October 23, 2017

by: DCF Staff

Please join us for our annual AIGA DC Design Continuum fundraiser on Monday, Nov. 13, and help us fund the next generation of creative talent. Meet the 2017 scholarship recipients, Phoung Bai and Mikea Hughley, along with Mark Randall, the founder of Worldstudio and a 2017 AIGA Medalist — all while supporting a great cause.

Net proceeds from this event support the annual scholarship program. Donating directly to the AIGA DC Design Continuum Fund — whether before, during or after the event —  is considered a charitable donation and a tax benefit. Register now!

About the AIGA DC Design Continuum Fund
The AIGA DC Design Continuum Fund is an annual merit-based scholarship program that supports local design-minded students by offering them financial assistance to pursue their design education. Through the sustained support of Continuum Circle members and friends, AIGA DC built a design education endowment for the Design Continuum Fund, the future investments of which will provide ongoing support to the program.

AIGA DC has contributed to the education of 15 students since launching the Continuum Fund in 2007:

  • Joseph Cabato, 2008
  • Alfredo Ramirez, 2008
  • Sarah Machicado, 2009
  • Huong Le, 2010
  • Alexis Lovely, 2010
  • Jessica Kusuma, 2011
  • Courtney La Prince, 2011
  • Laura Guzman Aguilar, 2012-2013
  • Jene Adams, 2013-2014
  • Yathrib Ragsdale, 2014
  • Fred Lameck, 2015
  • Aurora Colon, 2016
  • Kariymah Murphy, 2016
  • Phoung Bai, 2017
  • Mikea Hughley, 2017

For more information about the AIGA DC Design Continuum Fund, or if you or your company are interested in becoming a supporting sponsor contact Dian Holton at dian@dc.aiga.org.

About Mark Randall
After 20 years as Principal Creative Director of Worldstudio, AIGA Medalist Mark Randall has launched B Line, a honey-based ice cream line. Randall still lectures regularly on social design at colleges and universities across the country and industry conferences, such as AIGA and HOW. Randall is also the co-founder and chair of “Impact! Design for Social Change” summer intensives at the School of Visual Arts in New York. He is a faculty member at Parsons School of Design as Assistant Professor of Strategic Design and Management, and serves as the Associate Director of Strategic Design and Management BBA. In addition, Randall has taught at Fordham University in New York and at Hartford University in Connecticut.

Big Thanks to Our Sponsor!
The Washington Post for hosting us in the East Tower Penthouse.

  • What: Annual AIGA DC Design Continuum Scholarship Benefit
  • When: November 13, 2017
  • Time: 6:30pm
  • Where: Washington Post
  • Tickets: Register via dc.aiga.org