Eager to flex your data skills for good? Each month, we do a roundup of volunteer opportunities through DataKind and other organizations around the world!
DataKind UK DataDive - July 17-19, London
From Leeds to London, DataKind UK would love to see you at their next DataDive, sponsored by Teradata. Help charities do initial data analysis, exploration, and prototyping all while building your skills and meeting fellow data do-gooders!
Our Top Picks
DataThon - May 29-31, Calgary
Help the Calgary Distress Centre use data to do even more at this weekend event.
HelpMeViz - May 30, San Francisco, Washington DC or Virtual
Coders, data scientists, designers, and data visualizers needed to help shed light on the elusive problem of hidden hunger in the developing world.
National Day of Civic Hacking - June 6, across the U.S. and Virtual
Organized by our friends, Code for America, the National Day of Civic Hacking unites technologists, entrepreneurs, developers and other citizens in using open data to improve communities. There are tons of events and open challenges going on - check out the full list or some highlights we picked out below!
- Hack San Mateo County
- Tobacco Use Data Interactive Visualizations: Bringing Data to Life
- Chicago Civic Hack Day
- Help the FTC defeat robocalls!
- Indy Civic Hack
- Code for Greensboro, North Carolina
- Health Impacts of Climate Change
Data Do-Gooding Calendar
A mix of DataKind and external volunteer opportunities we've heard about. Specific event link given in description or Chapter Meetup link provided if event is not posted yet. Tweet @DataKind if you have a data science volunteer event you'd like help promoting!