SFTech4Good Event Tuesday, March 12: Empower Work: Using People + Tech Skills for Good
Join us at Startup Basecamp to learn about Empower Work. They provide confidential support for people facing tough, non-legal work situations. Their volunteers are product managers, designers, engineers, coaches, HR business partners, social workers, career counselors, and other working professionals.
SFTech4Good Event February 20: Panel: How We Use EdTech to Achieve Our Missions
Social impact leaders from BUILD, Career Village, Handshake, and New Classrooms will talk about how they use edtech to further their education and career building missions for high school and college-age students!
Join SFTech4Good, Startups Give Back, and social impact professionals from some of the most recognizable companies on the planet to learn about what it takes to start and grow a social impact career in a corporate setting. Thanks to Optimizely for hosting too!
Attendees will hear from a panel of high caliber speakers who will share advice and insights based on their experience as social impact practitioners. This includes:
How they got into the social impact profession
How they see the profession evolving as more companies look to scale their social impact efforts
Advice they would give people who are looking to launch their careers in social impact
First, I hope you all had a wonderful Labor Day weekend. Now that Labor Day is over, it's time to start the 2018-19 year of events! The first will be an event on workplace rights with a new partner, Blind. Check it out and register below.
Let's thank Katharine for being a great co-organizer! Her hard work, great ideas, and contributions have made SFTech4Good an even better community. We'll miss you!
I'm sending out a part two because our friends at Oracle NetSuite in San Mateo are having two events that you MUST know about. Also, this gives me a chance to plug BoxWorks 2018 again for our friends at Box.org and the tech organizers Meetup that I'm hosting on August 30th.
So much happening smack dab in the middle of summer that it’s worth a newsletter! So many events, so little time...
Taking it to the people! Wednesday August 8
We The Incubator is bridging the gap in tech for the people. It is founded on the principles of fairness and accessibility for all and it is their belief that everyone should have a fair chance at making their startup dreams come true. Register at https://www.meetup.com/LATech4Good/events/250440834/.