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SocialCoding4Good - IEEE GOLD Volunteer Information Evening Nov 2013


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On Nov 4, 2013 the IEEE SCV Graduates of the Last Decade held their Volunteer Information Evening at LinkedIn which brings in a number of organizations from the local San Francisco Bay Area to talk about their organizations. Each organization is given 5 minutes to present, and after the event they set up a booth in which the attendees can gather more information on, and volunteer with their organizations. These are the slides for SocialCoding4Good.

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SocialCoding4Good - IEEE GOLD Volunteer Information Evening Nov 2013

  1. 1. SocialCoding4Good Contributing Technical Talent for True, Transformative Impact IEEE GOLD Volunteer Information Night 4 November 2013
  2. 2. Every day, there are thousands of people using technology tools to make a positive difference in millions of people’s lives. SocialCoding4Good is committed to providing a platform that amplifies this impact. We: Drive Connect Ignite awareness of the power of open source software for social good & the nonprofit organizations creating it as their core mission software development professionals to opportunities to volunteer time and talent with these nonprofit organizations sustainable, crosssector collaboration across the nonprofit, corporate, and open source technology communities
  3. 3. Small Tasks, Big Impact • • • • Back-to-School Volunteer Day Four hours design > development Four education plug-ins for Mozilla Popcorn Easy ways for teachers to create digital learning resources using Webmaker
  4. 4. Major Projects, Broad Impact • Mifos currently supports 1.1 million people working their way out of poverty • Deanna McCusker volunteered for three months, designing a new user interface for Mifos X
  5. 5. For more information contact: Celine Takatsuno, Program Director @sc4g