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 […]

Mayflower Oil Spill Gets National Attention

by ioby
August 30, 2013

In late June, the Arkansas Times and Inside Climate News set out to bring national press coverage to an underreported ExxonMobil oil spill in Mayflower, a small town just a few miles outside Little Rock, Ark. The duo launched the ioby campaign Muckraking the Mayflower Oil Spill and raised more than $26,000 in just three […]

Volunteer Opportunity in NYC

by ioby
August 23, 2013

Volunteer opportunity for teachers, educators and people generally good with kids of all ages, ioby, a Brooklyn based environmental nonprofit, needs your volunteer muscle for a 3-hour event in Morningside Park created in partnership with Whole Foods Market. You’ll be assigned a group of approximately 15-25 kids and parents to help guide them through a […]

Trust, Accountability and Your Neighbors

by ioby
August 16, 2013

There is one question that every foundation and every local government partner asks us about crowdfunding, “What about accountability? How can you guarantee the group will actually do what they say?” Of course you cannot guarantee anything. Just as in grantmaking or any other capital endeavor, there is risk. At ioby, we have spent a […]

Our Miami Public Places Challenge

by ioby
August 5, 2013
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ioby is proud to be a part of the team behind the Miami Foundation’s Our Miami Public Spaces Challenge. We are super duper excited to be providing the training and tools to support Miami civic leaders in making human-scale interventions in their neighborhoods with the support and assistance of their neighbors. You can map your […]

ioby Leader Guide to Getting Business Bucks

by ioby
July 31, 2013
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Today we are happy to release the first in a series of ioby Leader Guides. This series will provide best practices, tips and tools for overcoming common challenges for citizen and community led neighborhood projects. The ioby Leader Guide to Getting Business Bucks is a easy 10-step guide for ioby Leaders who want to attract […]