‘CreateAthon 2016’ Category

A look at what we created! June 28, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde What an event! This was one of the best CreateAthons we've had, and it was because there were so many fantastic people involved. Thank you to the volunteers who helped donate their time: Flipside Creative Flightdeck Media Salt Design Sprout Creative Alchemetic Jena Greenburg Thank you to all the people who donated food and coffee to keep us going: Bandidas Taqueria Lost + Found Café Nuba Ethical Bean Thank you to HiVE and Deanna for hosting and staying with us for 24 hours so we could work... READ MORE Last one standing June 24, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde At one point we had eleven volunteers packed around this table. Now we're down to one. Everything is at the printers except for one last document that needed "fresh" eyes. What a day this has been. Full of high fives, team hugs, big laughs, check marks, coffee and salads... READ MORE Thank you Mills Basics June 24, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde As a fellow B Corp we already know that Mills Basics walks the talk. They use their business as a force for good, which means they love helping out their local community. At 8am we’re going to be presenting our final designs to six charities and Mills is going to be doing all of the printing for us... READ MORE Only 5 hours left June 24, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde How is it 3am already? Only five hours left till the big reveal to some very deserving organizations. We've reached the point where food and coffee will no longer satisfy. We're driven now by not wanting to let anyone down... READ MORE Middle of the night stretches June 24, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde Five mats in row. Team yoga. Ahhh. This is what we needed once we got the giggles out of our system. It was time to stretch our bodies and clear our heads, which means that we turned to the amazing Yoga with Adriene to help us... READ MORE This is Kim June 24, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde If you haven’t met Kim before, you need to email her and take her out for coffee. Have some of her passion and kindness rub off on you so that you can go out into the world and be a better person. She is without a doubt the most kind-hearted woman you’ll meet... READ MORE This is the Flipside Crew June 23, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde This team is fired up by doing good work and giving back to our community. Some would say 24 hours straight with your co-workers is crazy, but we genuinely enjoy each other’s company. Warts and all. We love this event... READ MORE Who we’re doing this for June 23, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde We received 14 applications this year and these are the wonderful organizations that we’re helping out this year. One day we hope to be in a place where we can take on everyone who applies. That's the dream... READ MORE Jena’s joined the team! June 23, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde This amazing girl joined our team after she’s already worked a full day of work. Thank you for your commitment to CreateAthon Jena. Your heart is a beautiful as your hair. If you need some inspiration to get your butt outdoors then check out her Instagram page... READ MORE Half way there! June 23, 2016 | POSTED BY Natalia Baelde We're 12 hours in folks. Half way done already. Mind you, the first half goes a lot faster than the second half. We're 10 coffee pots in (Thank you Ethical Bean!) and all the projects are started with some even completed! There are 10 people currently sitting around this giant table with the amazing Deanna popping in and out who is here for the long haul with us... READ MORE