December 8, 2023 marked a momentous occasion for the Port of Oakland as it proudly accepted the prestigious Community Partner Award from the design for social good non-profit, BRIDGEGOOD. Photography: Jasmine Toy / Oakland, Calif. – December 15, 2023: Nestled in the heart of Jack London Square, the Port values its partnership with BRIDGEGOOD, a […]
By supporting BRIDGEGOOD, Hybrid Ink is actively contributing to the empowerment and advancement of individuals often underrepresented in the tech and design industries. This collaboration underscores the importance of creating opportunities for everyone, regardless of background or circumstance.
Celebrate with local designers, artists, and change-makers at Power of We – BRIDGEGOOD’s end-of-year fundraising event. Hear student success stories, discover design for social good, and learn about BRIDGEGOOD’s programs impacting our community.
Savor delectable eats from cherished local gems like Dimond Pizza, James & The Giant Cupcake, Holly’s Mandarin Noodles, House Kombucha, and more, making every bite a celebration of community flavors.
BRIDGEGOOD will recognize the Port of Oakland as the 2023 Community Partner of the Year, celebrating their collaboration that has resulted in the creation of 100,000 jobs over the past 5 years. This remarkable achievement stands as a testament to their joint commitment to fostering economic growth and empowerment within the community.
This Pictionary episode was a united effort to support the #DesignForSocialGood cause. Rosemary and Andre joined hands to champion this cause and selected BRIDGEGOOD as the beneficiary. Situated conveniently next to the KTVU studio in Jack London Square, BRIDGEGOOD is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to empowering student designers to carve successful careers in UX and the creative industry.
On August 17, 2023, the iconic San Francisco Bay Bridge provided a stunning backdrop for a truly inspiring gathering at Google San Francisco. BRIDGEGOOD’s “Power of We” event showcased the incredible achievements of our UX Design Apprentices over the summer.
I will miss traveling to colleges across the Bay Area all the way to Fresno. I will miss having the first insights into students’ artwork of the Inspire Oakland Design Challenges. I will miss being at the studio, sometimes by myself, and getting my work done, feeling productive and motivated to keep going. I will definitely miss conducting 80+ interviews to find the best 20 UX apprentices. I will miss working with 14+ companies, annually, to teach and facilitate the UX Design Apprenticeships. I will always miss and treasure my time at BRIDGEGOOD.
In the bustling world of fashion and design, where creativity meets craftsmanship, there are individuals who not only leave their mark but also inspire generations to come. Elisa Feng, the Program Manager at BRIDGEGOOD, is one such remarkable individual who has etched her name in the annals of the industry. As we celebrate Asian American […]
Join us on May 9th for an unforgettable experience! The Art Mart is from 12pm-1pm and 3:30pm-4:30pm and the Inspire Oakland Top 20 Student Presentations are from 1pm-3:30pm. Come and be inspired at the Inspire Oakland Design Challenge!
Celebrating Lisa Towles: A Leader in Women’s Board Leadership As we celebrate International Women’s Day in 2023, it is important to highlight the incredible women who are leading the charge in technology for good. One such woman is Lisa Towles, the Board President of BRIDGEGOOD, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing design and tech education […]
For Immediate Release BRIDGEGOOD Honors Kevin Louie and Linda Poeng for Over 10 Years of Service to the Board of Directors Oakland, CA – BRIDGEGOOD, a nonprofit organization focused on cultivating the next generation of designers from diverse backgrounds, honors Kevin Louie and Linda Poeng for their invaluable contributions to the greater Bay Area community. […]