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Coming Soon - FontAid IV ampersand font to aid Haiti

Friday, February 5, 2010

Coming soon - Font Aid IV: Coming Together, a Collaborative Typeface

The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) has announced the Font Aid IV project to raise funds for Doctors Without Borders to assist with their relief efforts in Haiti. Ascender has contributed to a typeface being developed for this effort. When the font is completed, hopefully next week sometime, it will be available from and other type resellers. Chank Diesel is doing the heavy lifting on this project, and here is a sample of the work in progress.