Placemaking in Spokane

PEER Homes is committed to “placemaking”–deliberately designing public spaces where friends and families gather, social and economic exchanges occur, and cultures mix. The Project for Public Spaces has found that the best spots have activities, are accessible, are comfortable, and are sociable. They are the kinds of places that locals might bring visitors from outContinue reading “Placemaking in Spokane”

Social Purpose Corporation

A new type of corporate business model is established under the WBCA, the “social purposecorporation.” A social purpose corporation, while subject to all provisions applicable toother corporations, must be organized to promote a general social purpose that is intended to positively affect certain constituencies. These constituencies must include one or more of: the corporation’s employees,Continue reading “Social Purpose Corporation”