Announcing The GoFundMe Fall Intern Extension Campaign

We are pleased to announce our Fall Intern Extension Campaign We love our Workforce Development interns and they love working at 540WMain thanks to extended funding via Rochester Works the interns have been able to stay on with us through September 30th How Will Donating Help Help us fund the extension of all four internsContinue reading “Announcing The GoFundMe Fall Intern Extension Campaign”

Summer Intern Spotlight | Jezmarie (Minnie) Lopez

We are pleased to spotlight Michael Adams a Workforce Development Intern & co-creator of the Urban Architecture Tour How old are you? JL: I just turned 17 years old. Where were you born? JL: I was born in South Carolina but grew up here in Rochester. What do you like to do in your freeContinue reading “Summer Intern Spotlight | Jezmarie (Minnie) Lopez”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Fast Times & Tour Guides

Dear Community, This week’s word will be super quick. We are in the thick of practicing and planning for tomorrow’s Back to the Past Urban Art Architecture Tour kickoff event. I promise that next week’s word will be more in depth.  I am so proud of the interns and the work that they have putContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | Fast Times & Tour Guides”

Special Announcement | Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour

We are pleased to announce the Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour On Thursday August 24, 2017 540WMain Community Learning Academy will be hosting the: Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour  This brand new walking tour was researched, designed, and curated by the 2017 cohort of the academy’s Workforce Development, EntrepreneurContinue reading “Special Announcement | Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Change Takes Time

  Dear Community, We’ve come to the last full week of July. Can you believe it? Time is waiting for no one. Lately I’ve felt like I’ve been moving both in slow motion and at lightening speed. The days are flying by and as my to do list grows I feel like I am accomplishingContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | Change Takes Time”