Impact Stories

Read and share learnings from peers on their impact journeys, catch up from events and see what exciting things the Impact Hub community is working on.

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Brixton People’s Fridge: meet the food donors

By our resident storyteller, Victoria Stewart Brixton People’s Fridge. Heard of it? If not, it’s a fridge called Freddie. Well, it’s a fridge in the sense that it looks like one, acts like one and it has food in it.…

Local sustenance: meet the Brixton restaurants feeding Open Project Night

By our resident story teller, Victoria Stewart Imagine an evening where anyone – literally anyone, regardless of their background, race, gender or beliefs – was welcome to come and meet in one place to share ideas about how they wanted…

Meet Hub Brixton’s even newer members

It’s Thursday, and the sun is shining, so here are three things you might not have known before reading this. First, on this day in 1896 the city of Athens hosted the opening ceremony for the first modern Olympic Games. …

Business Helpdesk tips from the top: how to improve your branding, leadership style and crowdfunding videos

By our resident storyteller, Victoria Stewart You’ve just started your own business or social enterprise and, alongside all the other challenges that entails, you’re now swimming around in a pool of people trying to help by telling you how you…

Could you lead Impact Hub Brixton through its next phase? We’re looking for a General Manager!

Are you ….? A talented leader of ventures focused on values and purpose? Looking to bring talented teams together to work in a self-directed, aligned way? Able to co-create and drive a clear, strategic vision and carry it through to…

We’re recruiting! Could you be our new Administrative Host?

Are you a purpose-driven individual with incredible organisational and admin skills? A natural host who can’t rest until things are tidied, space looks beautiful and people are taken care of? We’re looking for you! Impact Hub Brixton is recruiting a…

Top tips on improving your work-life-social enterprise balance

By our resident story teller, Victoria Stewart To the social entrepreneurs out there: does technology rule or empower you? This was the question asked at a recent event, in relation to the effect of digital technologies on the work-life balance…

Work, Life, Social Enterprise: where’s the boundary?

Digital technologies and media such as smartphones and social networking sites are very helpful to social entrepreneurs as they provide a low cost method of knowledge sharing, marketing and interacting with others. However how does this affect our work-life boundaries?…