25 days ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the #HackTheCulture2020 gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


26 days ago

The Judges Votes Are In!!

The Judges Votes Are In!! 

Join us tomorrow at 1:30pm-ish CST to find out who the winners of The Hack The Culture 2020 Challenge. Watch Live from any of our social media platforms or on the live site. See you all tomorrow!

#TeamImpact


30 days ago

Cast Your Community VOTE!!

It's your turn to pick the Popular Choice award winner! Browse '#HackTheCulture2020' submission gallery, click on your favorite, and vote. Be sure to spread the word via your social networks, too!

Please note, as per the Devpost terms of service, you may not tamper with the vote process through manual or automated means, or attempt to compensate voters, at risk of disqualification. Find out more about public voting here.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 1 month ago

Public voting is now open

It's your turn to pick the Popular Choice award winner! Browse '#HackTheCulture2020' submission gallery, click on your favorite, and vote. Be sure to spread the word via your social networks, too!

Please note, as per the Devpost terms of service, you may not tamper with the vote process through manual or automated means, or attempt to compensate voters, at risk of disqualification. Find out more about public voting here.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 1 month ago

Extended Deadline till 8pm

Hello!

We've extended the dealine to 8:00pm. If your demo link will not upload please place it in the section about your journey with a note. Grab a random Youtune Link and place it in the box that asks for a YourTube Link. Please message a mentor in the Discord to help you with this. 

 


about 1 month ago

The Final Hour Approaches -- Submit Your Project and Video to DEVPOST

Hey Hackers!

We're approaching the FINAL hour until your project submissions are due!

While you're wrappng up your submissions, join us live as DJ Jay Clipp helps us power through the final countdown.

Then join us from 6:30pm - 7pm for a #HTC2020 TurnUp. Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81966104451

At 7pm, we will begin our live closing ceremony to hear next steps about judging, verfication for awards, and more.

See you all soon,

#TeamImpact


about 1 month ago

HackTheCulture Team Survey

Hello everyone!

Discord has been quiet, and we're trying to track down how many teams we have participating in the hackthon. Please take three minutes to fill out this form by 3pm CST. Thanks in advance!

https://forms.gle/iE7Gb8189fuqNwLt5


about 1 month ago

7 hours Left! Hack The Culture 2020

Hey Hackers! 

It's getting down to the wire and we hope you are prepping your pitch videos and wrapping final touches to your projects. If you're stuck on expectations on how to develop your pitch or submit your projects to Devpost check out this mornings video on Pitching and Submitting Your Hackathon Project

REMEMBER submissions are due by 6:30pm No Exceptions

Mini-Challenges
There are quite a few mini-challenge prizes on our live site that are up for grabs. Post your mini-challenge responses on instagram or in the #challenges channel on Discord. 

Power Hour with Dj Jay Clipp
DJ Jay Clipp…

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about 1 month ago

Hackers! We'd like to hear from you!

Hey Friends, 

We know you are deep into developing your projects and solutions to address our current health, economic, and social justice pandemics, but take a quick break from saving the world and join us in the The Lounge on discord. Hang out, let us know what you're working on and your progress so far. 

If you're not in discord, hit the link HERE and we'll see you in the lounge. 

Daps N Hugs,

#TeamImpact


about 1 month ago

Hack The Culture 2020 has begun!!

Hello everyone!

#HackTheCulture 2020 has officially begun!! We realize this is a very uniquie opportunity to engage with eachother to build meaningful projects, virtually. Our team of mentors and subject matter experts are in the discord ready to engage with you and your team projects. Again, we just have a few housekeeping items to share so everyone is on the same page as we move throughout the weekend:

  1. Just as a reminder, this hackathon is open to all U.S. based individuals 18+ Individuals under 18 may participate, however will not be eligible to enter prize competitions. ONLY teams 2-5 may…

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about 1 month ago

Hack The Culture is 2 days away!!

Hello everyone!

Thank you for your interest in participating in #HackTheCulture 2020 – A virtual hackathon experience at the intersection of Technology, Culture, and Social Justice. We are also excited to kick off this inaugural event hosted by Impact Ventures, a Dallas-based non-profit organization on a mission to close the income and wealth gap for minorities and women through tech career pathways, inclusive entrepreneurship, and capital investment. We also are honored to partners with some great organizations in Women Who Code DFW, Girls in Tech Dallas, NSBE DFW, UT Dallas, and Paul Quinn College to name a few.

Before…

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about 1 month ago

HackTheCulture 2020 Housekeeping!!

Hello everyone!

Happy Monday and thank you for your interest in participating in #HackTheCulture 2020 – A virtual hackathon experience at the intersection of Technology, Culture, and Social Justice. We are also excited to kick off this inaugural event hosted by Impact Ventures, a Dallas-based non-profit organization on a mission to close the income and wealth gap for minorities and women through tech career pathways, inclusive entrepreneurship, and capital investment. We also are honored to partners with some great organizations in Women Who Code DFW, Girls in Tech Dallas, NSBE DFW, UT Dallas, and Paul Quinn College to name…

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