1. Huge news! DataKind advisor, DJ Patil, has been named the first U.S. Chief Data Scientist. Learn more about the announcement (made by President Obama!) at Strata+Hadoop World San Jose and how you can use your skills to give back.

  2. DataKind HQ

    Welcoming Omidyar Network

    February 20 2015

    Appropriately, just ahead of Open Data Day we are thrilled to announce our newest supporter - Omidyar Network! We join a humbling group of investees in their Governance & Citizen Engagement Initiative that promotes the use of open information to improve people's lives. Learn more about our work together!

  3. DataKind HQ

    Get Involved...Now!

    February 13 2015

    Wondering how you can use your data science skills to give back? Get your data do-gooding calendar booked with these upcoming events and ongoing opportunites from DataKind and other organizations we love.

  4. Are you a charity in Leeds looking for help with your data project? Are you a data scientist living in Leeds looking to use your skills for good? If yes, then read on...

  5. People who reenter the criminal justice system again and again, often for low-level crimes, cost the country millions of dollars in time and effort, but little is known about them. A DataCorps team is working with the Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) to use data science to understand more about this at risk group of individuals.