Barn Raising

Instead of "building for" we "build with" the communities their own home, partnering with NGOs like Habitat for Humanity

Community-based design

Using the Apps tool and working in large groups o f over 1,000 neighbors, residents can transform their neighborhoods interacting with planners and builders, promote their small businesses and start improvement initiatives taking ownership of their place and their lives.

Marsha Simon and Tessa Steinkamp, from the Netherlands, are our team leaders and the creators of this new methodology that includes not only technology, but, most importantly, teaching community and projects leaders to see and live the neighborhoods they want to help -"tasting the soup" they want to make with their co-workers in the "city's kitchen"