Impact Hub Odessa is a part of global Impact Hub community. The first Hub was founded in London in 2005. The global network consists of more than 90 Impact Hubs. All the Hubs are united by common values. We wish people act together for positive influence.
Hubs inspire and unite people for cooperation and entrepreneurial innovations around global targets of constant development all over the world. The activity focuses on the support of social entrepreneurship.More about the Impact Hub Network
Who we are
Impact Hub Odessa is a community of different people, who generate new ideas, share practices of creating useful projects, start and force socially important initiatives. We unite active and responsible people ready for new challenges and opportunities.
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Impact Hub Odessa is a democratic, living and creative space stimulating creativity and development. We are located in Odessa and we are the part of the Impact Hub global network which unites brave experimentalists all over the world.
Impact Hub Odessa is the organization which is not afraid to be a pioneer of new ideas and approaches in Ukraine. Our team realizes projects in the sphere of social innovations and is ready for longterm results. We are always open for new ideas, partnerships and residents.
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Is Impact Hub a franchise?
Despite the popular idea, the Impact Hub is not a franchise. At least, not in its traditional definition. Every Hub expressing the wish to become part of a global network pays the entry fee and quarterly contributions making the part of its stated income. This is the system of support.
What is your source of income?
Business models can be different in terms of the conditions of the countries where the Hub is created. Local teams create the Impact Hub individually without the financial support from Impact Hub Network. Sharing the values of the global network is important. Impact Hub Odessa is registered as a charitable fund. It cooperates with different grant givers, partners and gets its profit from commercial services as well (coworking space, office lease). Generated funds are spent on implementation of social innovations.
Who are the co-founders of the Impact Hub Odessa?
The co-founders of the Impact Hub Odessa are: Yehor Hrebennikov, Maryna Goncharenko and Yuliia Romanovka. Yehor Hrebennikov is the investor of the Hub. He is also the investor of the renovated Green theatre in Odessa and the co-owner of the companies “TIS - Container Terminal”, “TIS-Coal” and “TIS”.
What can I do in the Impact Hub Odessa?
You can join the events held in the Impact Hub Odessa. More than 150 events are organized monthly. The Hub implements the educational programs for youth, social entrepreneurship, creative industries, business, media, ecology and education.
How can I become part of the Impact Hub Odessa community?
Our coworkers, programs’ participants and those who create projects or are mentored in the Impact Hub Odessa are called Members. Although they are not necessarily located in the Hub.
How can I go to an excursion around the Hub?
We regularly conduct excursions all over the Hub for those who wish to know more about the activity of the Impact Hub Odessa. Contact us by e-mail: email@example.com and we will try to organize an excursion.