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*What will this financial estimate cover?
 
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*Will we be able to cover future costs, and how?
 
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**Assume a lose of 20% membership. Base Financial Stability off a 80% membership cost with no additional donations.
  
 
== History ==
 
== History ==

Revision as of 09:40, 1 August 2014



Hive13 Project
Hive Migration
Hive13-3D-logo.png
Status: Active
Start Date: 7/29/2014
End Date: TBD

This page is here to organize information in regards to the possibility of the Hive13 Makerspace moving to a new location. More information coming soon.

Vision

This section is to introduce how we fit into the community, examine our needs and how they fit in towards contributions to the community.

Questions to answer:

  • What is the vision of our expansion, what do we hope to do?
  • What are the interests of others, and how can we meet them?
  • What do we provide to the hosting community?
  • What rules and categorizations apply to non-profits?
  • What are our needs?
  • What type of location?
  • What is the driving reason to move?

Finances

This section describes the logistics and financial feasibility of such an endeavor to migrate the hive, as well as present different options to pursue.

Questions to answer:

  • Is this migration feasible?
    • Mortgage (If paid in Cash or by Donation, this will not be in consideration.)
    • Electric / Gas
    • Insurances
    • Water
  • What are possible funding sources?
    • Grants
    • Donations
      • Property
      • Cash
    • Loan
      • Interest rates
  • What is the cost estimate?
  • What size is needed?
    • To allow proper long term growth for new projects and long term growth: We need a minimal of triple our current size (current size is ~3500SqFT)
  • How much can be saved through in-house engineering?
  • What will this financial estimate cover?
  • Will we be able to cover future costs, and how?
    • Assume a lose of 20% membership. Base Financial Stability off a 80% membership cost with no additional donations.

History

This section is a showcase of all our past achievements, contributions, and things to come. May just be a guided tour of the projects to emphasize accomplishments. Having clear examples of what we do will assist with the possibility of acquiring a grant.

Possible sources:

  • Youtube
  • Classes we provide
  • Official forms