Cisco data scientists work with nonprofit partner Replate to improve food recovery and delivery to communities in need
Cisco data scientists worked with nonprofit Replate to develop a ML model that can forecast food supply to maximize food recovery.
Upwardly Global: Bridging the divide for immigrants to thrive in the U.S. workforce
Upwardly Global (UpGlo), is a Cisco nonprofit partner that has supported over 18,000 internationally trained professionals restart their careers in the U.S.
Simprints: Using touchless biometrics to facilitate access to healthcare
Cisco first began supporting Simprints in 2018 to help customize and test mobile camera-based biometrics using facial recognition. Learn more about our partnership.
A social good data platform transforming global COVID response through citizen engagement
For countless people around the world, Ushahidi’s open source data platform has been a lifeline during the global response to COVID. Learn more.
Astia is transforming the way we fund businesses
Cisco has invested in early-phase funding to help Astia develop a tech-enabled platform to source and screen companies applying to Astia for investment, and work to remove bias from the investment process. We recently sat down with Sharon Vosmek, CEO of Astia, and Tanya Van Court, the CEO of Goalsetter, an investee company in Astia's portfolio, to learn more.
Code.org: Driving a global digital literacy movement in K-12 education
There are over 2 billion computers and more than 2.5 million apps in the world today, integrated into nearly every aspect of our lives. They influence how we work, drive, access healthcare, vote and more – and their uses are only growing. But how much do we really know about them? The answer for many of us is very little. The nonprofit Code.org is on a mission to change that.
The social justice of education: An interview with the CEO of New Teacher Center
Dr. Blackburn, CEO of New Teacher Center, shares the link between social justice and education and how his organization supports educators.
Digital solutions connect farmers to markets during uncertain times
Food supply chains have recently been disrupted. Here's how Digital Green is meeting the needs of farmers to make sure their crops can get to the market.
Reducing food waste and food insecurity one meal at a time
Replate is a nonprofit with a mission to reduce food waste and food insecurity through its food recovery system. Most recently, Cisco and Cisco Foundation donated $1.2 million to help them expand their food recovery services. We sat down with Replate's CEO and founder, Maen Mahfoud, to learn more about Replate’s mission, and its response to business closures.