On the weekend of June 1st, 2013, web and software developers, designers, community organizers, and other folks from all over Western Mass gathered to tackle local challenges with technology. And we're just getting started.
Think Globally, Hack Locally
Hack for Western Mass was one of over 90 events happening nationwide as part of the National Day of Civic Hacking. The National Day of Civic Hacking is an event during which citizens from around the country work together with local, state and federal governments as well as private sector organizations with the common goal of improving their community.
Hack for Western Mass is also licensed under Random Hacks of Kindness, an organization started by Microsoft, Yahoo, and NASA, and the World Bank to run hackathons around the world.
View the "By the Numbers" infographic.