Design THinking Philanthropy Resources


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


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


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


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


External Resources's Recommended Reading List -

Toolkits and Resources's Virtual Crash Course's bootcamp bootleg

IDEO.ORG's Human Centered Design Toolkit

IDEO's Design Thinking for Educators

Frog Design Collective Action Toolkit

Applied Design Thinking blogs

Stanford's Hasso Plattner Institute of Design ( Fellows blog

Human Centered Design for Cultural Institutions by Dana Mitroff Silvers

Design Thinking Philanthropy by Nadia Roumani