Past Meetup

Code for Durham: National Day of Civic Hacking

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Help us improve the lives of Durham residents! Bring your interests and skills to make things better! Contribute to community solutions.

A lot like our regular Meetups- except on a Saturday :)

We're looking for people interested in these topics:
- Elections & Representation
- Food Security / Hunger
- Affordable Housing
- Youth Initiatives
- Brigade Marketing / Storytelling

We really need people with these skill sets:
- Data science
- User Interface
- Website development
- Content
- Design
- Marketing/PR
- Customer Support
- Project/product management
- Journalists
- and more!

Plus... Simone Sequeira from Code for America headquarters will be joining us. Simone is the Senior Product Manager for GetCalFresh, which helps Californians apply for food stamps online. We’re just getting our food security project underway, so this is a great time to get involved.

National Day of Civic Hacking is a nationwide day of action that brings together civic leaders, local governments, and community organizations to tackle some of our toughest challenges.

Bring your laptop, ideas, projects, maps, data, and/or questions. Collectively, we will try to answer them.

Have fun. Do good. Join the team.

Lunch will be provided.

*Attendance implies consent to our Code of Conduct.