The Expo Hall will feature a pavilion showcasing the following non-profit companies and organizations.
ACLU of Northern California
Stop by the ACLU of Northern California's booth, get our guide for companies about how to avoid costly privacy and free speech mistakes that can bury the bottom line, and let us know about the cool work you are doing. T-shirts for members!
Code for America
Code for America enlists the brightest minds of the web industry into public service to use their skills to solve core problems facing our communities. We help talented technologists leverage the power of the internet to make governments more open and efficient, and become civic leaders able to realize transformational change with technology.
DonorsChoose.org is an online charity that connects public school teachers who need supplies with individuals who want to help. Our mission is to improve public education by empowering every teacher to be a change-maker and enabling any citizen to be a philanthropist.
Grist is an online media platform that uses humor to interpret green issues and inspire environmental action. We are building a new movement of people who are redefining what it is to be green. Our readers are eager to learn about, discuss, and take action on the issues—Grist helps them do just that.
Im Too Young for This! Cancer Foundation
70,000 Americans between 15-40 are diagnosed with cancer each year. That's one every eight minutes. A TIME Magazine Best 50 website and FOX News Top 10 Healthcare Blog, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation is the nation's largest support community for the next generation of patients, survivors and caregivers between 15-40.
Internet Systems Consortium (ISC)
ISC is the steward of several key Internet technologies. We participate in the community design process, distribute definitive open-source reference implementations, help people use them and learn about them, and listen to users' feedback and suggestions. Our Managed Open Source collaborative development is the key to its success.
ISIS, Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 2001 and based in Oakland, CA. Using next-generation technologies and new media, ISIS supports and empowers young people to make informed decisions about their sexual activity, thereby enabling them to become sexually healthy, mature adults.
Linux Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides financial and advisory support to the free and open software community. We have given away over $750,000 to open source events and development around the world since our founding in 1999 using funds raised through our line of credit cards and direct donations.
Whether you are a school child , a working professional or a retiree, and whether you are a rocket-scientist, or a non-scientist, setiQuest provides an environment for you to contribute to the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence, the discovery of which might very well be the most profound scientific finding ever.
Startup Weekend recruits a highly motivated group of developers, designers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, and more to pitch ideas, form teams and launch new ventures in a single weekend. This weekend warriors' event has happened in 100's of cities across the globe from San Francisco to Athens, Greece. It's been covered in TechCrunch, the Washington Post , ABC News and beyond.