Tech platform to connect techies to charities

A new international web platform, based in Hungary, aims to connect experienced technology staff to charities who can use their skills as volunteers. #charity (hashtagcharity) is due to launch officially in March, but already has signed up more than its initial target of techies.

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There are already a number of initiatives around IT volunteers in this country, such as IT4Communities, Charity IT Association, and various hackathons, but this does seem to take a different approach.