Programs & Services

COMMON SPACE offers a wide variety of programs and services for community members ages 7 to 77. Our goal is to create lasting partnerships where nonprofit organizations come together for sustainable efforts.


Our Programs

 MY LGBT PLUS started in 2011 during a time that LGBT+ youth suicides were at an all time high. The program aids as an online resources for the LGBT+ community, as well as hosts in-person visibility and education events. LGBT+ means we include everyone!  Today, MY LGBT PLUS has an online viewership in 114+ countries around the world, has been highlighted by Facebook and continues to connect, interact and support LGBT+ folks.

MY LGBT PLUS started in 2011 during a time that LGBT+ youth suicides were at an all time high. The program aids as an online resources for the LGBT+ community, as well as hosts in-person visibility and education events. LGBT+ means we include everyone!

Today, MY LGBT PLUS has an online viewership in 114+ countries around the world, has been highlighted by Facebook and continues to connect, interact and support LGBT+ folks.

 Fresno’s M.E.A.L. (Meals Engaging All Lives) started in 2013 at our founder Justin’s family home. The program provides a home cooked meal to homeless individuals in a unique and personal way. Each meal bag is delivered to the individuals living not he street in a white lunch bag, decorated with a positive quote/image, homemade meal using local ingredients, water bottle, nonperishable snack, hygiene product and bread.  To date, over 6,500 homemade meals have been given directly into the hands of homeless individuals.

Fresno’s M.E.A.L. (Meals Engaging All Lives) started in 2013 at our founder Justin’s family home. The program provides a home cooked meal to homeless individuals in a unique and personal way. Each meal bag is delivered to the individuals living not he street in a white lunch bag, decorated with a positive quote/image, homemade meal using local ingredients, water bottle, nonperishable snack, hygiene product and bread.

To date, over 6,500 homemade meals have been given directly into the hands of homeless individuals.

 COMMON SPACE is proud to be the Fresno County #Out4MentalHealth lead. #Out4MentalHealth is a statewide project that engages LGBT+ people to develop a mental health equity agenda and offer tools and resources that address these disparities and make our shared goals a reality. Our Task Forces supports local community members and organizations with engaging in LGBTQ Mental Health advocacy at the county, state, and federal level.

COMMON SPACE is proud to be the Fresno County #Out4MentalHealth lead. #Out4MentalHealth is a statewide project that engages LGBT+ people to develop a mental health equity agenda and offer tools and resources that address these disparities and make our shared goals a reality. Our Task Forces supports local community members and organizations with engaging in LGBTQ Mental Health advocacy at the county, state, and federal level.

 

Our Services

 As a nonprofit incubator, we are here to be a resource for startup and existing organizations. You will meet with a COMMON SPACE team member to do an intake process to identify how we can assist your organization with resources.

As a nonprofit incubator, we are here to be a resource for startup and existing organizations. You will meet with a COMMON SPACE team member to do an intake process to identify how we can assist your organization with resources.

 Our social gathering hub is a multipurpose, community space for workshops, peer-to-peer support groups and special events. Starting at $25 an hour, our team is here to ensure your event creates an experience.

Our social gathering hub is a multipurpose, community space for workshops, peer-to-peer support groups and special events. Starting at $25 an hour, our team is here to ensure your event creates an experience.

 COMMON Creative is our in-house service to assist nonprofits with a wide array of needs. We can assist your nonprofit with fundraising ideas, marketing plans, and capacity building. Also available is low cost printing/copying services starting at $0.01/sheet for black & white, $0.05/sheet for color.

COMMON Creative is our in-house service to assist nonprofits with a wide array of needs. We can assist your nonprofit with fundraising ideas, marketing plans, and capacity building. Also available is low cost printing/copying services starting at $0.01/sheet for black & white, $0.05/sheet for color.

Interested in utilizing our services? Let’s begin the conversation! Email justin@commonspacefresno.org