Hackathons for Good: Techies, Thinkers, and Activists Unite
Tech Soup Blog
MARCH 26, 2013
In actuality, hackathons are events where ideas are hatched and technology needs are met — making them excellent opportunities for nonprofits, charities, and libraries! The hackathon model is ideal for nonprofits and libraries because it brings together motivated volunteers to expedite a project on a limited budget. meets LinkedIn for students. Library Hackathons. Libraries have also been getting in on the hacking fun.