Beneficent Technology

For The SocialCoding4Good Project

  • Amount
    $50,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    11/17/2014
  • Term
    19 Months
  • Type of Support
    Project
Strategies
Overview
In 2011, Beneficent Technology developed SocialCoding4Good, a project to amplify awareness about humanitarian free and open source software (HFOSS); connect passionate, highly skilled corporate and individual technical volunteers to HFOSS opportunities; and support sustainable HFOSS projects. The SocialCoding4Good team focuses on building relationships with corporations and then identifying and matching volunteers on a highly curated, personal basis. This grant would mark the third and final year of Hewlett Foundation support for this project.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.benetech.org 
Address
480 S. California Avenue, Suite 201
Palo Alto, CA 94306-1609
Grants to this Grantee
for the SocialCoding4Good project  
In 2011, Beneficent Technology developed SocialCoding4Good, a project to amplify awareness about humanitarian free and open source software (HFOSS); connect passionate, highly skilled corporate and individual technical volunteers to HFOSS opportunities; and support sustainable HFOSS projects. The SocialCoding4Good team focuses on building relationships with corporations and then identifying and matching volunteers on a highly curated, personal basis. This grant would mark the third and final year of Hewlett Foundation support for this project.

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