Month: May 2013

Join us for National Day of Civic Hacking in Leimert

In celebration of President Obama’s National Day of Civic Hacking on June 2nd, here in Leimert Park we are hosting “We Can Fix It — an Urban Tech Block Party.” For details, see our description from the national website: In

Crowdfunding as neighborhood storytelling

(This article is cross-published as part of a series on civic crowdfunding with the Civic Paths research group.) Raising money is one objective for crowdfunding, but not the only one. Every crowdfunding attempt also performs a story. How does crowdfunding

Sankofa Salons on May 25th

Join us from 2:30-3:30pm on May 25th 2013 for a salon about our Leimert Phone Company! See below for the description (and retweet!). Our project will be featured at the Vision Theatre as one of the Sankofa Salons to “highlight the essence of