September 8-15, 2018

WHAT? A week to celebrate community-based work across the country.  Volunteer coordinated events will offer programs and activities unique to each community. These activities may include: tours, presentations, sharing best practices/lessons learned, design charrettes, service projects, etc. – documented through photos/videos with the hashtag (sharing the collective impact and outreach of those doing this work across the country).

WHEN? Our fourth annual event will be held over a whole week - Saturday, September 8 through Saturday, September 15, 2018

WHO? Design Centers, Community Designers, past present and future clients, community volunteers, and interested community members may all participate in an effort to promote and share community-based work. 

WHERE? Communities across the country

WHY? To promote and share community-based work in our communities.

HOW TO? Check out this PDF to learn more about how to plan your own #CommunityDesignDay event: HowTo_CommunityDesignDay Flyer.pdf


Help Organize #CommunityDesignDays in Your Community: If you are interested in organizing and being a part of these great days of community design, fill out our form here and ACD will help to promote your event and help get additional participants. Make sure you spread the word and use the hashtag. Questions??? Send them to