City of Memphis Supports Community-Led Creative Placemaking as a Neighborhood Revitalization Tool

by ioby
January 22, 2014

January 22, 2014 For Immediate Release Media Contact Erin Barnes ioby Executive Director 917-464-4515 x2 347-891-1846 erin@ioby.org ioby launches digital tool to support citizen actions “in their own backyards” CITY OF MEMPHIS SUPPORTS COMMUNITY-LED CREATIVE PLACEMAKING AS A NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION TOOL MEMPHIS, TN – ioby.org/Memphis officially launches today to support citizen-led neighbor-funded projects to make […]

ioby’s 2013 Giving Report

by ioby
January 16, 2014

Hot off the presses! Literally. We went old school this year and printed full size, 10.5″ x 18.5″ posters of our Giving Report for you to add some inspiration to your home or office decor. If you can’t wait for a paper copy to arrive at your house, you can check out the online version […]

Community Science with Public Lab

by ioby
January 13, 2014

We are very proud to announce ioby’s newest partnership with the Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science. Community groups in Boston, New Orleans and Brooklyn use Public’s Lab’s innovative, open source DIY tools to monitor environmental issues. Whether tracking chemical emissions from refineries, teaching kids about civic responsibility via kite mapping, or monitoring progress […]

Awesome Project: Chalked Up Miami

by ioby
December 18, 2013

Candy Chang revolutionized public arts when she stuck a “Hello, my name is…” sticker to a fence, with the phrase to fill in “I wish this was…”. That was 2010. Since then, street level engagement tactics like stickers, Before I Die pledges, art projects like Eve Mosher’s Insert ____ Here and High Water Line, and […]

Give Local on Giving Tuesday, Dec 3.

by ioby
December 1, 2013

Just as Small Business Saturday gave us a chance to reinvent Black Friday, Giving Tuesday offers a reimagination of Cyber Monday with a social impact. This Tuesday, December 3rd, join ioby, along with partners in Giving Tuesday, Cause Effective and NY Charities, in encouraging giving back, giving local, and giving generous. Explore ioby for a […]

Awesome Project: M-Path Park

by ioby
November 22, 2013

What has a diverse population, the Metro Rail, Bus way, M-Path, and is green all over? Downtown Dadeland! Well, except for that last part. This intersection of many types of transportation options mean that this is a great gathering place for people coming from many diverse places by a multitude of means. Dadeland resident and […]

For Immediate Release: Memphis is on the cusp of building the most innovative bicycle infrastructure in the United States

by ioby
October 14, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Public Fundraising Campaign Launched to Complete Build of Hampline Memphis is on the cusp of building the most innovative bicycle infrastructure in the United States. Broad Avenue Arts District and Livable Memphis launch public campaign to complete required funding. Contact: Pat Brown Broad Avenue Arts District tcliftonart@comcast.net 901-481-7157 Sarah Newstok Livable Memphis Funding […]

Join ioby at EcoDistricts. Discount code for ioby community.

by ioby
September 25, 2013

ioby is a proud community partner of the 2013 EcoDistricts Summit – the premier event for urban leaders to learn about cutting edge projects and thought leadership in green buildings, smart infrastructure and community action. Coming to Boston November 12-14, the Summit program features has great educational sessions, a block party and tours of Boston’s […]