Design LAB: Learn And Build is a design education program offered to Cincinnati area K-8 classrooms. This program is offered for free to area classrooms and is made possible by generous contributions from organizations and individuals. We need your support to make Design LAB a success. Join us in building into our future. Currently 56 teachers in 102 classrooms, 80 volunteers and approximately 1900 students across our community are working together to learn, create and innovate.

This year’s Educators’ Guide gives teachers a wealth of learning resources aligned with Ohio’s New Learning Standards so teachers can use Design LAB to enhance classroom learning in social studies, science, math, language arts, technology, and other subjects. Generous volunteers from architectural firms, construction companies, interior design studios and others will spend in excess of 600 hours working with students.

Please help us continue to improve and broaden this unique educational tool that engages students in real world solutions. Through Design LAB, we can introduce students to the built environment in a direct and enjoyable way, stoking their curiosity, creativity and understanding.

Checks can be made payable to The Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati.
Please contact us at 513-421-4469 or

Thank You to Our Current Supporters!

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