#BrewedToDoGood was a nonprofit funding initiative out of Cafe Indigo. All coffee sales were used for our youth and literacy outreach programs.
Getting involved was as easy as ordering a cup of coffee. You helped fund a whole host of events for this community over the past twelve years.
Here are some of the things you did...
Saturday morning Bilingual Story Times
IndiExplore the second Friday of each month
English Story Times
Just for Fun Celebrations
Summer Reading Camps
...for community education:
Gun Safety Panel
Voter Information: Death Penalty
Inclusive Feminisms Discussion Series
Talking About the Birds & the Bees
Cake & Death Parlors
LGBTQ+ Name Change Class & Clinic
Great Conversations Series
...for the Arts:
Jamie Mortara Poetry Reading & Workshop
Louder Than A Bomb: Youth Poetry Showcases
Colonel Mustard House Summer Theatre: Gods of the Prairie
David Sedaris Visits
...for the Environment:
Sustainable Cycles: Cycling to Raise Awareness
Mountain Top Removal: True Cost of Coal
Keystone XL Pipeline Letter Writing Campaign
Ecological Footprint: Tread Lightly
Environmental Activism Panel
...for a better future:
Subversive Minds: A Month Long Discussion on Social Movements
Michael Brown's America: Ferguson, Racial Justice, and Reaching Across Color Lines
Voices of Change: Gender Equality Worldwide
IndiFilms: Race, Power, & Privilege
We worked with existing city and school programs to promote literacy, provide low-cost youth events year round and enrich the lives of Lincoln children. All while serving as an educational resource for local, national, and global issues. Thank you, Lincoln, for letting us do this work.