Changing the world through the power of technology and collaboration.


Update: Puerto Rico Connectivity Effort

Since Hurricane Maria struck a devastating blow to the Caribbean, NetHope’s Emergency Response team has been on the ground, restoring vital connectivity and sharing credible information with responding aid organizations. Join us in this critical effort by donating to our Hurricane Relief Fund today. 

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What We Do

NetHope joins the world’s largest nonprofits with technology innovators worldwide. We act as a catalyst for productive collaboration, innovation, and problem-solving to reimagine how technology can improve our world.

Why Tech Matters

Technology Drives Change

Technology Drives Change

We choose to embrace technology in every area of humanitarian and conservation work because we believe it is always useful and relevant.

Technology Levels the Playing Field

Technology Levels the Playing Field

Providing relevant technologies, coupled with affordable access, bridges the gap and empowers previously underserved communities.

Technology Fosters Economic and Social Improvement

Technology Fosters Economic and Social Improvement

When we invest in technology, we have the opportunity to magnify positive change in other areas.

Our Approach

We enable cross-sector collaboration between nonprofits and innovative companies to develop better programs, mitigate risks, and scale benefits for greater impact in the communities in which we work.


Members working in Haiti need skilled IT personnel

Tech Partners

Accenture, Microsoft and Cisco prioritize youth employability in their CSR strategy


NetHope connects the dots, develops a solution and takes action on the ground

An Idea in Action

Newly trained youth find jobs and NetHope Academy expands to 6 countries

From Our Blog

Crossing the digital threshold together

By Lauren Woodman, CEOPeter Drucker, often called the father of modern business management, once noted “if you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it.”  It’s undoubtedly a good idea to be able to track progress against a goal. Without measurement, we’d often be lost. If we didn’t measure baskets made, how would we know whether … Continued

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Preparing for the next disaster in the Caribbean

By Frank Schott, Vice President of Global ProgramsToday, NetHope joined the Clinton Foundation in announcing NetHope’s commitment to the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Action Network on Post-Disaster Recovery. The announcement was made at a launch event at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. It’s inspiring to join others who are committed to this … Continued

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Meet Our Team

Richard Pichler

Special Representative for External Affairs and Resources, SOS Children's Villages International

An Austrian, Richard Pichler graduated from the University of Vienna in 1988 with a degree in Business Administration. Having grown up in SOS Children’s Village Hinterbrühl/Austria, he re-joined SOS Children’s Villages in the same year to start his career in Asia.His first assignment took him to South Korea, and shortly afterward, he moved on to … Continued

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