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Over the past 25 years, the Community Design Collaborative has supported tremendous community reinvestment driven by nonprofit grassroots neighborhood organizations. Join us! 
Designers, educators, and families collaborating at our 2015 Play Space Design Charrette.

Our work is supported by teams of professional design volunteers and donors like you, who share a larger vision for a better Philadelphia.  In 2016 alone, Collaborative staff coordinated volunteer engagement with 23 community-based organizations, leveraging more than 9,300 hours valued at nearly $990,000 in pro bono preliminary design assistance.  We are deeply grateful for your support! 

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The Community Design Collaborative is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, United Way Donor Choice #12699. A copy of the Collaborative's registration and financial information may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1.800.732.0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. A copy of the Collaborative's IRS Form 990 information return is available at



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