We forge partnerships between neighbors who use technology to improve interactions with, and access to, public services. Whether you're a technologist, designer, journalist, public servant, or curious community member- there is a place for you here! Join us for our co-working, project, service, and social events.
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Code for Chicago runs on two things: projects and volunteers.
Are you a Chicagoland nonprofit that needs some tech help? Have an idea how to make your community better? You've come to the right place. Fill out our Contact Us form or come to one of our meetups to get the conversation started.
Are you a Chicagoland dev, designer, data person, etc. looking to use your skills for the greater good and build your resume? Maybe you’re looking to pick up a new tech skill. You, too, have come to the right place. Sign up for our meetups or join us on Slack.
We forge partnerships between neighbors who use technology to improve interactions with, and access to, public services. Whether you're a technologist, designer, journalist, public servant, or curious community member- there is a place for you here!
Wed. January 29, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Emerald City Coffee 1224 W Wilson Ave
Open Uptown's originally formed in Chicago as "Code & Coffee: Uptown Brigade." Our signature event involves code, co-working, and coffee every Wednesday morning at Emerald City. Bring a laptop and come hang with your neighbors.
Thu. January 30, 2020 at 6:30 PM
Human Citizen 4101 North Broadway, Chicago
We are building a website for Cannabis Equity Illinois (https://www.facebook.com/CannaEquityIL). We'll be designing page layouts, defining the information architecture, implementing a CMS, building the site, and helping with copywriting. We're also supporting the group with some planning and strategy work. If any of that sounds interesting, please join us. All levels of experience and all skill sets welcome. Be a part of a community driven civic tech effort.