17 Jun 2018

Hubcast Episode 2: The Building(s)

Episode Length: 42:10 In this week’s episode of Hubcast, hear our building owner’s story from his grandfather’s immigration to the United States, how he built a small business that eventually became a fixture of the neighborhood. Bob Masin discusses the evolution of his family’s’ furniture business – why he and his son chose to relocate the … Continue reading →Hubcast Episode 2: The Building(s)
14 Jun 2018

We’re a B Corp!

We’re proud to share that we have just received confirmation that Impact Hub Seattle has been re-certified as a B Corporation for the third time since our first certification in 2014! What are B Corporations? B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or USDA Organic certification is to milk. B … Continue reading →We’re a B Corp!
11 Jun 2018

Hubcast Episode 1: How to Build an Impact Hub

Episode Length: 1:13:12 In this episode: Hear from two of Impact Hub Seattle’s co-founders on how they created a space for like-minded people to collaborate and share ideas on how to make the world a better place. See how important it is to build your network and maintain those relationships. Is it possible to invest … Continue reading →Hubcast Episode 1: How to Build an Impact Hub
11 Jun 2018

Mapping Seattle’s Social Innovation Ecosystem

Announcing a new Impact Hub Seattle initiative – download our full plan.  Since Impact Hub Seattle was founded over 5 years ago, we’ve learned that the gap between what is possible in terms of social innovation in Seattle and our day-to-day reality is baffling. The outcomes and innovation as a result of passion, money and effort being … Continue reading →Mapping Seattle’s Social Innovation Ecosystem
01 Jun 2018

What We Learned in our Communities for Change project

Impact Hub Seattle hosted an 8-week social innovation lab in January, February and March this year. See our invitation for this program here. Read on to learn why we did it and what we’ve learned along the way. Impact Hub Seattle is both a physical space in Pioneer Square and an expansive network of roughly … Continue reading →What We Learned in our Communities for Change project
29 May 2018

[Watch Now] Stories of Resilience: Indigenous Womxn of Seattle

This is a recording of Impact Hub Seattle’s first “Stories of Resilience” event – an evening of stories from resilient and powerful Indigenous women. These stories, told by Native women, resisting the colonial mindset and forging new pathways that are rooted in the ancient traditions of our ancestors. Modern expressions of the visions of those … Continue reading →[Watch Now] Stories of Resilience: Indigenous Womxn of Seattle
20 May 2018

Constant Gardeners: how Impact Hub’s Host Team cultivates community

☑️Apply Now To Become A Host! What Is An Impact Hub Host? By Merilee Jones, Impact Hub Seattle’s Operations Manager When I first stepped into my role as Operations Manager, my first task was to take the reins of the Host Program and get a new cohort off the ground. I felt ridiculous trying to … Continue reading →Constant Gardeners: how Impact Hub’s Host Team cultivates community
14 May 2018

Spoke Activation: SDG’s 3 + 4

Six weeks ago, we announced that we were organizing our programmatic efforts to the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals and we asked our community to help us map where they are most interested in making an impact. More than 400 people responded, and the above image is a quick snapshot of what they’re interested … Continue reading →Spoke Activation: SDG’s 3 + 4
13 May 2018

Take on the TOMMY HILFIGER Social Innovation Challenge

This global initiative aims to support entrepreneurial start-up and scale-up stage businesses that are developing solutions with a positive social impact on the fashion value chain. Seven finalists will be invited to develop their project plans with the support of a team of dedicated TOMMY HILFIGER experts during a one-week sprint at the Tommy Innovation … Continue reading →Take on the TOMMY HILFIGER Social Innovation Challenge