|We give back to communities we serve. Our crew of Doers are extraordinary people with social missions to improve or revolutionize their industries: Music, comedy, roller derby, maker innovation and public media.
These movers and shakers make a real difference. Recent wins: Coaching musicians, expanding low-power FM radio, teaching maker skills to kids, announcing at roller derby bouts and elevating stand-up comedy to an art.
|On May 30, 2012, a lone gunman killed five people and wounded one in a shooting spree that began at the local Seattle artist refuge Cafe Racer. Some of the victims were important members of the local community and there is still much healing that needs to be done.
In an effort to raise funds for the victims' families and the lone survivor, Brown Paper Tickets is offering up to 100,000 limited-edition Cafe Racer Artist Tickets imprinted with...
130 Big Apple Kids Learn Urban Farming via $2500 Gift
July 23, 2014 9:11 PM
Thanks to City Growers, goodwill (and good food) is sprouting up on rooftops across the Big Apple. Since 2011, City Growers has brought more than 10,000 urban kids to rooftop farms for educational excursions and workshops. We love their mission to teach families nutrition and urban farming techniq...