technology Archives - Generocity Philly

technology

This Philly nonprofit is teaching social entrepreneurship to middle schoolers results

Nov. 20, 2017 11:58 am

This Philly nonprofit is teaching social entrepreneurship to middle schoolers

Because for cofounder Michelle Julet, it's never too early to start opening kids up to the possibilities of starting their own business, while also emphasizing qualities such as compassion, courage and confidence.
Catch some free Wi-Fi at the city’s new LinkPHL kiosks purpose

Nov. 2, 2017 8:01 am

Catch some free Wi-Fi at the city’s new LinkPHL kiosks

No word yet on when or where they'll be installed, though, which raises the question: What about that digital divide?
5 lessons on leadership from Ela Conf, the not-just-for-coders tech conference results

Oct. 31, 2017 2:27 pm

5 lessons on leadership from Ela Conf, the not-just-for-coders tech conference

Thoughts on diversity, inclusion and failure from the annual conference for women-identifying people, trans men and genderqueer folks from all walks of the tech ecosystem.
Build a social enterprise in a weekend at Philly’s first GiveBackHack purpose

Oct. 2, 2017 9:50 am

Build a social enterprise in a weekend at Philly’s first GiveBackHack

Help solve social issues in your community whether you have an idea or just want to work with other passionate Philadelphians for causes you care about.
Two Philly schools are featured in a NatGeo documentary about the digital divide purpose

Sep. 27, 2017 11:22 am

Two Philly schools are featured in a NatGeo documentary about the digital divide

"Without a Net: The Digital Divide in America," which features the contrasting Lower Merion and William Penn school districts, focuses on how the lack of technology available to certain schools affects students nationwide.
Solve Philly’s recidivism problem at this Reentry Project hackathon purpose

Sep. 19, 2017 11:51 am

Solve Philly’s recidivism problem at this Reentry Project hackathon

Calling all journalists, technologists, returning citizens and reentry-focused nonprofits: Collaborate for a cause Oct. 20 and 21.
Power Moves: Accessibility expert Ather Sharif is leaving Philly people

Aug. 30, 2017 12:55 pm

Power Moves: Accessibility expert Ather Sharif is leaving Philly

The ExoXLabs founder is heading to Chicago for personal reasons. Plus, the city named 13 members to its Police Advisory Commission, and United Way has a new board chair.
The Office of Adult Education is training tutors to teach adult learners tech skills purpose

Aug. 29, 2017 8:27 am

The Office of Adult Education is training tutors to teach adult learners tech skills

Volunteers will cover the basics, from simple tasks like using a mouse and keyboard to more complex ones like accessing cloud-based computing.
The Geek Awards were lit. Here’s proof results

Aug. 28, 2017 12:55 pm

The Geek Awards were lit. Here’s proof

The seventh annual awards event celebrating Philly's technologists, scientists, mission leaders and creatives was Saturday night.
Here’s everything you need to know to start planning a nonprofit engagement strategy method

Aug. 28, 2017 11:55 am

Here’s everything you need to know to start planning a nonprofit engagement strategy

Miss Tech in the Commons? Read this recap ebook full of lessons for nonprofits, with the smartest tidbits from our event series sharing new engagement tools with place-based nonprofits all in one place.

Sign-up for regular updates from Generocity