The Centre for Social Innovation creates community workspaces, incubates emerging enterprises, and invents new models and methods that are changing the world. We offer high-value real estate to maximize impact in the 10th biggest building in Manhattan, the Starrett-Lehigh building. CSI NYC supports over 200 social mission groups and are driving the creation of the new economy for a better world.
In my position as Community Animator, it was my role to:
- Act as the "voice" and "soul" of the community - Act as internal coach for our 250+ organizations - Direct culture and community building - Design & execute experiential events for 200+ innovators - Manage volunteer work exchange program, over 60 volunteers total - Co-lead programming & strategic partnerships - Co-founder of neighborhood initiative starting a paid internship program, the Chelsea Alliance [video below] - Facilitate collaborations with companies & institutions such as Parsons University, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, Martha Stewart Omnimedia & more