The New Work Project: “The Advantages Of Demonstrating Social Responsibility Far Outweigh The Opportunity Costs Of Donating Space”

Donating Space To All Good Work Was A “Natural Extension” For The New Work Project

The advantages of being able to demonstrate social responsibility far outweigh the small opportunity costs

A month ago we learned that Voice of Witness (VOW) had found a new home in the New Work Project. According to VOW’s Managing Editor, Dao Tran, working at The New Work Project allowed her to lead a better life and improve her performance:

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Voice of Witness Finds New Home in The New Work Project

Voice of Witness (VOW) is an organization that’s changing the narrative of human rights issues and how people deal with traumatic and unjust experiences. For over 10 years, through education programs and storytelling initiatives, VOW has been able to create a deeper understanding of how unjust experiences affect individuals and those around them.

We caught up with Voice of Witness’ Managing Editor, Dao Tran, to learn more about VOW and how having a home in The New Work Project has helped the organization and its work.

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Refugee Support Group, RiF Finds Coworking Home In Alley New York

This article was originally written in collaboration with Nate Heasley and was featured in Allwork.Space

The world is in the grip of a refugee crisis. Millions of people are fleeing violence in their home countries and seeking refuge over borders and across seas. According to the UNHCR, 65.6 million people were forcibly displaced worldwide by war, violence and persecution at the end of 2016 — more than at any time in the UNHCR’s seven-decade history.

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All Good Work Finds A Manhattan Home For Co-Living Nonprofit, BASE

This article was originally written in collaboration with Nate Heasley and was featured in Allwork.Space

Marla “MZ” Goodman is a self-confessed “activist mom and problem-solver”. When she’s not building digital products for consumer brands or spending time with her family, she’s laying the groundwork for a pretty amazing master plan in New York City, called BASE.

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All Good Work Is Helping Shared Workspace Operators Tell A Unique Story

This article was originally featured on Allwork.Space

All Good Work is a not for profit platform that connects shared workspace operators with local nonprofits in need of workspace.

Though a young organization, All Good Work has proved that together we can change the world we work in, not just the way we work. With collaboration and participation of over 20 coworking and business center operators, to date, All Good Work workspace donations amount to over $750,000.

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Independent Coworking Spaces Lead The Way In Charitable Giving Program

This article was originally written in collaboration with Jo Meunier and was featured in Allwork.Space

For workspaces that thrive on people-centric communities, their greatest asset is not necessarily space or amenities but the coming-together of members and the mutual thread of amity and support that connects them.

Therefore it’s perhaps not surprising that the goodwill of these spaces frequently extends to charitable giving projects beyond their own four walls.

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Opening The Doors To Opportunity Through Workspace Giving

This article was originally written in collaboration with Cecilia Amador and was featured in Allwork.Space

Lack of interest and the will to do things isn’t what keeps some people and communities from developing and advancing. Oftentimes, it’s lack of opportunity, lack of resources, and lack of knowledge.

The workspace-as-a-service industry is in a unique position to help communities, individuals, and organizations succeed. Most workspace operators have a strong and close tie to their local communities, and they have the resources that many organizations are lacking or don’t have access to in order to succeed.

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