Program Brief: Freedom by Design (FBD)

Responsible Unit
American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), Minnesota Chapter

Type of Work
Volunteer assistance in accessible design and building.

Description
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

Geographic Scope
Minnesota

Contact
Andrew Tisue, FBD captain

John Kretchmer, FBD co-captain

Websites

Eligibility
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.

Duration
Varies

Community Partners, Participants, and Clients
The American Institute of Architecture Students

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