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We use design to create inclusive, outcome focused change.
We enable collaborators to take a human-centred approach to innovation to design with people and empower communities.
We bring together non-profit partners, government, philanthropists, businesses, and the community to design for a better future.
Explore the fascinating world of social innovation and design with Responsible Disruption, The Social Impact Lab's podcast. Immerse yourself in the realm of responsible disruption as we navigate ambiguity and uncover how design can drive positive social change. The podcast takes you on a journey of discovery and conversation, featuring interviews with leading social innovators and designers, along with in-depth discussions on the design process and its real-world applications. Providing valuable insights and inspiration, Responsible Disruption is a must-listen for anyone passionate about creating positive change. Our storytelling extends beyond the ordinary, shedding light on impactful Social Impact Lab projects like the "Pay What You Want" market. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting, tune in to explore the transformative power of design in shaping social impact.
If you're eager to explore the process and outcomes of community co-design projects that are unfolded in other communities, you're in the right place. Click here to delve into the inspiring stories of collaborative initiatives where communities, much like ours, have come together to shape their own destinies.
United Way Fort McMurray and Wood Buffalo recognizes that we live, work and serve communities on Treaty 8 territory, the ancestral and traditional land of the Cree, Dene, and Métis people. We honour and acknowledge the Indigenous ancestors who marked these lands for generations and whose languages, histories and cultures continue to influence our vibrant region. Together may we all be stewards of the land.