Imagine products that could help...
One and half million domestic workers.
Eight million households without a bank account.
Twenty million families depending on food stamps.
Learn more about what our fellows and their teams are building.
We hope you can join us.
August 14th, 2014
150 Court st. 2nd Floor,
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Who Are They Designing For?
After arriving from Facebook, Fast Company or their most recent start-up, our fellows
criss crossed New York from Brownsville to the Bronx, learning more potential
solutions to problems facing the 25 million low income American families.
Meet the Fellows!
Margo & Team - Community College Students
Margo & team are designing an interactive mobile dashboard for college students that will help keep them on track to graduate.
Ciara & Team - Domestic Workers
Ciara & team is designing mobile business tools for housecleaners. NeatStreak manages cleaners' most important business asset - their relationships with their current clients - by helping cleaner and client to agree on tasks and negotiate changes.
Steph & Avi - Underbanked
Steph and Avi & team are designing for the underbanked. They will unveil a web-based tool to help the un- and underbanked find the right financial products and offer solutions to the barriers that keep them from accessing these services.
Jimmy & Team - Food Stamp Recipients
Jimmy & team are designing for the tens of millions of low-income Americans who qualify for government benefits. They built a simple mobile enrollment tool for food stamps as the first pillar of work to make it easier for people to navigate government applications.
Shazad & Team - First Time Smartphone Users
Shazad & team are designing for those under-using the power of their smartphone. They will share a launcher app designed to provide a simplified experience for first-time smartphone users.