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Anouar Association Social good organization The Anouar Association is devoted to advancing quality of life and wellbeing, particularly at the neighborhood level, a comprehensive way to deal with personal satisfaction, prosperity, and welfare through network support. Children and seniors call for improving relations among ages and developing new types of solidarity. In reaction, the Anouar Association wishes to add to the improvement of the general public for older folks and kids.
Artificial Intelligence and Data Engineering (AIDE)Research Center Social good organization AIDE lab is established in the College of Computer Science at King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia. The main purpose of the lab is to train students to work on projects with social impact. Our vision is training young researchers on developing AI tools to solve various problems ranging from public safety, national security, crisis informatics to health informatics. Education
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BlackBird Social good organization The Allyship project at BlackBird is collecting data on how politicians at every level vote on legislation that impacts the lives of African American people. Social Services
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Child Poverty Action Lab Social good organization The Child Poverty Action Lab (CPAL) is a Dallas-based nonprofit organization that was born out of the former Mayor’s Task Force on Poverty to address the staggering poverty rate in our city: one in three Dallas children lives in poverty, and Dallas has one of the highest child poverty rates among large cities in the United States. CPAL aims to reduce child poverty by 50% in Dallas within a generation by (1) generating data insights to break big problems into small, actionable ones; (2) facilitating cross-sector, collective action based on data insights; (3) inspiring and mobilizing advocates; (4) optimizing local, state, and federal resources; and (5) infusing innovation into the social sector. Education
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Community Insight and Impact Social good organization At Community Insight and Impact we work to enable organizations to quantitatively understand and respond to community needs. We provide comprehensive data analysis and modeling supported by experts in policy, computer science, machine learning, public health, sociology, and design. We are currently focused on assessing community vulnerability to COVID-19 along multiple axes. Health
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Cook County Assessor's Office Social good organization County government agency that estimates property values for the purpose of taxation. Cook County contains the City of Chicago. Other
Covid Act Now Social good organization Covid Act Now is a multidisciplinary team of technologists, epidemiologists, health experts, and public policy leaders working to provide disease intelligence and data analysis on COVID in the U.S. We published the first version of our model on March 20. Over 10 million Americans have used the model since. We’ve engaged with dozens of federal, state, and local government officials, including the U.S. military and White House, to assist with response planning. Health
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Data Science for Social Good Social good organization Data Science for Social Good is an initiative at Carnegie Mellon University, focused on training data scientists to work on problems with social impact, collaborating with social good organizations, and creating open source tools and methodologies that can be used to tackle data intensive social good problems. Education
Data Science for Social Good Portugal Social good organization Data Science for Social Good Portugal is an open community of data scientists, data lovers and data enthusiasts that want to tackle problems that really matter. We believe in the power of data to transform our society for the better, for everyone. Our goal is to connect people who have data skills with institutions that work on projects with social impact, such as charities, public administration and non-profits. Together, we help them collect and transform data into actionable knowledge to ultimately increase their impact. Our mission is to improve the future of society with today’s data. Social Services
Food Bank of Northern Nevada Social good organization The Food Bank of Northern Nevada (FBNN) provides emergency food services to families through a network of more than 145 partner agencies in a 90,000 square mile service area throughout northern Nevada and the eastern slope of the sierras in California. FBNN serves more than 91,000 people each month, almost half of whom are children and seniors. The Food Bank incorporated in 1983 and has operated as a 501C3 non-profit organization for more than 35 years. We have grown from a small pantry to a regional distribution center helping many families who struggle with hunger. We are a proud member of Feeding America. Other
Fundación I-Tek Social good organization The “Impulso-Tek” or “I-Tek” Public Educational, Scientific and Cultural Charitable Foundation is a private non-profit institution based in Chile. It was established in December 2018, based on the experience of the founders in vocational education and education transitions between secondary and higher education. Its mission is to “promote mindful career decisions to boost both students´ opportunities and a better life”. Our focus, in this first stage, is to generate tools, methodologies, information and the culture of support for career decision-making. For this, we focus first on the processes that take place in technical education and STEAM careers (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) in the most vulnerable populations and in women. We consider the development of technical education as a tool to promote the social mobility of poorer populations, creating training and employment paths that increase their opportunities. Education
Health In Harmony Social good organization At Health In Harmony, our mission is o reverse tropical rainforest deforestation for planetary health. Our vision for the world is: Healthy people. Healthy forests. Healthy planet. Health
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Housing promoters Volunteer group We aim at deploying data science techniques to provide better housing for people. Social Services
Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) Social good organization Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) is a small organization with a big mission. We recognize that justice is scarcest for those who need it most. We believe the law can help people find justice, but know it is hard to understand. We simplify the law so that people use the law to get the justice they seek. We do this by providing free, plain-language, self-empowerment tools in English, Spanish and Polish. Our resources are available from any mobile device 24/7. In 2020, more than 3 million people will use our website, IllinoisLegalAid.org, to find help with critical legal problems like domestic abuse, divorce, debt, eviction, deportation, and access to medical care. Other
India Foundation Volunteer group Our Mission Our mission is to facilitate community identification and resolution of health issues, oversee the evaluation and coordination of activities to improve health outcomes, and initiate health-related projects, providing support and oversight when other community resources are not available. In working with India Foundation, this mission is accomplished through a community health needs assessment process that engages participants from across the spectrum throughout the community in planning, development, and implementation of strategies and programs to improve the health of the population served by India Foundation. Education
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