over 1 year ago

Looking for sponsors for 2019!

We're actively recruiting sponsors for our 5th annual Opportunity Hack.  The more sponsors we have, the more money we're able to offer in prizes and the more impact we can make to the community.

Our ask is that you forward this Google Form to your network so that we can get more industry sponsors! https://forms.gle/PB97cNQ3N2N2CQF38

If you're on LinkedIn, also share this post.


See you in October!

about 2 years ago

Photos are up!

Do you remember the weekend of October 20th when you used your mind and heart to solve problems for local non-profits? Take a look at these pictures to relive the memories! 

over 2 years ago

Participant Survey

If you had a good time, tell us about it.
If you thought of ways that we could improve, tell us about it


over 2 years ago

Thank you!

Opportunity Hack family,


Before we all crash for the next few days, we wanted to take the time to thank the Galvanize, volunteers, mentors, sponsors, non-profits, and judges that came together to make Opportunity Hack a success this year!  In total we had 7 problem statements, 14 non-profits in attendance, 44 mentors/volunteers, and 111 hackers that created 27 teams – the most we’ve ever had in Arizona.


All teams have been listed at https://opportunity-hack-2018-arizona.devpost.com/submissions - click on a team to see more details about their project.  All teams were very motivated to complete something to impact their community. …

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over 2 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the Opportunity Hack 2018 Arizona gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.

over 2 years ago

We have started! Join Slack!

We're communicating to everyone on Slack, please join us! More detailed judging info has been posted to #2018-arizona and #general channels.


over 2 years ago

See you all tomorrow!

Hackers, non-profits, volunteers, and mentors - we can't wait to see you bright and early tomorrow for a weekend of hacking for our community!


BB-8 will be waiting to greet all of you Jedis!


over 2 years ago

Mentors and Volunteers

Hello Mentors and Volunteers!  We’re only a few days away from Opportunity Hack!!


Some quick details


Volunteer check-in is slightly tricky since we may not always be staffing the table at the front.  If you join our Slack channel and put a message in #general, that’s a…

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over 2 years ago

InfoNight Presentation

Less than a week to Opportunity Hack!

We've been presenting the following Prezi to ASU Tempe, ASU Poly, and GCU and we thought it would be useful to share with everyone on DevPost as well:



See you soon!


over 2 years ago

Focus areas for this year

We are happy to announce the problem statements for the 2018 Arizona Opportunity Hack! 

Curious how we matched non-profits with their most impactful problem? Check out http://nbviewer.jupyter.org/github/2018-Arizona-Opportunity-Hack/npo-selection/blob/master/code/Opportunity%20Hack%202018%20Arizona%20-%20NPO%20Selection.ipynb





almost 3 years ago

Industry Partnerships and Non-profit Problem Gathering

We are currently looking for industry partners and non-profit problems!

Interested in partnering with us this year? Fill this out

Do you know of any non-profits in the valley? We'd love to have their feedback via this form