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These digital tools make data storytelling easy for nonprofits method

Jun. 15, 2018 7:28 am

These digital tools make data storytelling easy for nonprofits

Code for Philly Co-Director Toni McIntyre shares some of the resources discussed at Tech in the Commons's final project night.
This new mapping tool from Drexel researchers can make it easier for Philly nonprofits to collaborate purpose

Apr. 17, 2018 11:48 am

This new mapping tool from Drexel researchers can make it easier for Philly nonprofits to collaborate

ImpactView features data on 2,327 nonprofits plus the demographics of their surrounding communities.
Code for Philly crowdsourced a timeline of local civic tech history for its birthday, because of course results

Feb. 6, 2018 12:50 pm

Code for Philly crowdsourced a timeline of local civic tech history for its birthday, because of course

The civic hacking group turned 5 and celebrated in the most Code for Philly way possible: collaborative project work.
These are the 14 people you need to know in Philly civic tech: The realLIST people

Dec. 20, 2017 12:51 pm

These are the 14 people you need to know in Philly civic tech: The realLIST

The city staffers, open data geeks and civic engagement pros who shaped the scene.
What does ‘civic tech’ really mean? Philly technologists weigh in people

Dec. 7, 2017 1:41 pm

What does ‘civic tech’ really mean? Philly technologists weigh in

Who's in the tent, according to Azavea's Robert Cheetham, Fixlist's Stacey Mosley and Mjumbe Poe, and Protocol Labs' Michelle Lee in honor of Code for Philly's fifth anniversary.
Knight Cities Challenge winner PHL Participatory Design Lab is launching next week results

Nov. 10, 2017 10:23 am

Knight Cities Challenge winner PHL Participatory Design Lab is launching next week

The Office of Homeless Services and the Department of Revenue are working to improve their interactions with the public.
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.
How nonprofits are using data from OpenDataVote to ‘start a conversation’ about systemic change results

Sep. 5, 2017 12:55 pm

How nonprofits are using data from OpenDataVote to ‘start a conversation’ about systemic change

The four winning nonprofits from this past May’s OpenDataVote initiative are working with the Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation to release and analyze data that will help bring more context to their work.
Vote now for your fave government data set to be released via OpenDataVote funding

Apr. 19, 2017 12:59 pm

Vote now for your fave government data set to be released via OpenDataVote

Support a culture of transparency while helping a local nonprofit win some serious cash.
View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool method

Mar. 14, 2017 8:02 am

View the percentage of vacant properties in each Philly neighborhood with this nifty tool

An app from a handful of city departments allows you to find where vacant lots and buildings are and who owns them.

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