Category: BLOG POST

Now Hiring | Freelance Maker Community Educators | 540 at The Yards

Are you an artist and/or maker interested in community teaching? . . 540 at The Yards is seeking maker centric freelance educators for Sunday afternoons (1pm-3pm) in February and March 2019 to teach maker themed classes for children and adults. . . Submit proposal…

540, Inc. Launches 3rd Annual November Fundraising Campaign | November 10-27, 2018

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We are pleased to announce 540, Inc’s 3rd Annual November Fundraising Campaign From Saturday November 10-27, 2018 we will be crowdfunding $10,000 through the Rally.org platform. Community fundraising helps support the mission of 540, Inc; an education brand that creates digital content and people…

540, Inc. Announces 1st Satellite Location | 540 at The Yards Beginning February 2019

We are pleased to announce 540, Inc.’s very first satellite location 540 at The Yards 540 at The Yards Announcement! from 540WMain Communiversity on Vimeo. Watch the video above to learn more about this exciting partnership between 540, Inc. and The Yards. Learn more…

Featured Artist Interview | Maureen Robbins

We are pleased to spotlight Maureen Robbons our November Featured Artist The 540Gallery will showcase Maureen’s eclectic artwork Nov. 4-31, 2018 About Maureen Robbins From collector to artist, Maureen Robbins has always had a certain flair.  She shared her artistic side with a love of…

540WMain Receives Awesome Microgrant for Courtyard Teaching Garden

We are pleased to share that the Courtyard Teaching and Nutrition Garden has received a micro-grant from Awesome Foundation Rochester   The courtyard garden project started in 2016 and since then we have been slowly working on it’s completion in a very grassroots way. Co-designed…