 817_cropped Youth Design Studio: Project Inspiration

Because very few of you out there have actually read our project application for the Cape Town 2014 World Design Capital, you may be wondering why we’re doing what we’re doing.  In case you’re behind the times and have no idea what we’re doing at all: Youth Design Studio is a sustainable design class that […More]

February 18th, 2014 by imblog

imagine more youth design studio Happy Valentine’s Day!

Dear Wonderful Friends, from Imagine More!  Valentine’s Day is actually my favorite holiday, because it’s always been an excuse for me to tell all the awesome people in my life just how incredibly awesome they are.  In that spirit, we at Imagine More would like to take this opportunity to thank EVERYONE who has been […More]

February 14th, 2014 by imblog

WDC641_youthdesignstudio_1920x1080 Big News from Imagine More!

Here we are in Cape Town, working furiously toward making Youth Design Studio a reality!  Last night we pitched our project to the World Design Capital crowd, including potential investors and collaborators.  We’ve already had some wonderful feedback, including several people who want to volunteer to speak to the class.  We’re so excited that people […More]

February 12th, 2014 by imblog

Imagine More Nonprofit San Diego Hello from Imagine More!!

Hello, World!! This is the inaugural blog for Imagine More, a San Diego, California-based nonprofit organization dedicated to environmental education, youth empowerment, and sustainability in communities.  We hope you’ll keep up with us as we help forward-thinking, sustainability-driven people and organizations get from where they are to where they want to go – while, at […More]

February 1st, 2014 by imblog