Some of my friends in Silicon Valley have taken some insights from a recent conference on crowdsourcing for social impact and have converted it into action.
They have launched an effort at CauseBrigade.org are trying to find companies, large or small, who are interested in low cost crowdsourcing of work–work that they will give to people who are seriously disadvantaged. Imagine putting people in refugee camps to work!
The sorts of projects that seem to be a good fit would include but are not limited to:
If you have a project that may work, contact email@example.com.
If you don’t have a project, please help by sharing this post with anyone and everyone who may have a project.
If you have a suggestion, please comment below.