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Awards | CORE77

2019 Winner - Service Design

Civilla’s Project Re:Form honored in global Core77 Design Awards for Service Design and Social Impact

press | nPR

How Michigan used Human-Centric Design to make its Public Benefits Process more User Friendly

Civilla’s work featured by Stateside on Michigan Radio

Awards | GovTech MagazinE

Top 25 Dreamers, Doers, and Drivers of 2019

Civilla honored as one of the top innovators in the public sector by GovTech Magazine

Awards | Harvard UniversitY

Top 25 Innovations in American Government

Civilla’s work in government recognized by Harvard University in 2018

Awards | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Top 100 Organizations Moving Society Forward

Civilla honored by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in 2018 YBCA100 List

books | lean impact

Lean Impact - How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good

Civilla’s work featured in Lean Impact for transcending the barriers to innovation in the impact space

Press | State scoop

Five States to Modernize Eligibility Systems in New Pilot Partnership

Civilla’s work in the Integrated Benefits Initiative featured in StateScoop

Press | GovTech Magazine

A Blueprint for Human-Centered Change

Civilla’s Health and Human Services work featured in GovTech Magazine

Awards | International Design Awards

Gold Award – Design for Society

Civilla’s Project Re:Form wins Gold in 2018 International Design Awards (IDA)

awards | Driven x Design

Gold Award – Government Experience

Civilla’s Project Re:Form wins Gold Award in Government Experience by Driven x Design

Press | Crains

Civilla, Code for America Team Up to Improve Public Benefit Applications

Civilla’s mobile technology pilot featured in Crain’s Detroit

Press | Bridge Magazine

Michigan Tames a 18,409 Word Testament to Bureaucracy Run Amok

Civilla’s application redesign featured in Bridge Magazine

Press | GovTech Magazine

Michigan Scales Back Massive Applications Process with Human-Centered Design

Civilla’s application redesign featured in GovTech Magazine

Press | Bridge Magazine

Death to Government Mumbo Jumbo

Civilla’s approach to plain language featured in Bridge Magazine

press | harvard business review

To Persuade People, Trade PowerPoint for Papier-Mache

Civilla’s storytelling methodology featured in Harvard Business Review