News & Events for Our Coworking Community in Albany, NY

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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Introducing: The Blake Bi-Weekly E-Mail Newsletter!

Get a sneak peak into the happenings inside The Blake Annex Community! Since our soft opening, we have expanded, laughed, worked hard, collaborated, celebrated one another and most importantly, created a community of coworkers, here, at The Blake Annex. We shared our experiences, our institutional knowledge, our funding streams and our coffee! We hosted press events, DEI sessions, volunteer gatherings, elected…
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The Blake Annex Celebrates National Coworking Day

Happy National Coworking Day! Today’s a day to celebrate the power of collaboration, teamwork, inspiring spaces and motivated individuals who recognize the power of working together to make a difference. We love to see our space at The Blake Annex used as a backdrop to so many great conversations, brainstorming sessions and more —it’s the magic of coworking in a…
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United Way of the Greater Capital Region Wins “Serving For The Deserving”

Kiss 102.3 FM, SEFCU and BurgerFi partnered to recognize an organization that has been helping the community, particularly this year: Three local organizations were finalists and the community voted to pick one. We are honored to say @unitedway_gcr is the official Serving For The Deserving winner!! To celebrate, we invited the community to come enjoy lunch with us at The Blake Annex….
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