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Tech experts to donate their skills to #charity

A new program due to launch in March will let individuals from the tech industry volunteer their skills to help nonprofits.

#charity is a platform that connects NGOs with IT professionals to work together on projects like apps, sites and content that would normally cost a lot of money to get off the ground. The team behind #charity says they’ll use an advanced matching algorithm to scan participants’ LinkedIn profiles and pair them with organisations.

To help keep projects on track, #charity also features a project management system for volunteers and NGOs to host virtual team communication, and will integrate other platforms.

#charity will host a series of hackathons ahead of its launch, aiming to sign up over 500 volunteers to join the 350 already signed up.

 

 

 

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