Create tools to actively help participants of social rallies, protests, or apps people can use on a day-to-day basis to promote accountability.
Find creative new ways for people to donate money to a good cause, and to make sure support goes to the right places.
Teach the masses about problems Black and Brown communities face in America in new ways, whether it be with visualized data or new styles only possible with technology.
With the COVID-19 pandemic hitting Black and Brown communities especially hard, create solutions oriented at them to alleviate working in our new reality.
Have that idea that you never got around to making a project out of? Do you think you have a solution to a problem, but don't know where to start? duckHacks is the perfect environment for executing that project, where talented hackers partner up with bright-eyed thinkers to implement new and exciting solutions.
Winning projects will be recognized by our sponsors and local organizations, and can be integrated into real-world scenarios, having tangible effects in everyday lives.
In each of our four categories, winners will get to donate $200 to their charity of choice, investing in good causes we all believe in.
Days Of Hacking
Dollars to Charity
Company Sponsored Workshops
duckHack for social good will be held online in our discord server, between August 13-17.
$0. It's free!
That's ok! We have interactive workshops to get you started, and remember you will have teammates that will be there to support you through the process.
Yes there is! The theme can be found under the home tab in the navigation bar.
You can go solo, or be part of a team (maximum size of 4). You can come with your team, or we can assign you to one when you arrive at your request! This will be a great opportunity to meet new people and make new friends.
Anyone can! This event is open to all so that anyone who is interested in developing a project for social good can do so.
A hackathon is an event where people come together to solve a problem through programming and design. What's the best part of it all? You get to choose what problem you want to solve -- the options are endless!
Have more questions? E-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org