Category: NEWS

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…

RBJ Recognizes 540WMain as Rochester’s Coolest Place

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Dear Community, Remember when we asked you to nominate 540WMain as one of Rochester’s “Coolest Places”? Well we asked, you responded and we made it! That’s right… We are pleased to announce that RBJ (Rochester Business Journal) has named 540WMain Communiversity as one one…

Paychex Supports 540WMain Summer Workforce Development Program

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We are pleased announce that Paychex has officially sponsored the salary of our first ever Workforce Summer Coordinator position Linell Brooks Jr signed on as our first Workforce Development (Summer) Coordinator and has been instrumental in helping us grow and improve logistics for the…