SOURCE: Impact Bazaar

Impact Bazaar

December 01, 2015 07:15 ET

Impact Bazaar's Social Impact Pop Up at Impact Hub NYC

A Pop Up For Good | December 4, 6-9pm | 394 Broadway; Featuring Fashion, Accessory and Art Brands With a Social-Impact Mission

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2015) - 'Impact Bazaar', a NEW marketplace for social innovation at Impact Hub NYC's coworking and events space, has partnered with We Are Pop Up to produce a holiday pop up in Tribeca. The shop features 14 brands that all use ethical practices or support the economic development of communities around the globe. 100% of sales go to these brands, and, of course, they're perfect for the holidays.

The Impact Bazaar Pop Up features Boerum Apparel, ten86, Estrella De Mar, Beru Kids, Teysha, Kamla NYC, Slick Chicks, Market Colors, Taaluma Totes, WESTxEAST, Vega Coffee, The Catrinka Project, Fresh Words Market, EST WST Collective, and TrySome Foods. Impact brands range from those fueling local businesses in developing countries to those empowering artists and designers here in New York. Impact Hub NYC Managing Director Sam Utne says, "Impact Hub NYC provides the tools, resources, and guidance to help social entrepreneurs build and run businesses. Offering a place to showcase great products is an obvious next step." To explore the brands, visit Pop Up For Good's Splash That page. Products include backpacks, throws, posters, bracelets, children's and adult clothing.

The Impact Bazaar Pop Up is built in collaboration with We Are Pop Up, the London-born startup who expanded to New York City last month. We Are Pop Up's online ShopShare platform enables designers and entrepreneurs to rent out sections of shops for $10 a day. At Impact Bazaar, We Are Pop Up created a store to showcase likeminded entrepreneurs from throughout Impact Hub's national network and beyond. Along with a creative retail pop up, Impact Bazaar features workshops and tutorials from Squarespace, Thomson Reuters Foundation and NYC Mayor's Office of Tech + Innovation.

About We Are Pop Up
We Are Pop Up is a creative retail platform born in London and now in New York City. We believe in freedom of expression through retail. Our ShopShare platform connects designers, brands and organizations directly to the most innovative space owners. We make getting into retail as easy as starting a website through shared- economic retail. wearepopup.com and @wearepopup.

Impact Bazaar (at Impact Hub NYC) impactbazaar.com
'Impact Bazaar', a NEW marketplace for social innovation, at Impact Hub NYC's coworking and events space, is proudly supported by a growing list of leading organizations working to support innovators & entrepreneurs: Squarespace (Presenting Partner), NYC Mayor's Office of Tech + Innovation, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Etsy.org, Bard MBA in Sustainability, B Corporation, Impact Assets, Echoing Green, New York's Next Top Makers, ReWork, The Makery, miLES, Dreamit, SOCAP15, free range, Imagination in Space, The New York Code + Design Academy, Be Social Change, Net Impact, Fenton, Kiva, Prime Produce, Second Muse, Super Tasker, think olio, Exemplar, and Happy Fun Corp, among others.

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