They host 3 main programs:
Adult EducationDuring the day the space hosts a variety of high-quality adult education programs.
No Tribe Social ClubIn the evenings the space transforms into a social club for people who want to connect to one another while improving the wider community around them.
Community HubThe space hosts events and programs that support individuals and organizations that aim to have a positive social impact.
Ingredients of Community
The conditions that form close community are difficult to create. We aim to create them all at Crossroads.
ProximityAre in close proximity to one another
Repeated InteractionsInteract with one another over and over again
VulnerabilityAre in vulnerable situations with one another
Striving TogetherStrive together towards a common goal with accountability
Values AlignmentShare values that are important to them
CommitmentHave a real commitment to the community
No StrangersKnow each other by name and care about one another
Peter Elam - Founder
Peter ran the Digital Media Institute at the University of Texas for nine years, and is the co-founder of Diamond Tree, a platform for selling digital content.
His experiences in these roles provided the inspiration for what has become No Tribe.
Michael Minter - Advisor (Creative/Marketing)
Michael Minter is the Global Head of Marketing for DC Shoes. He is a creative wizard and a master of marketing.
Patricia Cruz - Advisor (Operations/Community Building)
Patricia is an extremely experienced Community Manager that most recently managed the Varsovia WeWork location in Mexico City.
At Varsovia Patricia oversaw the entire staff and managed all operations for a location with over 1,500 members.
Manny Oliverez - Advisor (Design)
Manny is a product manager at Amazon and provides deep expertise in design thinking and all aspects of user experience.
Jonathan Paulo - Advisor (Community Building)
Jonathan is a librarian at Harvard University. He gained special insight into building strong community as a staff member on 3 separate Semester at Sea voyages.