Entries by Melissa Hope

Desk Bee Exchange Program summer applications are open!

  Calling all social-impact loving, collaborative-minded, and organization mavens! Do you have some extra time on your hands? Are you interested in a barter exchange that will give you the opportunity to join Vancouver’s growing social impact community? Then read on! You: A freelancer, entrepreneur, and/or a creative individual who has some free time on your hands. Maybe you are […]

Desk Bee Exchange Program applications are open!

Calling all social-impact loving, collaborative-minded, and organization mavens! Do you have some extra time on your hands? Are you interested in a barter exchange that will give you the opportunity to join Vancouver’s growing social impact community? Then read on! You: A freelancer, entrepreneur, and/or a creative individual who has some free time on your hands. Maybe you are new […]

[Member Post: Isa Mundo Foundation] Collaboration and Connection at the HiVE

By HiVE Member Paul Lorilla Originally posted on the Isa Mundo Foundation Website:  http://isamundo.blogspot.ca/2015/01/the-hive.html The HiVE is a co-working space located in a renovated heritage building near Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. The facility has been gathering individuals and organizations to collaborate in a shared space since 2011. There has been a global trend in working in a […]

Desk Bee Exchange Opportunity Available

Calling all social-impact loving, collaborative-minded, and organization mavens! Do you have some extra time on your hands? Are you interested in a barter exchange that will give you the opportunity to join Vancouver’s growing social impact community? Then read on! You: A freelancer, entrepreneur, and/or a creative individual who has some free time on your hands. Maybe you are new […]

[UPCOMING EVENT] Charities Under Threat: Responding to federal charity-bashing and CRA Audits

NetSquared Vancouver’s next event at the HiVE is a panel discussion on how advocacy NGOs are responding to difficult political climate. RSVP on Meetup for our November 13 event. Our events are free or by donation. Federal cabinet ministers have called registered charities criminal organizations and terrorist organizations and the government has set aside $13 million for […]

[UPCOMING EVENT] HiVE Talks: Denise Taschereau on Progressive Business and Progressive Politics

Thursday, November 6: HiVE Talks with Denise Taschereau – Progressive Business and Progressive Politics  On Thursday, November 6 join Denise Taschereau, CEO and Co-Founder of Fairware, for a discussion on the role of business leaders and entrepreneurs in political advocacy at the HiVE. Denise will share a roadmap for engagement in both issues based campaigns and partisan […]

The HiVE Presents: Cheap Thrills Art Show

On October 11th, the HiVE is launching our latest pARTnership to foster community engagement and dialogue between local businesses and artists, creating a thriving, creative, and symbiotic relationship. And we’ve found just the gal to help us pull this off; we’ve brought Wendy Sexsmith on as the HiVE’s Art Curator! And we’re in good hands: […]

Meet The Bees: Jeffrey Nicholls

#MeetTheBees is back for the fall season and this time we sat down for a quick chat with HiVE hotdesk user, Jeff Nicholls! Tell me about yourself. Who is Jeff Nicholls? Well, Jeff Nicholls is originally from Saskatchewan and has been living in Vancouver for about six years now. I was fortunate when I was […]

New HiVE Team

We hope you had an amazing summer and that you’re all pumped for one heck of a busy autumn season!  We have some pretty big news as we’d like to introduce you to a super brand new HiVE Administrative Team: Melissa Hope, General Manager Melissa has worked for small organic food businesses for the past thirteen years. […]