Tech for Good: Homeless Crisis

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The December Tech for Good Dublin event is all about the ongoing Homeless crisis in Dublin and how technology can be used to help.

Speakers:
Anthony Flynn, CEO of the Inner City Helping Homeless (ICHH) returns to Tech for Good Dublin, one year after his last appearance, to update us on the ICHH's work and the continuing crisis. The ICHH is an almost entirely volunteer run organisation that brings food, clothes and more to the homeless each night on the streets of Dublin, aswell as carrying out advocacy work for homeless and families in need.
https://ichh.ie/

James Gallagher will speak about Giveback.ie, the Irish company which has created a Chrome extension that allows you to donate money to the ICHH as you shop online. https://giveback.ie/

Andy O'Sullivan & Yamin Xue, from the Liberty IT Incubator, will talk about an app & website that Liberty IT have created for the ICHH, and discuss how serverless technologies can be used to create low-cost solutions for charities.

** Just added: Zoe Obeimhen will talk about Homeswapper.ie (more details to follow)

It's free to attend - register on Meetup.

More details on the speakers and their talks coming soon!