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AIANY Workshop: How to Start a Grassroots Movement

Future Architects will be at the center of creating strong communities. Grassroots organization is becoming an ever more important means for the architect to serve local communities with their services. The session features the experience of ORLI explaining why and how to start an organization, outlining the process of creating community connections, creating a team by brokering relationships among peers and allies and explore future techniques including crowdfunding. Additionally new developments in crowdfunding will be discussed including equity crowdfunding where contributions can be made from the public in exchange for an ownership stake in potential projects.

Earlier Event: April 6
New York Public Library Tour
Later Event: April 6
Fort Tryon Park