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A social enterprise to give away menstrual products won at the inaugural GiveBackHack results

Oct. 16, 2017 2:19 pm

A social enterprise to give away menstrual products won at the inaugural GiveBackHack

The hackathon for companies with both social impact and business potential just held its first Philly event. Organizers consider it a launchpad — "This weekend is really just the beginning."
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.
Think Code for Philly isn’t for you? Think again people

Nov. 7, 2016 7:35 am

Think Code for Philly isn’t for you? Think again

If you care about making the city a better place, then this civic hacking org will welcome you with open arms, ED Dawn McDougall told us in her "Around the Corner" interview.
MilkCrate’s guide to Philly Tech Week: The innovative green events you won’t want to miss purpose

Apr. 28, 2016 8:38 am

MilkCrate’s guide to Philly Tech Week: The innovative green events you won’t want to miss

Where sustainability meets technology.
Hack against gun violence or for womens’ health this weekend purpose

Apr. 15, 2016 12:53 pm

Hack against gun violence or for womens’ health this weekend

Two cities, two hackathons, one weekend. Here's what you need to know.
Why you should consider going to DemHack2016 even if you don’t code purpose

Mar. 15, 2016 9:21 am

Why you should consider going to DemHack2016 even if you don’t code

It takes a diverse team to create a successful civic tech project, said Code for Philly Executive Director Dawn McDougall. The democracy hackathon will be March 18 to 20.
These Penn freshmen created a food donation app during the blizzard purpose

Jan. 27, 2016 9:41 am

These Penn freshmen created a food donation app during the blizzard

Built during last weekend's PennApps hackathon, Foodship connects restaurants with leftover food to homeless shelters.
LadyHacks Aims to Increase Women’s Participation in the Philadelphia Tech Scene results

Feb. 26, 2015 12:30 pm

LadyHacks Aims to Increase Women’s Participation in the Philadelphia Tech Scene

The hackathon will be held on March 6 and 7.
Philly EcoCamp Will Promote Sustainability and Environment Through Technology method

Jun. 17, 2014 12:12 pm

Philly EcoCamp Will Promote Sustainability and Environment Through Technology

Philly EcoCamp is a series of three events rolled into one — a workshop day, a hackathon and an unconference–promoting sustainability and environment through technology, organized by Amelia Longo and Andrew Thompson of Azavea. The Philadelphia-based GIS software company Azavea already has a stake in the environmental sector. Thompson, so-called “community evangelist” for the company, said that […]
Event: Apps for Philly Education 2014 method

Apr. 29, 2014 1:10 pm

Event: Apps for Philly Education 2014

The Apps for Philly Education Hackathon will bring together developers, designers, students, teachers and more to build applications designed for use in education from May 2 to May 4 at Impact Hub and the Science Leadership Academy. The hackathon is organized by Code for Philly, Jarv.us, Slate, and Philly EdTech meetup. “It’s basically an opportunity for developers, designers, creative folks, […]

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