Program Brief: Freedom by Design (FBD)
American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), Minnesota Chapter
Type of Work
Volunteer assistance in accessible design and building.
Students assist in design and construction that aims to improve conditions for elderly and disabled persons. A professional architect mentors the students for each project
Andrew Tisue, FBD captain
John Kretchmer, FBD co-captain
It is not required that volunteers are members of AIAS to be involved with FBD, but it is encouraged. Eligible recipients of assistance are low-income elderly and disabled individuals and community organizations that provide services for elderly and disabled persons.
Community Partners, Participants, and Clients
The American Institute of Architecture Students