What is it?

Glad you asked! We're a local community of software developers. We like to help each other learn and explore technology. We're putting plans together right now and forming teams in preparation for projects in August. We're limited to 6 projects this time. Apply now and our organizers will try to match you up with a team.

Can I join a team as a beginner?

Utilize self learning platforms such as Codecademy and Free Code Camp to get started. Then, when you feel like you're ready to take things to the next level, projects like these are a great way to start! It doesn't hurt to apply - we'll work with you to find a good fit for your abilities.

Should I lead a team?

We'd love to have you as a team lead or a mentor! This is a good chance as well to practice leadership, and to foster good relationships within the community. If you're looking for people who care about making the world a better place, this is your crowd.

What if I'm not a coder?

We need sponsors, media coverage, and volunteers on the day of the event. And we need a great crowd with Phoenix pride to cheer our participants on!

What makes this different from other hackathons?

Designers identify community needs and talk to people.
We form teams and organize our projects before the kickoff date.
Teams are committing 3 weeks to their projects, not just a 24 hour period.
We're here for impact, not profit.

Cool, what else?

Sponsors, prizes, good company, and feeling good about accomplishing something! All in a day's work! If you're looking for a job, update your LinkedIn profile before the last event. Do something awesome, and people will notice!