Mission Statement

Our Mission

Madjax Makerforce is a makerspace located in Downtown Muncie. Its mission is to foster a collaborative environment wherein people can explore and create intersections between science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics and culture.

Madjax Makerforce is a makerspace located in Downtown Muncie. Its mission is to foster a collaborative environment wherein people can explore and create intersections between science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics and culture. Madjax Makerforce is a community of makers organized around a shared workspace. We enable our members to invent, build, collaborate, and share skills. We promote design thinking and the do-it-yourself spirit in our greater community and enable people to innovate and create in a STEAM driven environment.

Madjax Makerforce is a community of makers organized around a shared workspace. We enable our members to invent, build, collaborate, and share skills. We promote design thinking and the do-it-yourself spirit in our greater community and enable people to innovate and create in a STEAM driven environment.

Welcome to Madjax

Located on the corner of Madison & Jackson

History

We Make Moves

8
11.18.2015

‘GearBox’ Set to Open in Muncie

The grand opening for a makerspace in Muncie is set for next week. GearBox: Muncie - A Maker Hub, is a project of the Sustainable Muncie Corp. and is located in a former Cintas building.

Continue Reading

9
06.23.2016

Makerspace Announces New Name And Launches Brand As Project Evolves

MUNCIE, Ind. – June 23, 2016 – Formerly referred to as Gearbox:Muncie A Maker Hub, the makerspace project has changed its name to better fit its evolving brand.

Continue Reading

8
06.28.2016

We are expanding! Guardian to be a part of MadJax Maker Force Project!

We are happy to announce that we will be a part of the new Madjax Muncie Maker Force Project (formerly Gear:Box).

Continue Reading

9
06.28.2016

Madjax Maker Force Announces First Set Of Tenants

Madjax, the Muncie Maker Force, has released its first set of commercial tenants – Tribune Showprint and The Guardian Brewing Company.

Continue Reading

8
07.08.2016

Makerspace project announces new name, 1st set of tenants

since its launch in fall 2014, one major Muncie project has changed its name and is continuing to grow exponentially.

Continue Reading

9
07.23.2016

Gearbox: Muncie is now MadJax

A large maker’s space project in Muncie has announced it is renaming itself, about a year after initially announcing the project.

Continue Reading

8
10.24.2016

Madjax Partners With Muncie Redevelopment Commission To Expand The CO:LAB’s Offerings

To provide a new collaborative work environment to the Muncie community, Madjax and the Muncie Redevelopment Commission (MRC) have teamed up to open the second CO:LAB location inside the makerspace.

Continue Reading

9
12.03.2016

Five Delaware County Nonprofits Receive Grant Funding From Community Foundation

The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc., awarded $68,500 to five nonprofit organizations during the last Quarterly Competitive Grant cycle of 2016.

Continue Reading

8
12.09.2016

Guardian Brewing Co. progresses in Madjax move

Guardian Brewing Company’s move to Madjax Maker Force is becoming more tangible.

Continue Reading

9
04.03.2017

Delaware County Robotics Team Earns Spot In State Championship Competition

Delaware County’s own PhyXTGears robotics team 1720 finished runner-up at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition in Science and Technology) Perry Meridian district robotics tournament in Indianapolis

Continue Reading

8
05.08.2017

Cintas truck ‘man’ moved, to be fixed

The landmark “man in the truck” billboard at a former Muncie commercial-laundry-turned-arts-space is no more, but officials say he’ll be relocated to a new, inside spot.

Continue Reading

9
09.18.2017

Meet Some Of The “Makers” Of Muncie’s MadJax

I work in a factory in Muncie, Indiana. Not many people can say that these days. In fact, many believe that Muncie’s best days–our factory days–are behind us. Our schools are going through budget and transportation issues and a third of our citizens live in poverty.

Continue Reading

8
11.09.2017

Ball Brothers Foundation Funds Purdue Polytechnic Institute In Muncie

A grant totaling $160,000 to Purdue University was among the $3,656,341 in total grants the foundation awarded at its October board meeting.

Continue Reading

9
11.10.2017

Polytechnic’s Anderson & Richmond locations team up to offer courses in Muncie

Purdue Polytechnic Anderson and Purdue Polytechnic Richmond are collaborating to deliver courses in Muncie, Indiana, through a grant from the Ball Brothers Foundation.

Continue Reading

8
11.25.2017

Small Business Saturday brings hundreds to shop downtown

Hundreds flocked to downtown Muncie on Nov. 25 for Small Business Saturday.

Continue Reading

Stay up to date with Madjax.

9
11.18.2015

11.18.2015

‘GearBox’ Set to Open in Muncie

The grand opening for a makerspace in Muncie is set for next week. GearBox: Muncie - A Maker Hub, is a project of the Sustainable Muncie Corp. and is located in a former Cintas building.

Continue Reading

9
06.23.2016

06.23.2016

Makerspace Announces New Name And Launches Brand As Project Evolves

MUNCIE, Ind. – June 23, 2016 – Formerly referred to as Gearbox:Muncie A Maker Hub, the makerspace project has changed its name to better fit its evolving brand.

Continue Reading

9
06.28.2016

06.28.2016

We are expanding! Guardian to be a part of MadJax Maker Force Project!

We are happy to announce that we will be a part of the new Madjax Muncie Maker Force Project (formerly Gear:Box).

Continue Reading

9
06.28.2016

06.28.2016

Madjax Maker Force Announces First Set Of Tenants

Madjax, the Muncie Maker Force, has released its first set of commercial tenants – Tribune Showprint and The Guardian Brewing Company.

Continue Reading

9
07.08.2016

07.08.2016

Makerspace project announces new name, 1st set of tenants

since its launch in fall 2014, one major Muncie project has changed its name and is continuing to grow exponentially.

Continue Reading

9
07.23.2016

07.23.2016

Gearbox: Muncie is now MadJax

A large maker’s space project in Muncie has announced it is renaming itself, about a year after initially announcing the project.

Continue Reading

9
10.24.2016

10.24.2016

Madjax Partners With Muncie Redevelopment Commission To Expand The CO:LAB’s Offerings

To provide a new collaborative work environment to the Muncie community, Madjax and the Muncie Redevelopment Commission (MRC) have teamed up to open the second CO:LAB location inside the makerspace.

Continue Reading

9
12.03.2016

12.03.2016

Five Delaware County Nonprofits Receive Grant Funding From Community Foundation

The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc., awarded $68,500 to five nonprofit organizations during the last Quarterly Competitive Grant cycle of 2016.

Continue Reading

8
12.09.2016

12.09.2016

Guardian Brewing Co. progresses in Madjax move

Guardian Brewing Company’s move to Madjax Maker Force is becoming more tangible.

Continue Reading

9
04.03.2017

04.03.2017

Delaware County Robotics Team Earns Spot In State Championship Competition

Delaware County’s own PhyXTGears robotics team 1720 finished runner-up at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition in Science and Technology) Perry Meridian district robotics tournament in Indianapolis

Continue Reading

9
05.08.2017

05.08.2017

Cintas truck ‘man’ moved, to be fixed

The landmark “man in the truck” billboard at a former Muncie commercial-laundry-turned-arts-space is no more, but officials say he’ll be relocated to a new, inside spot.

Continue Reading

9
09.18.2017

09.18.2017

Meet Some Of The “Makers” Of Muncie’s MadJax

I work in a factory in Muncie, Indiana. Not many people can say that these days. In fact, many believe that Muncie’s best days–our factory days–are behind us. Our schools are going through budget and transportation issues and a third of our citizens live in poverty.

Continue Reading

9
11.09.2017

11.09.2017

Ball Brothers Foundation Funds Purdue Polytechnic Institute In Muncie

A grant totaling $160,000 to Purdue University was among the $3,656,341 in total grants the foundation awarded at its October board meeting.

Continue Reading

9
11.10.2017

11.10.2017

Polytechnic’s Anderson & Richmond locations team up to offer courses in Muncie

Purdue Polytechnic Anderson and Purdue Polytechnic Richmond are collaborating to deliver courses in Muncie, Indiana, through a grant from the Ball Brothers Foundation.

Continue Reading

9
11.25.2017

11.25.2017

Small Business Saturday brings hundreds to shop downtown

Hundreds flocked to downtown Muncie on Nov. 25 for Small Business Saturday.

Continue Reading

Stay up to date with Madjax.