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540WMain Celebrates Three Year Anniversary on the 154th Commemoration of Juneteenth

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the work is hard the work takes sacrifice the work takes grit the work is thankless the work makes no money  the work is beautiful the work is magical the work is powerful Do the work and the work will get done Dear Community,…

3rd Annual Black Women Roc! Nomination Period Open | May 28 – June 2, 2019

We are pleased to open the nomination period for 540’s 3rd Annual Black Women Roc! Campaign About Black Women Roc!  Now in it’s 3rd year; Black Women Roc! is a digital media campaign that highlights the accomplishments of local black women who are change agents in the Rochester…

Top Three Ways to Be A Successful Social Entrepreneur

It’s no secret that I consider myself a Social Entrepreneur. I’ve shared this revelation right here on 540Blog and the more I grow as a leader the more I accept this reality. For those of you wondering; What exactly is a social entrepreneur I…

2nd Saturday Vegan PopUp Bakery | April 14

540WMain Community Learning Academy presents: monthly PopUp Vegan Bakery Saturday April 14 // 11-2 PM 540WMain Learning Academy continues the (2nd) Saturday Vegan Cupcake PopUp Bakery series featuring cupcakes, cookies, and other glutenfree and vegan desserts baked fresh from scratch by theglutenfree chef no…

Special Announcement**Introducing Community Organizer Jake Sell Hicks

Dear Community, Join me in welcoming Jake Sell Hicks as 540WMain Community Learning Academy‘s inaugural Community Organizer. Jake recently joined 540WMain as a featured blogger and in a very short time we both agreed that his level of expertise and education made him the…