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REGREEN is a comprehensive training program focused on energy-efficient residential remodeling. Launched in 2008, REGREEN was developed by the ASID Foundation and U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Using a holistic approach, the program combines whole-house systems thinking and professional integration to assist interior designers, contractors, builders, architects and anyone involve in home remodeling, including homeowners. The REGREEN website features a set of best practice guidelines, dynamic tools and online resources to help implement sustainable strategies in residential remodeling projects.



The ASID Foundation has published the first professional guide to evidence-based design for residential designers, Researching Home: Evidence-Based Residential Design. The guide is available free for ASID members and $25 for non-members.

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Looking for Professional Development? Get Started with the ASID Leadership Academy

The leadership training and development opportunities provided by ASID to its volunteer leaders have long been cited by recipients as a major catalyst for both professional and personal growth. Now, through the generous support of the ASID Foundation, the ASID leadership “DNA” has been mapped and made available through the new ASID Leadership Academy.

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ASID Foundation Funds Evidence-based Research to Improve Workplace Design for Knowledge Workers


The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Foundation has selected two recipients for its third annual Transform grants for applied study in interior design and human behavior: 1) Cornell University and 2) Michigan State University. The efforts of these grant recipients will enable the interior design industry to improve workplace design and demonstrate its return on investment.

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ASID Foundation Welcomes the 2014 Board of Trustees

The ASID Foundation is thrilled to welcome the 2014 Board of Trustees who assume office on October, 1, 2013. The 7-member board is comprised of two officers (chair and chair-elect), four trustees and a liaison to the Society’s Board of Directors.

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The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Foundation is committed to providing the resources and tools necessary to ensure that interior design makes a positive impact, one that illuminates purpose, evaluates function, enhances well-being and transforms lives. As you reflect on the many opportunities you have to share with others, please show your commitment to the ASID Foundation. Your tax-deductible gift will help build a better design community, with the added benefit of supporting programs for those in need.

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