For more than 30 years, Destination Imagination, Inc. has been proud to honor and award various individuals and organizations for their global gifts in the world of creativity and critical thinking, and their dedication to making the world a better place in which to live. This year, we’re proud to announce that this year’s Risorgimento Award will be presented to the Mayo Clinic.
The Mayo Clinic has been dedicated to serving humanity through hope and healing, including making significant contributions in the fields of medicine and science that have transformed the healthcare industry for an astounding 150 years. As an organization that "thinks big, starts small and moves fast," the Mayo Clinic recognizes and stresses the need for invaluable 21st century skills, including collaboration, communication, teamwork and building on one another's ideas, to create technological innovations that will not only continue to advance medical science, but will inspire hope and empower millions of people around the world. Every day, they use design thinking and scientific process to create new, innovative ways to better the world, and we couldn't be happier to award such a pioneering organization for their remarkable accomplishments.