Archinect - News 2014-07-22T11:52:01-04:00 Cameron Sinclair and Kate Stohr, co-founders of Architecture for Humanity, to step down and help form a five-year strategic vision Archinect 2013-09-09T16:41:00-04:00 >2013-09-16T23:55:36-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="414" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In planning for the organization&rsquo;s further growth, Sinclair and Stohr are transitioning out of their roles to push the advancement of Architecture for Humanity, while also enabling the founders to explore new ventures. &ldquo;It&rsquo;s great to see something you started evolve into an institution. We are excited about the future of the organization and plan to continue lending support in whatever ways we can,&rdquo; says Kate Stohr, Co-Founder, Architecture for Humanity.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>Full press release...</em></p> <p> Architecture for Humanity Launches <a href="" target="_blank">5 Year Strategic Plan</a> and Fund To Offer Expanded Design Services to Build Resilient and Healthy Communities.</p> <p> After 15 years of Leadership co-founders, Cameron Sinclair and Kate Stohr to Transition from Organization and Launch Fund to Support Future Growth.</p> <p> Since 1999, San Francisco based non-profit Architecture for Humanity has been committed to providing architectural design and construction services to communities in need around the world. Co-founded by Cameron Sinclair and Kate Stohr, the non-profit has responded to 15 natural and man-made disasters, completed over 300 projects in 47 countries, expanded to 63 chapters across the world, and has nurtured a network of more than 75,000 architects, professionals and volunteers committed to making a positive impact through architecture.</p> <p> Architecture for Humanity was founded as an initiative of Sinclair, an architectural designer and Stohr, a journalist and TV/web produc...</p> Just released: Design Like You Give A Damn [2]: Building Change From The Ground Up Alexander Walter 2012-05-02T18:56:00-04:00 >2012-05-03T12:11:03-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architecture for Humanity</a> front man, and long-time Archinect contributor, Cameron Sinclair is proud to announce the launch of the second edition of his game-changing book, <em>Design Like You Give A Damn</em> -&nbsp; a "handbook for anyone committed to building a more sustainable future."</p> <p> <em>Dear Friends,<br> It has been 6 years since the release of Design Like You Give A Damn [1] and we are honored to announce the release of a follow-up companion artfully titled Design Like You Give A Damn [2]. Packed with more than 100 case studies, one-on-one interviews, an extensive 'how to' financing section and the history of Architecture for Humanity 2006-2011. Like the first, ALL PROCEEDS will go to supporting our programs but this time we will let Amazon do all the shipping....</em></p> <p> <em>Get it today, buy for your 10 closest friends and make us the number one design book in America!</em></p> <p> <em><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a></em></p> <p> <em>Get the book before May 24th and tweet/facebook a photo of yourself (or a pet) holding your f...</em></p> Cameron Sinclair Becomes Advisor to Obama Administration Paul Petrunia 2011-05-20T11:51:16-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="" width="272" height="304" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Earlier this month, the Obama Administration under the USAID (United States Agency for International Development) launched the advisory committee on voluntary foriegn aid (ACVFA). On that list advisors was none other than Cameron Sinclair, a person who has revolutionized the way we think and speak about people and architectural spaces, and actually acts and implements these thoughts and words into reality.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>