ignite MODE: Social Innovation Edition
Thanks to the dedication and flexibility of our mentors, they represent an authentic innovative spirit of Pittsburgh! These experts demonstrated exceptional ability to adapt to the needs of early stage projects, help focus their message, and create action plans to move forward.
Special thanks to event coordinator, NSR Director of Social Impact Vivian Lee Croft, our entire board of directors and partners for a great event!
Hear about the event + projects from ignite MODE v1 participants by selecting an image below:
The Brewhouse Association provides artists with the support necessary to foster invention, creation, and collaboration, and encourage creative risk-taking and the ruthless pursuit of artistic excellence. Learn more about their organization and work here.
The Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization is an association of residents and community stakeholders focused on supporting growth of the riverfront park and trail system, enhance walkability, promote community greening and public art, and sense of community. Get involved and contact them today.
Tony Macklin, Evelyn Gardner, Christopher Whitlach, Garrett Cooper, Irwin Hurst, Bethany Tucke, Jeffrey Dorsey, Jessica Strong, Katie Hale, Justin Forzano, Adam Nelson, Luqmon Abdus-Salaam, Jennifer Flanagan, Michael Levenson, Amanda Trocki, Tad Hale, Ron Gaydos, Josh Lucas, Tom Jones, and Talia Piazza.
Breakout Sessions Experts:
Eric Davis of Elliot & Davis, PC (legal)
Victor Dozzi of Crawford Ellenbogen LLC (accounting)
Sarah Meyer & Eric Sloss of SHIFT Collaborative (design, branding).
Food provided by:
Funding and support for ignite MODE provided by Neighborhood Allies
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