coming up! February 3, 2018

STEM Popup – This Popup is a creative and fun, hands-on workshop for tween girls, ages 8-12 and their caregivers.  Caregivers will learn about a Trusted-Environment™ online, and have the opportunity to creatively collaborate with their kids.


November 29 2017

Ignite Northside 2.0 (INS) Celebrates Community Businesses and Community Projects by hosting a Skill Swap Demo Day + Pitch Competition!

iXMessage is joining the fray, and pitching the idea.

November 9-11th,  2017

iXMessage has been accepted to the 4pt0 Schools Essential Fellowship, we’re heading to New Orleans!

4.0 Schools connects, coaches and invests in people to test new learning spaces and tools with students and families in their local communities.


May 16, 1017


Skill Swap Demo Day

Ignite Northside 2.0 is hosting a Skill Swap Demo Day with business owners, community project leaders and the Northside community in mind. Igniters will present their product or service.

May, 2017

4.0 Schools finds, trains, and invests in passionate people solving the most important challenges in education. We connect, coach, and invest in people to build schools, nonprofits, and social impact ventures with students and families in their local communities.


Got an idea for the future of school? Applications to the Essentials and Tiny Fellowships are open through May 14.

April, 2017

2017 Northside Inclusive Innovation Business Grant Competition

Urban Innovation21 and Riverside Center for Innovation are hosting a business grant competition for business owners and resident entrepreneurs of the Northside, made possible with support from Comcast, Nova Place, BNY Mellon, and The Buhl Foundation.

March 15, 2017

Entrepreneurs utilize free workshops to improve business development

By Alyse Horn

Nicole ExplainsPhoto by Ryan Haggerty

Nicole White talks to the Feb. 22 group about the moment she knew she wanted to start her business.