Category: NEWS

City’s New Editor is Problematic. Here’s Why | An Op-Ed

A 540Monthly Membership ensures that we are able to create and curate low cost/high impact educational content and programming rooted in the arts, wellness, and antiracism.  If you love 540WMain consider becoming a 540Monthly Member today! City’s New Editor is Problematic. Here’s Why? |…

540WMain Founder Accepted into Rochester Chamber of Commerce Chamber Leadership Initiative: Mentoring For Business (CLIMB)

Dear Community, I am excited to announce that I have been accepted into the 2019-2020 cohort of Chamber Leadership Initiative: Mentoring For Business with the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Chamber Leadership Initiative: Mentoring For Business CLIMB brings together the most talented young members…

540 at The Yards Moves to Once Per Month Beginning August 25th

Starting Sunday August 25th 540 at The Yards will on the last Sunday of each month Dear Community, We launched 540 at The Yards back in February as our first satellite location. Fast forward six months and like any new program we are constantly…

540WMain Receives Rochester Area Community Foundation Grant to Complete Teaching & Nutrition Courtyard

We are pleased to announce that 540WMain is the re.cipient of the Green Cities Grant ($15,000) via the Rochester Area Community Foundation Dear Community, This grant provides us with the necessary funding needed to complete the The Nutrition & Teaching Community Courtyard Garden (NTCCG)….

540WMain Announces August Featured Artist | Brittney Bender

We are pleased to announce Brittney Bender our August Featured Artist About Brittney Bender Brittney Bender is a photographer, digital artist, and painter. From Brittney As an artist, I have felt compelled to restrict myself and maintain a safe distance from seeing myself as…