Games for Change receives two grants from the NEA

We’re excited to share that Games for Change is slated to receive its first-ever support from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in their inaugural year of supporting games as an artistic medium. Since 1965, the NEA has awarded more than $4 billion to support artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities. The NEA… Read more »

How MTV is using digital media and youth engagement to create change

If  you were one of the millions of people who downloaded the game Angry Birds Space a few days ago, you might have run across this unique clip… As someone who has been playing video games and watching MTV his entire life, this unique partnership struck me as extremely curious. Why did MTV, the pop… Read more »

Games for Change Meetup Spotlight: Italy

Games for Change Italy Meetup Organizer Ivan Venturi introducing the crowd to “special” gamesFasten your seat belts, we are landing in Bologna, Italy!  A recent party and Games for Change Meetup in Italy brought together some of country’s most engaged app developers, universities, those working in the public sector, and “special’ games creators (Italians prefer to use… Read more »