Create Web and Mobile Applications for Awesome Non-Profits.
Plan, design and build a website or application in less than eight hours. Unnerving, challenging and fast-paced? You bet. A mad adrenaline rush? Of course. And it’s always for a great cause.
Austin Hackathon for Social Good
Location: JW Marriott Downtown
Bring your design, programming and strategy chops to help the Austin Public Library and and other awesome non-profits. This is our third year at SXSW – join a team of designers, developers, strategists and project managers who want to make a difference!
Each hackathon begins with short presentations by educators and non-profit representatives, then participants break up into teams to plan, design and build a website or application in less than eight hours.
A partial list of non-profits that have benefited from the hackathons:
Action Against Hunger
Banc de Sang
Capital Area Food Bank
Cross Stitch Project
Dalai Lama Center
Doctors Without Borders
Dress for Success
Friends of Ibba School for Girls
Gene Siskel Film Center
Habitat for Humanity
Hands on Atlanta
Idelsohn Society for the Preservation of Folk Music
My Way Home Dog Rescue
National Military Families Association
New York Cares
Nursing Mothers Coalition
The Love Comes
Are you a non-profit or can you sponsor or host a hackathon? Email us and include your request below.