RISE IN THE CITY
2017-18, RISE will deliver a new building to the God’s Love Centre orphanage in Lesotho, Southern Africa using the in loco approach, a hands-on design and building experience, focused on knowledge exchange, capacity building, cooperation and development. This, combined with entrepreneurship training, will enable the orphanage to become more self-sustaining by launching income generating activities.
Watch Video: https://riseint.org/inloco2018/
AEC CARES/Project Philadelphia
Revitalize the Recreation Center in underserved section of Sharswood as part of AEC Cares’ annual “blitz build.” AEC Cares was able to dramatically transform the Philadelphia Athletic Recreation Center in one single, incredible day.
- Used by hundreds of children for after school/ sports programs, the Athletic Recreation Center was in need of repair and upgrades.
- 150 volunteers including architects, engineers and contractors tackled projects across the recreation center to make it more welcoming and functional.