Be a part of ioby’s launch in Miami



Since the announcement of our Miami office, we have been inundated by interest and support, keeping us wonderfully busy meeting Miami’s movers, shakers, dreamers, doers, and more. Having gained a fuller understanding of Miami’s civic opportunities and challenges, we are now ready to take the next step…and want you with us!
Backyard Boogie
Come shake it with us the evening of Friday, April 5 when we recognize those who have already achieved change in Miami, and showcase the in augural cohort of project leaders we are supporting in their campaigns to create change in the days to come.More info here.
Civic Capacity Building
Then, join us at Philanthrofest on Saturday, April 6 for an all-day interactive symposium, “Civic Capacity Building: Identifying Obstacles and Innovating Solutions in the Greater Miami-Dade region”, full program here. To propose a topic for discussion during the symposium, or see what has already been proposed, click here.
Get Involved!
To be a part of greater Miami’s inaugural cohort of community building and bettering projects, visit, get ahold of Karja directly (karja [at] ioby dot org, 305-428-2705), or drop by one of our scheduled project workshops: March 2March 9, andMarch 15.
While we accept projects on an ongoing basis, the deadline for the inaugural cohort is 11:59pm, March 17.
Know a Backyard Blazer?
Submit your nomination for the Miami Backyard Blazers Awards: those among us who have blazed the path in Miami with their community, culture and environment serving projects. Those whose work which has laid the groundwork for the burgeoning renaissance of civic activity that Miami is now enjoying. Awardees will be featured in ongoing capacity building programming and act as resources to incoming project leaders. Deadline is 11:59pm, March 17.
Tell your story!
What was your lightbulb moment? That moment when the bigger picture of something dawned on you and spurred you to take action? Tell us in 1,200 words or less, here, for a chance to tell your story, live, on stage, during our April 6 Symposium at Philanthrofest. Deadline is 11:59pm, March 17.
Work with us
Seem like we’re doing a lot? We are! And so, we’re looking to bring an intern on board as soon as possible. If you know someone awesome who may fit the bill, send them to our position posting, here.