Discover My Albany County: Angelique Powell

Discover My Albany County: Angelique Powell Wednesday, November 16, 2022 9:00 AM by Discover Albany Staff Angelique Powell has lived in Watervliet for about three years and currently works in the City of Albany. She grew up locally and left for Boston, MA after college returning to the Albany area after five years. She has always considered the Albany area…
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CDTA Announces Partnership With Blake Annex

Capital Region News CDTA Announces Partnership With Blake Annex Oct 19, 2022 Photo: CDTA The Capital District Transportation Authority has announced a new partnership that’ll make it easier for employees of nonprofits to travel around the region. CDTA is working with The Blake Annex, which is supported by the United Way of the Greater Capital Region, and is made up…
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CDTA Welcomes the Blake Annex to its Universal Access Program

October 18, 2022 New Partnership Will Give Blake Annex Members Unlimited Access to Entire Service Network ALBANY, NY (October 18, 2022) The Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA) has announced that The Blake Annex has joined its Universal Access program. “We are pleased to welcome The Blake Annex to our growing network of Universal Access partners,” said CDTA CEO Carm Basile. “We look…
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Falling into Place – The Blake Annex

Published September 12, 2022 at 10:45 AM EDT Our Falling into Place series spotlights the important work of – and fosters collaboration between- not-for-profit organizations in our communities; allowing us all to fall into place. Falling Into Place is supported by The Seymour Fox Memorial Foundation, Providing a helping hand to turn inspiration into accomplishment. See more possibilities … see more promise……
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Capital Region co-working spots bridge gap between remote work and offices

By WNYT Updated: September 7, 2022 – 10:43 PM Published: September 7, 2022 – 6:58 PM Co-working is bridging the gap between work-from-home and a return to traditional office space. 13 Investigates has been reporting on the way some businesses are in jeopardy as many people continue to work from home and downtowns across America have empty office space. A new coworking…
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Albany Business Review names Women on the Rise for 2022

By Sam Raudins  –  Associate Editor, Albany Business Review Aug 9, 2022 Updated Aug 9, 2022, 12:35pm EDT Women on the Rise honors women leading the way for the next generation with their outstanding contributions to the business community. This year’s award recognizes six rising business leaders in industries that range from biotechnology to construction to engineering and coworking. These women have only just begun…
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The Blake Annex Formerly Opens on Adam Blake Jr.’s 192nd Birthday

By Nippertown Staff  on April 7, 2022 The Downtown Albany coworking community celebrates development with ribbon cutting, tours, and remarks from founder, members, and elected officials The Blake Annex, the Capital Region’s innovative hub for collaborative non-profit organizations, formally opens its doors to the public. The coworking community’s opening also commemorates the 192nd birthday of Adam Blake Jr., the nineteenth-century…
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New space for non-profits officially opens in Albany

WNYT Staff Updated: June 9, 2022 – 3:57 PM Published: April 6, 2022 – 2:19 PM ALBANY – The Blake Annex held its official grand opening in Albany on Wednesday. It comes nearly a year after the announcement of the plans for this space. The 25,000 square foot space provides shared resources to help non-profits operate. It’s located in the…
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Schumer delivers more than $22 million to Capital Region local projects

The Saratogian March 24, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ALBANY, N.Y. — Standing at the Blake Annex, Albany’s rapidly growing nonprofit hub, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer recently announced he secured more than $22 million for the Capital Region through the bipartisan omnibus spending package for Fiscal Year 2022 to support cutting-edge research and dozens of community-led projects. Schumer revealed…
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