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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Hub Chat: meet Amelia Viney, founding director of the Advocacy Academy

by our resident storyteller, Victoria Stewart Every so often on this blog we interview a Hub Brixton member to hear what drives them on to do the work that they do. This week, in the wake of the Grenfell Tower…

Meet the Hub Brixton Hosts: what makes them tick

by our resident storyteller, Victoria Stewart Hub Brixton wouldn’t be the lovely place that it is without its Member Hosts. Often the first person you’ll meet if you walk through the door of our shared workspace in Brixton, a Hub…

Feeding Open Project Night: meet Lounge Brixton’s owner Clover Eziashi

by our resident storyteller, Victoria Stewart Like many good things, the best ideas usually come after a good dinner. So it’s been a joy to have delicious hot food given to us by four of Brixon’s local restaurants, Lounge Brixton, …

The books, films & TED talks that inspire us

By our resident story teller Victoria Stewart The word change comes up a lot in conversation at the moment. Perhaps it always has. But certainly now in the context of a turbulent political landscape, it seems more obvious than ever…

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…