Creators are changemakers, and Unity is their platform for making an impact. Many creators around the globe are using Unity to tell stories or build tools that will have a positive and meaningful impact on society, their communities, and the planet. We founded Unity for Humanity to celebrate these creators and support their journey to change lives and improve our world.
Unity for Humanity Program: Call for Submissions
The Unity for Humanity Program provides selected impact-driven Made with Unity projects with funding, mentorship, and technical and marketing assistance. We collaborate with creators and social entrepreneurs developing real-time 3D projects that inspire meaningful change.
Check back in early 2021 for information on the next call for submissions.
Rare Beauty Challenge
Unity Social Impact has partnered with Rare Beauty to underscore technology’s potential to impact and inform the challenges and treatment of mental health. We’ve created the Unity for Humanity Rare Beauty Challenge to specifically support creators addressing mental health and wellbeing, with a focus on underserved communities. The Challenge closed January 15, 2021. Winners will be announced in May 2021.
The Unity for Humanity program is guided by two goals:
Promoting empathy, respect and opportunity: We recognize and support creators with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.
Amplifying impact: We provide opportunities for creators to foster a more sustainable and inclusive world.
See how creators use Unity to drive meaningful change.
COVID-19 VR medical training scenarios
Developed by emergency medicine physicians working on the front lines in COVID hot zones, these simulations train medical staff to safely practice COVID-19 triage, medical management, and the donning and removal of personal protective equipment.
Wildeverse is an AR mobile game that takes users on conservation missions into the jungle from their own home, garden or street as part of a movement of "urban conservationists.” It builds a deeper understanding of what it takes to protect wildlife and the last wild spaces on earth they call home.
VR of world's first 3D printed home community
New Story and Unity created an immersive VR experience to fight homelessness, showing the world’s first 3D-printed homes, currently under construction in Mexico. VR engages a larger donor base to walk through the novel 3D-printed homes without traveling.
This interactive AR documentary explores Muslim identity in the U.S. at an airport border. Using a Hololens, players interrogate a hologram passenger in a strikingly personal encounter until a participant decides whether to let the hologram into the country – or not.
The Clean A\R app uses modelled air quality data from Kings College in the UK to help visualize the pollution in a user’s current location. The app is being integrated into a robust social media campaign that aims to raise awareness and change policy to improve air quality.
Kusunda is an interactive VR documentary that explores what makes a language fall asleep and what it takes to wake one up. Kusunda takes users on an immersive journey to Nepal to meet an Indigenous community that’s making efforts to revitalize their mother tongue.
Unity for Humanity Summit, October 21–22 2020
The Unity for Humanity Summit is a free, two-day online event spotlighting how creators around the globe are harnessing real-time 3D technology to power real-world change. Discussions and presentations help social impact-driven creators to learn, connect, and celebrate their work and to inspire and empower more people to create for change.