The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States. The mission and work of the United Nations are guided by the purposes and principles contained in its founding Charter.
Centro De Cultura Digital
El Centro de Cultura Digital is a multifunctional cultural complex in Mexico City focused on promoting digital arts. It was inaugurated in 2012. Learn more at their website.
Time Out Mexico
Time Out is the trusted global platform that inspires and enables people to experience the best of the city. Operating in 107 cities, across 39 countries, it has a monthly global audience reach of over 100 million across all platforms.
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
The mission of the Parks Conservancy is to preserve the Golden Gate National Parks, enhance the park visitor experience, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for the future.
They are a community-supported nonprofit organization transforming places—and people—through conservation and improvement of these remarkable national parks. Learn more at their website.
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Founded in 1981, the Museo Tamayo produces original exhibitions of the most representative aspects of the international contemporary art scene. In addition, it exhibits its modern and contemporary art collections as well as the oeuvre of its founder, the artist Rufino Tamayo. The Museo has the main aim of enhancing the aesthetic experience and critical sense of the various audiences through research and interpretation of its program.
Google for Entrepreneurs
Google for Entrepreneurs is a global outreach effort to empower startups and entrepreneurs around the world. It works to foster entrepreneurship in local communities and focus on equipping startups with products, technology, and free and open access to high quality content to help them succeed. The team runs over 50 efforts in over 100 countries. It partners with leading organizations and also runs its own programs likeCampus spaces.
UNICEF promotes the rights and wellbeing of every child, in everything we do. Together with our partners, we work in 190 countries and territories to translate that commitment into practical action, focusing special effort on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children, to the benefit of all children, everywhere
3Dmena is an advanced technologies incubator, social innovation hub, founding partner of Fab Lab Irbid and Refugee Open Ware (ROW).
New Lab: A Multidisciplinary Design & Technology Center
New Lab is an interdisciplinary space designed to support entrepreneurs working in emerging technologies such as robotics, artificial intelligence, and connected devices. Located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, the former epicenter of American shipbuilding is state-of-the-art once again.
Gaza Sky Geeks
Gaza Sky Geeks was launched with the recognition that consistent access to high-speed fiber internet could allow Gaza’s highly educated youth to side-step many of the current restrictions on the movement of people and goods that hamper the Gazan economy.
Founded in 2011 in partnership with Google and the international NGO Mercy Corps, we began by holding the first Startup Weekends in Gaza and expanding education about tech entrepreneurship. In 2014, we began working with individual startup founders to grow their businesses outside of Gaza and to develop our own incubation curriculum. In 2014 and 2015, we facilitated the first venture investments into Gazan startups.
Today, GSG is the leading co-working space, startup accelerator, and technology education hub in Gaza. We bring together online freelancers, outsourcers, and startup founders together under one roof to share ideas, learn, innovate, code, and geek out!
Impact Hub Kigali
Impact Hub Kigali connects like-minded drivers of positive change through office space, events, and a membership platform, providing an affordable and stimulating space of professional encouragement, collaboration, and connection. Impact Hubs around the world, exist to promote the success of grassroots ventures aiming to have a sustainable impact on their communities.
Stanford University is one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. It is located in Stanford, California.
University of Maryland
St. Edwards University
St. Edward’s University is a private, liberal arts Catholic university in the Holy Cross Tradition with more than 5,000 students. Located in Austin, Texas, with a network of partner universities around the world, St. Edward’s is a diverse community that offers undergraduate and graduate programs designed to inspire students with a global perspective. St. Edward's has been recognized for 12 consecutive years as one of "America's Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report, and ranks in the top 15 of Best Regional Universities in the Western Region. St. Edward’s has also been recognized by Forbes and the Center for College Affordability and Productivity.
Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service. Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Drawing upon the 450-year-old legacy of Jesuit education, we provide students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. Students are challenged to engage in the world and become men and women in the service of others, especially the most vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community.
Afghan Development and Inspiration Bureau
The Afghan Development and Innovation Bureau (ADIB) are devoted to promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship among Afghan youth; grow the mentality of independent economy and essential to prosperity. Today, ADIB helps advance the creation of small businesses and the economic and improve working conditions that give entrepreneurs and business women a stake in lasting peace, prosperity and progress.Its structure provides a unique platform for promoting decent jobs for all women and men. Its main aims are to promote self-employment and entrepreneurship for women, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen role of women in families and societies.
TURQUOISE MOUNTAIN WAS ESTABLISHED IN 2006 BY HRH THE PRINCE OF WALES TO INVEST IN HISTORIC AREAS AND TRADITIONAL CRAFTS, TO PROVIDE JOBS, SKILLS AND A RENEWED SENSE OF NATIONAL PRIDE.
The Organization for Youth Empowerment, known simply as OYE in Honduras, was founded in 2005 by Ana Luisa Ahern and Justin Eldridge-Otero, inspired by a vision of a society where youth have a powerful voice and the knowledge and resources to use that voice to create positive change in their lives and their communities.
Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tenn., is a private research university offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.
Sazmanab Center for Contemporary Art
Sazmanab Center for Contemporary Art is an independent not-for-profit art center in Tehran established in 2009.
Yale University Art Gallery
The mission of the Yale University Art Gallery is to encourage appreciation and understanding of art and its role in society through direct engagement with original works of art. The Gallery stimulates active learning about art and the creative process through research, teaching, and dialogue among communities of Yale students, faculty, artists, scholars, alumni, and the wider public. The Gallery organizes exhibitions and educational programs to offer enjoyment and encourage inquiry, while building and maintaining its collections in trust for future generations.
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VA Independent Space for Contemporary Art
Va is an independent and a non profit project space that burst into the city of Isfahan, Iran in winter 2014. Va, which has no physical space, defines itself through events. It moves around different artists’ studios, private-house-basements, galleries, and other artist run spaces in the city. Va also utilizes technology in order to bend spaces and juxtapose different locations through Skype talks and lectures.
The Persian word ” Va” translates to “And” in English. It is used as a function word to join words, concepts, or thoughts to one another.Since the winter of 2014, Va has organized several exhibitions, workshops and talks. Furthermore, the Va residency program hosted a number of national and international artists, critics and writers in order to engage the local community in a creative and artistic atmosphere.
The Cue Ball story has its roots in long-term friendships and professional collaborations. Connecting our firm’s “people dots” reveals tightly interwoven relationships over the past 20 years: old school ties, previous co-founding and leading of companies at multiple career intersections, and even the co-authorship of a recent best-selling book.
Mission, Texas occupies the western portion of the McAllen MSA… the fastest growing MSA in Texas Tremendous growth in population and investments in the Mission area are happening now! In addition to the 1 million inhabitants on the American side of the Rio Grande River, Mission, Texas is just minutes north of the 2 million residents of Reynosa and Matamoros, popular manufacturing centers in Northern Mexico.Mission has already prepared the infrastructure necessary for the manufacturing, warehousing and transportation industries looking to expand or relocate. This explosive growth has created tremendous opportunities for Retail Business. New arrivals include Advance Auto Parts and The Home Depot. Recent companies to complete their Mission expansion or relocation to the area include: Vanity Fair, T-Mobile, Panasonic, Black and Decker, Frito Lay and many others. In short, Mission, Texas is booming.The Mission Economic Development Corporation commissioned a study of the Mission Retail Trade Area by the Buxton Group. Their study utilized CommunityID, a program that is designed specifically for use in community economic development initiatives.In the Retail Site Determination, Buxton examined the potential for Mission, TX to attract new retailers and restaurants. It was determined that the retail site located at the intersection of Shary & Business 83, in the eastern portion of the city, has a potential to attract new retailers and restaurants. The site has high traffic counts from Business 83 and would appeal to restaurants and retailers that target a variety of segments. Overall, this Mission, TX site is well situated to attract a quality mix of desired retailers and restaurants.
The professional staff of Mission Economic Development Corporation are available to assist local or relocating businesses. An important source of information and program activity, Mission Economic Development Corporation staff understand the competitive nature of local, national and international business. For information on the labor force, land, or infrastructure contact MEDC through the business information below or directly through e-mail.
Alameda Art Lab offers classes in stained glass, mosaics, fused glass and other art classes for adults and youths. We're located in Alameda, but our students come from all over the Bay Area including Oakland, San Francisco, Berkeley, San Leandro, Hayward, Marin and Peninsula. We also offer after-school classes, summer camps, birthday parties and team building events..
Danese/Corey represents Elise Ansel, Dozier Bell, Larry Bell, Martin Brief, Deborah Butterfield, Roz Chast, Theresa Chong, Emily Eveleth, Patrick Faulhaber, Nicole Phungrasamee Fein, Valerie Giles, April Gornik, Dimitri Hadzi, Andy Harper, Ellen Harvey, Jene Highstein, Warren Isensee, Elizabeth King, Susie MacMurray, Matthias Meyer, Andy Piedilato, Shelley Reed, Hadi Tabatabai, William Tucker, Lynne Woods Turner
Gateway Project Spaces
Gateway Project Spaces is a hub for multidisciplinary creative engagement. The three-level facility is split between a highly competitive and curated residency program, a project-based gallery in collaboration with Project For Empty Space, and rentable artist studio/ work spaces.
GPS originally opened its doors in 2012 as a pop-up exhibition space as a collaboration between New York based non-profit Project For Empty Space and Newark based Solo(s) Project House. These temporary shows transformed an otherwise inactive office space into an immersive contemporary art arena for the public to enjoy. In 2015, Gateway Project Spaces formalized its presence by renovating and expanding its footprint and scope of work to include creative workspaces and a new gallery space.
The purpose of the Gateway Project Spaces exhibition space is to host socially engaging exhibitions and community programs to cultivate critical social dialogues. It achieves this mission through bold exhibitions, community programming, and support of artists that creating work for social change. The exhibition space is co-directed by Jasmine Wahi and Rebecca Jampol, two curators dedicated to activism, justice, and strong multi-disciplinary art
Kurema Kureba Kwiga
Kurema, Kureba, Kwiga, Rwanda’s preeminent public-art social enterprise, has been creating innovative and engaging creative public works of art throughout the country from 2013. The Kurema team aims to expand the concept of what and where art is, and who makes and accesses art, by putting color and creativity into communities and into every day life.
The park is a dynamic, inclusive environment for community events, cultural experiences, festivals, holiday celebrations and many other activities that engage and attract visitors from all communities in Los Angeles County. Park visitors enjoy original programming, Music Center programming, outdoor activities, interactive events, entertainment and many other activities that benefit from the park’s multi-use lawns, stages and spaces.
University of Colorado Boulder
The CU Boulder_Portal installation is hosted by the College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI) and BoulderTalks, a CMCI center that fosters community and knowledge through democratic engagement. Located on the brick plaza between the Gold Biosciences building and Folsom Stadium on Colorado Avenue, the Portal will connect to sites in Herat, Afghanistan; El Progreso, Honduras; Erbil, Iraq; Mexico City, Mexico and other locations.
COA Youth & Family Centers
COA Youth & Family Centers helps Milwaukee children, teens and families reach their greatest potential through a continuum of educational, recreational and social work programs offered through its urban community centers and rural camp facility. As a multicultural agency, COA values diversity and promotes positive social interaction.
COA’s programming continuum is comprised of three core focus areas. Family is at the center of all we do.
COA’s mission and family-centered philosophy reflect its understanding of the multi-faceted nature of the challenges faced by the low-income children and families it serves. COA is driven by the knowledge that parents’ ability to support and directly engage in their child’s development is vital to the impact of programming.