Creative Jam for Social Good salon - Aina Abiodun and BOLD

  • May 15, 2013 · 6:30 PM
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One of the Creative Instigators, Aina Abiodun, is selecting creative thinkers to join in for dinner and some creative jamming on social good ideas. This salon series is intimate, fun, and designed to bring the pop of creative thinking and the wow of social innovation together all at once.

We'll be jamming on a project happening right now called The Makers Institute, which is going to train people to build social impact businesses. The Social Innovators of the night are a really cool dynamic pair, and they're excited to meet you all!

Over dinner, Allie Mahler & Marcos Salazar, Co-Founders, The Makers Institute, will share their mission and the creative group will iterate their story in one hour. The process and content will be published on BOLD (

There are 3 DATES AVAILABLE: MAY 15, JUNE 12, JUNE 26.

Each event takes place in a Manhattan location between 6:30 - 8:30PM each of these evenings.

Please fill out this form to help Aina find the best session for you!

Aina Abiodun, Curator

Aina Abiodun co-founded and runs StoryCode, a global community for cross-platform and immersive storytellers. She designed StoryCode's Story Hackathon, a first of its kind introducing a new, accessible creative framework for immersive and cross-media makers. A longtime rabble-rouser, instigator and community catalyst, Aina is a passionate advocate of the power of creativity to transform the world.

BOLD, a project of Yoxi ,Sponsor
In conjunction with BOLD ( a new social innovation blog, Aina is hosting the BOLD Event Series as way to connect social innovators with creative people of all feathers and spark fun new ways to foment change. Yoxi, the company behind BOLD is a social innovation media not-for-profit and Aina's client.

Sandhya Moraes, The Creative Instigators

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  • Rachel M. M.

    Would love to attend but I'll be at another meetup, sadly!

    May 8, 2013

  • Michael M

    Definitely intrigued but what exactly are we doing? Thanks!

    May 2, 2013

    • Aina

      Hi Michael, It works like this: over a casual, fun dinner hosted by BOLD, an accomplished Social Innovator will share the "story" of their venture/mission with the group, and the creative group will visualize/re-tell the story with rapid-fire creative iterations in 1 hour. We will document the process and publish the content on BOLD (

      May 3, 2013

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