Like Kanye West, I too "...really do believe the world can be saved through design." Which is why I'm excited to announce a new collaboration between eyewear startup sensation Warby Parker and Architecture for Humanity. Equally driven to do good, the two organizations now make it easy for style-conscious consumers to support the cause:
Buy cool frames like these...
...and a portion of your purchase helps projects like this
Mahiga Rainwater Court, Nyeri, Kenya as featured in the award-winning documentary Building Hope
The Mahiga Rainwater Court is an elegant structure that serves its rural Kenyan community in ingenious ways: for the cost of a well, Architecture for Humanity built a full-size basketball court that collects enough water for the sanitation, drinking, and cooking needs of a nearby school. It's just one of many projects, at home and abroad, where good design is having a major impact. So get your specs (here and here) and do some good!
Images: Architecture for Humanity, Warby Parker