IFTF Archive

What happened when Mike Zuckerman brought his San Francisco culture hacking ethos to the migrant camps in Greece

Mike Zuckerman (striped shirt) with Elpida residents. In 2013, Mike Zuckerman, a self-described culture hacker, attended the White House’s National Day of Civic Hacking. Inspired by what he’d learned there, Mike returned to San Francisco and founded , an organization that focuses on sustainability and urban tactical development. In the spring of 2016, Mike went to Greece where he spent four months rehabilitating an abandoned …