about 5 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

Even though the competition is over, don't stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow makers.


about 5 years ago

Thank you!

Hi,

We hope all of you are rested now that we are 3 days after the end of Opportunity Hack. Thank you all for your passion and energy that you brought to the hackathon. It was a huge success. We had 90 participants who connected with 14 nonprofits to empower them.

We hope you also enjoyed our closing keynote and have put in thought to what will be on your promise cards. We hope that one of them is to continue to stay connected to your nonprofit partner to continue to help them.

We will be reaching out to the…

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about 5 years ago

Final Steps for today..

Good Morning,

Hope you are still awake and enjoying hacking towards your final solutions. Please review the following few things relevant for today.

  • Teams who have not submitted their code into their Opportunity Hack Github repo would not be eligible for judging.
  • Teams checking in their code into their Opportunity Hack Github repo after 2:00 pm would be penalized.
  • All updates (including links to GitHub, presentations, team information, etc.) to ChallengePost must be submitted by hitting the "Submit For Review" or "Save" buttons by 2:45 pm to be considered for judging.
  • We will be preload presentations on a single laptop by collecting them from ChallengePost.…

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about 5 years ago

RULES FOR PARTICIPANT SUBMITTED IDEAS

 

Ideas from participating non-profits have been posted to Discussions. If you'd like to be on a team hacking for one of these ideas, participate in the team formation session on the morning of the event (schedule can be found here)

If you have an idea you'd like to submit as a participant, the idea must meet these criteria:
1. It must  serve a disadvantaged population or  address a broad social issue (e.g. Health care, Education), and
2. It must meet the needs of the target audience

If your idea  meets these criteria and you'd like to form

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