Design, Dine, make a Difference 2022: A Celebration of Heritage

Each year the region’s A+D community comes together to celebrate sustainable designs in support of Surge’s mission. This year’s theme, Design through the Decades – challenges designers to create a conscious piece honouring the 20s/ 50s/ 70s & 90s, iconic years that impacted all forms of design, from the fine and decorative arts to fashion, film, photography and product design.

Surge for Water invests in communities through safe water and sanitation solutions to help end the cycle of poverty. Surge Middle East increases awareness of the global water crisis, contributing to a culture that cares, feels responsible and practices sustainable daily habits to preserve local water resources.

What’s New

Latest News on Surge for Water:

Surge 2022 Winners Announced

Following days of nail-biting live-voting on Love That Design, and some (read: a lot of) contemplation from the judges, nine design firms took home coveted Surge Awards after a lively gala. Take a look at those who emerged victorious.

Meet DDD 2022 Headline Sponsor: Acoulite

This year, Surge’s ‘Design, Dine, Make a Difference’ Gala celebrates the rich cultural heritage that makes this such a unique and thriving community.

Meet DDD 2022 Headline Sponsor: MVP Tech

This year, Surge’s ‘Design, Dine, Make a Difference’ Gala celebrates the rich cultural heritage that makes this such a unique and thriving community.

Meet DDD 2022 Headline Sponsor: Sedus

This year, Surge’s ‘Design, Dine, Make a Difference’ Gala celebrates the rich cultural heritage that makes this such a unique and thriving community.

Meet Surge’s DDD 2022 Community Developer Sponsors

Meet Surge’s DDD 2022 Community Developer Sponsors

Meet Surge's DDD 2022 Global Advocate Sponsors

Meet Surge’s DDD 2022 Global Advocate Sponsors

COMPANIES:

Surge for Water

ADDRESS:

International Humanitarian City, Office 208,
Dubai
United Arab Emirates

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Surge for Water invests in safe water, sanitation, hygiene and menstrual health solutions to help end the cycle of poverty.

Founded in 2008, Surge has impacted over 1,000,000 people in 11 countries. Our work includes: construction of wells, springs, rainwater harvesting systems; installation of household and community water filters; construction of toilets; and the implementation of customized hygiene and menstrual health education programs. Surge is actively delivering its sustainable, holistic, community led programs in Haiti, the Philippines and Uganda. Through our work, entire communities have seen improvements in infrastructure, health, dignity, education, income, and many other advances in the overall well-being for generations to come.

Surge is headquartered in Chicago, USA with a branch office in Dubai.

 

Contact Details:
International Humanitarian City,
Office 208,Dubai, UAE

Team members:

Founder

Shilpa Alva

Founder & Executive Director at Surge. 

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Executive Director

Marita Peters

Middle East Executive Director at Surge.

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Design Director

Mriganka Travasso

Creative Director at The Total Office Partner at styleGREEN Founder at Plumsheep and Design Director at Surge.

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