Design THinking Philanthropy Resources

Initiatives

Effective Philanthropy Lab, housed at Stanford PACS, directed by Nadia Roumani

Papers

Problem Solving, Human-Centered Design, and Strategic Processes, Paul Brest, Nadia Roumani, and Jason Bade

Design Thinking and Strategic Philanthropy - Raikes Foundation Case Study, Nadia Roumani, Paul Brest and Olivia Vagelos

Webinars

Stanford Social Innovation Review Webinar Series "Design Thinking for Social Change"

- Design Thinking to Solve Social Problems with Nadia Roumani, October 2015

- Design Thinking to Drive Organizational Strategy with Nadia Roumani and Paul Brest, November 2015

Blog

Think Like a Designer for Greater Impact in Philanthropy, Exponent Philanthropy PhilanthroFiles Blog, September 2015

 

External Resources

d.school's Recommended Reading List - 

http://dschool.stanford.edu/recommended-reading/

Toolkits and Resources

d.school's Virtual Crash Course

http://dschool.stanford.edu/dgift/

d.school's bootcamp bootleg

dbootleg.stanford.edu

IDEO.ORG's Human Centered Design Toolkit

hdconnect.org

IDEO's Design Thinking for Educators

designthinkingforeducators.com

Frog Design Collective Action Toolkit

http://www.frogdesign.com/work/frog-collective-action-toolkit.html

Applied Design Thinking blogs

Stanford's Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school) Fellows blog

http://dschool.stanford.edu/fellowships/

Human Centered Design for Cultural Institutions by Dana Mitroff Silvers

http://designthinkingformuseums.net

Design Thinking Philanthropy by Nadia Roumani

designthinkingphilanthropy.com