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Make.Shift seeks new Volunteer Coordinator!

Make.Shift Art Space is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator! This position is crucial in organizing all of our lovely volunteers. This position also includes: Training new volunteers Scheduling volunteers for events Recruiting new volunteers Retaining our volunteer base Other skills required include: Good communication skills (written, verbal) Experience managing others[…]

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Make.Shift Receives LPFM Radio License

Make.Shift is excited to announce that we recently received an FCC license to build a low-power FM community radio station in Bellingham. We’re in the early feasibility and budgeting stages of this project, and are seeking community input in addition to monetary and equipment donations. Please join us for a[…]

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Heck Yeah, 2013

Talk about a banner year. We are so proud of our hardworking volunteers, our amazing tenants, and our community, whose incredible support we couldn’t live without. In 2013, Make.Shift: Won Best Bellingham Gallery for the second year in a row; Raised $20k to make major fire safety improvements; Installed a[…]

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Fire Code Fundraiser Success!

We set our fundraising goal at $20k, and thanks to all of YOU Make.Shift has reached and surpassed our target! A huge thank you to all of our awesome friends and neighbors who helped make these past months of fire code updates such a success. We have completed work on[…]

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Nightmare on Railroad Ave.: A Haunted House

Empty your bladder and put on your game face — Make.Shift is taking over the Boundary Bay Brewery beer garden for two nights of terror!  Be prepared for a full-blown haunted house full of live actors, chilling detail, and unbelievable scares. This event is ALL AGES, but be warned that this may[…]

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Fire Code: Your Questions Answered

Make.Shift stopped hosting live shows at our all-ages, drug-free basement venue back in late April, after a routine inspection by the Bellingham Fire Department. Understandably, we’ve gotten a lot of questions about what this means for shows, for safety, and for Make.Shift’s future as a whole. We hope the following[…]

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Check out our 2013 Financial Reporting

Make.Shift’s awesome programs are made possible by more than just big dreams and youthful idealism. We want you to know where our money comes from and where it goes. Check out our most recent financial reporting below. Have questions? Email us at info(at)makeshiftproject.com.              […]

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Alternative Library to Move in October

Exciting news from the Alternative Library: The Library, which has grown incredibly during their year at Make.Shift, plans to move into a larger downtown space of their own as soon as October. The Alt. Library has been an incredible addition to the Make.Shift family, and we’ll miss their awesome services,[…]

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Get Make.Shift Up To Code

This is it! Check out this video hot off the press, and help us reach our fundraising goal. Your donations will go directly to keeping Make.Shift’s doors open! CLICK HERE TO DONATE! THE STORY:  A fire inspection at Make.Shift Art Space means we cancan no longer provide live, all-ages concerts — until[…]

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