Community Space Grant

I/O Spaces offers event space sponsorships for non-profits, and local organizations.

Our Conference rooms will be made available once a week. It accommodates up 12 people board-room style or 10 people classroom style.  

Our Open Space will be available on a rolling basis. Learn more about our space in our event host guide.  If you have additional questions, please email [email protected]

Eligibility :

  1. Applicants must apply at least 14 business days before the event is scheduled (if the event is happening sooner, please indicate in the application.)
  2. The organization must either be a non-profit, diaspora/minority focused, social ventures or local community organization.
  3. The event duration should be between 1 and 4 hours inclusive of setup and load out.
  4. Applicants must NOT use the space for private events or any type revenue-generating (e.g paid entrance, paid tickets, auction, vendor sales,) non-core values related activities; performances.
  5. I/O Spaces cannot guarantee that the spaces will be able to accommodate requests exactly as submitted.
  6. A setup & cleaning fee may be required depending on the nature of the event.
  7. A refundable security deposit will be required.

Guidelines

  1. Grantees cannot transfer hours to other companies or individuals.
  2. Grantees cannot retroactively apply hours to reservations already made with I/O Spaces.
  3. Grantees wishing to cancel a reservation must do so at least seven days in advance, or any deposit will be forfeited.
  4. In the event that a Grantee fails to show up for a booking made through the Community Space Grant, any deposit made will be forfeited.

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