Here is your chance to put your computing skills to civic use. For more information about this event which will be held in 120 cities worldwide see http://hackforchange.org/.
Here are the details for Bangor Maine.
Maine Civic Hack Day
is a hackathon in Bangor, Maine focused on solving community problems as part of a National effort called the “National Day of Civic Hacking” www.hackforchange.org
. These problems, or challenges, can take a wide array of forms. During the event we will work to provide a prototype solution to the problem. The event is focused on these goals:
1. Building prototype solutions to real problems
2. Forming new connections between our community members
3. Demonstrating interesting approaches to solving problems
4. Inspiring new initiatives and collaborations
Students with disabilities interested in a career in computing might want to check this website out.