Hack4Impact Cal Poly

We are a student-run 501(c)(3) organization that empowers engineers, designers, activists, and humanitarians to create lasting social change by developing projects for local nonprofits. We foster the wider adoption of software as a tool for social good.

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Our Projects

ECOSLO - Environmental Center of San Luis Obispo
2019-2020 Project

A web application that allows ECOSLO to record beach cleanup information and fully manage years worth of data to spread public awareness and gain funding.

CPCP - Cal Poly Cat Program
2019-2020 Project

A web and mobile app that allows the Cal Poly Cat Program to easily keep track of their cats, documents, and upcoming events, which were previously stored in an excel sheet.

SLO Botanical Gardens
2019-2020 Project

A Volunteer Management System that allows nonprofit supervisors to record details about their participants in order to track their hours, export volunteer information, and receive funding.

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We pride ourselves on being an interdisciplinary organization and accept individuals from all majors and years. Whether you're interested in being a software developer, product manager, or designer, we want to hear from you.

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We do our best in seeking out nonprofit organizations that need help in San Luis Obispo and the surrounding areas. If your nonprofit has a project idea or could use a little help, please reach out!

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