digitizing nonprofits

Upwardly Global: Bridging the divide for immigrants to thrive in the U.S. workforce

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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

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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

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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

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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.

Code.org: Driving a global digital literacy movement in K-12 education

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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

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Dr. Blackburn, CEO of New Teacher Center, shares the link between social justice and education and how his organization supports educators.