ZIP LABS

A non-profit laboratory for social impact projects

 

ABOUT

The Zeal Inspirational Philanthropy Labs (ZIP Labs) are interrelated social impact laboratories experimenting with different modes for increasing and improving engagement in the social sector. Each lab experiments with projects concerning how to effectively bridge the gap between bystanders and everyday heroism. The labs are grounded in the applied social and behavioral sciences.

 
Upcoming Events
Racial Disparities in Healthcare Outcomes (III/III)
Fri, Jun 26
Zoom
Jun 26, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of ideation.
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Racial Disparities in Healthcare Outcomes (II/III)
Fri, Jun 19
Zoom
Jun 19, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of storytelling.
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Racial Disparities in Healthcare Outcomes (I/III)
Fri, Jun 12
Zoom
Jun 12, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of research.
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Virtual: Incarceration and its Effects on Local Communities (III/III)
Fri, May 29
Zoom
May 29, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of ideation.
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Virtual: Incarceration and its Effects on Local Communities (II/III)
Fri, May 22
Zoom
May 22, 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of storytelling.
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Virtual: Incarceration and its Effects on Local Communities (I/III)
Fri, May 15
Zoom
May 15, 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM CDT
Zoom
A week of research.
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Black History Month Celebration
Fri, Feb 28
DePaul University - College of Computing
Feb 28, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
DePaul University - College of Computing, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A casual get-together to celebrate Black artists, authors, musicians, and history
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Chicago: US Engagement in Middle-Eastern Conflict (II/II)
Fri, Jan 31
DePaul University - Mezzanine
Jan 31, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CST
DePaul University - Mezzanine, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A week of ideating
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Chicago: History of US Engagement in Middle-Eastern Conflict (I/II)
Fri, Jan 24
DePaul University - Mezzanine
Jan 24, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CST
DePaul University - Mezzanine, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A week of research.
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CANCELLED: Chicago: US Engagement in Middle-Eastern Conflict (I/III)
Fri, Jan 17
DePaul University - Mezzanine
Jan 17, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CST
DePaul University - Mezzanine, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A week of research. CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
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Chicago: Consequences of Holiday Consumerism (II/II)
Fri, Dec 13
DePaul University - College of Computing
Dec 13, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CST
DePaul University - College of Computing, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A week of ideating calls to action
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Chicago: Consequences of Holiday Consumerism (I/II)
Fri, Dec 06
DePaul University - College of Computing
Dec 06, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM CST
DePaul University - College of Computing, 243 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
A week of research
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"When our grandchildren ask us where we were when the voiceless and the vulnerable in our era needed leaders of compassion and purpose, I hope we can say that we showed up, and that we showed up on time."

Gary Haugen

 
 

THE TEAM

JOSH FORT

Founder
Chief Executive Officer

TESSA MILLER

Co-Founder
Director of Local Labs

ALEX DANIELS

Associate Director
Project Springboard

 

CONTACT US

Need help with a non-profit project? Interested in supporting the work we're doing? Reach out via our contact form or the information below!

Chicago, IL

+1 (224) 888-4680‬

 

Chicago, IL

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