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Seattle, WA 98104

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Paving Safe Lanes for All

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

There are so many incredible organizations at 220 & Change, most of them looking to provide access, create opportunities and increase equity at the local, national and international level.   It’s the great sustainability challenge: global …


Documenting the Neighborhood: PSQ

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Document the Neighborhood is a Code for Seattle initiative that focuses on improving creative commons in Seattle neighborhoods, and it’s happening here, this Friday May 16th at Impact Hub Seattle, on the first floor of 220 & …

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Promoting Friendship & Intercultural Exchange

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Monday, May 12th, 2014

In a world where prejudice, violence and cultural misconceptions still prevail, we have strong voices that strive for peace, understanding and intercultural exchange, challenging us to think differently to see beyond skin color or religious affiliations. One of …


Redefining the Art of Volunteering

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Monday, May 5th, 2014

What comes to mind when you think of volunteering? Planting trees? Organizing a food drive? Supporting a fundraising event? Sure! These are great ways to be involved with your community. But what about other kinds of …

First Thursday

Photography & Activism for Art Walk!

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Friday, May 2nd, 2014

This past Thursday May 1st, 220 & Change opened it’s doors for Seattle’s Art Walk for the first time! We featured an exciting program, including photos from Dan Lamont’s Homeless in Washington series, portraits from Rex Hohlbein’s Facing Homelessness, and Michael B. …

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Building Partnerships & Sustainable Communities

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Monday, April 28th, 2014

220 & Change is the home of Impact Hub, Social Venture Partners, Pinchot University and dozens of nonprofits and social entrepreneurs. At first glance we may seem like any other business center, but what makes 220 & Change …

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Fit to be Nourished

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

From Monday to Friday, 220 & Change opens it’s doors at 8 am: light-switches go on, laptops open, and our kitchen smells like delicious treats made by Lauren Bradie. I wanted to learn more from …

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From the Heart of our Buiding

Rosa E. Mitsumasu Scotti ~ Monday, April 21st, 2014

It’s finally Spring time! And it’s been three amazing months since our anniversary party… Three months of growth… Three months of irradiating energy from a community of entrepreneurs and social innovators looking to build tools that empower people, …