A Wednesday Word From The Director | Don’t Panic.

Thanks to the generous support of the Rochester community we exceeded our #GivingTuesdayNow fundraising goal $540 for 540WMain. The 540Team is truly grateful for every single one of our supporters and monthly members. Together we grow! Dear Community, On Monday I had a panic attack. Here’s what I learned: Panic attacks are scary. It wasn’tContinue reading “A Wednesday Word From The Director | Don’t Panic.”

A Wednesday Word From the Director | Reflecting on the Past, Looking Ahead to the Future

In place of resolutions I like to spend the first few weeks of every new year making space for reflection, meditation, and being still. Reflecting on the lessons learned from the previous year and all of my accomplishments, meditating on what I’m thankful for, counting my blessings, and of course caring for myself. I applyContinue reading “A Wednesday Word From the Director | Reflecting on the Past, Looking Ahead to the Future”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | RSVP Etiquette at 540WMain

Dear Community, A few months ago we updated 540WMain;’s registration policy: All classes held at 540WMain HQ will require registration/RSVP online with payment at the door. No one will be required to pay for classes in advance online. This change happened primarily to allow for greater access and flexibility and to make taking classes atContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | RSVP Etiquette at 540WMain”

A Wednesday Word | NEW Community Research Internship & Neighborhood Survey

Dear Community, I am pleased to announce that 540WMain is officially hiring for a brand new internship position Community Research Intern About the Neighborhood Survey The Community Intern Intern will work alongside myself and our Community Organizer; Jake Sell Hicks to co-design and implement a comprehensive neighborhood survey to be disseminated to community partners, businessContinue reading “A Wednesday Word | NEW Community Research Internship & Neighborhood Survey”

**Special Announcement** RSVP Online // Pay at the Door at 540WMain

Dear Community, Leading a grassroots “Communiversity” means that I always have to have my “ear to the street” and my heart in tune with the needs of 540WMain’s students, patrons, and supporters. Many times I liken this “leadership” to being the captain of a ship on an important voyage. There’s an overall course and missionContinue reading “**Special Announcement** RSVP Online // Pay at the Door at 540WMain”