Homelessness is a very serious problem in the United States. According to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, seventeen out of every 10,000 people in the United States were experiencing homelessness on a single night in January 2019.
Bridging the open-source software, nonprofit and corporate tech communities, SocialCoding4Good connects software development professionals with opportunities to volunteer their time and technical talent to organizations creating technology solutions for social good.
FrontlineSMS is a desktop software created to lower barriers to positive social change using mobile technology. By leveraging basic tools already available to most organizations, including those in ‘last-mile’ settings — computers and low-cost modems — FrontlineSMS enables instantaneous two-way communication to any mobile handset.