Design Assistance Day partners local volunteer design professionals with small local business owners or nonprofit agencies for a 90-minute conceptual design session. Information on securing funding and partnership opportunities for your
project will be provided.
Projects we consider but are not limited to
Commercial façade improvements
Adaptive building reuse
Vacant lot redevelopment
Community gardens or greening plans
Landscape and site improvements
Are you a small business owner or a small nonprofit and have ideas for how to improve the exterior of your building? Please fill out the application form to receive assistance.
Unsure if Design Assistance if for you? Check out our client guide.
Are you an architect that would like to volunteer 90 minutes of your time to help local businesses and nonprofits with a simple conceptual design? Please fill out our volunteer application.
Design Assistance Day in Beechmont September 2017
Design Assistance Day in Shelby Park March 2017
To have your neighborhood considered for a future Design Assistance Day, please email