BarnRaise, a two day maker conference that harnesses local design talent to tackle local community challenges through co-creation of product and service development. Hosted by Capital One, this event provides non-profits with viable, implementable solutions and ties back to the social impact work and initiatives of the company.
In this engagement, we tell the story of Year Up + Capital One team's experience from beginning to end and the important outcomes that were developed as they tackle the issue of economic challenges, in this case transportation access challenges hindering future career opportunities. The team hosted a 2 day journey mapping and ideation session with Year Up’s Leadership team and students.
The team consisted of Year Up staff and designers in Washington DC. Jenny Kempson and Mindy Gold were the team's Co-leads. Video produced by Bryan Tamayo.