Changing the world through the power of technology and collaboration.


Update: Preparing for the Next Disaster in the Caribbean

With the hurricane season starting in June, there is a palpable urgency to be better prepared. The region is also threatened by floods, droughts, tsunamis, landslides, earthquakes, and volcanic events. We have an opportunity to fortify the Caribbean region to prevent the future loss of life, and destruction. Join us in this critical effort by donating to our Caribbean Disaster Preparedness 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

Collaboration and Connectivity Are Keys to Refugee Response

NetHope, with its extended community of member organizations, tech partners, and governmental and funding entities, is connecting the world’s largest refugee camp in northern Uganda.As we observe World Refugee Day today, NetHope’s mission comes into sharp focus: To improve the human condition.When NetHope considers the 65.6 million people around the world forcibly displaced from their … Continued

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Cellphones provide a lifeline for refugees

We all know that cellphones and the internet have revolutionized how we all perform our work and daily lives. But access to phones is also transforming the lives of refugees escaping war zones and persecution in Syria, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere in the Middle East.As the numbers of refugees entering Greece and the Balkan … Continued

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Meet Our Team

Mike Cookson

Senior Infrastructure Manager
Compassion International

Mike Cookson is the Senior Manager of Compassion International’s infrastructure. Mike’s team is responsible for the underlying technology at Compassion International, as well as supporting staff at its U.S. headquarters, at field offices and with 8000 church partners in 26 countries around the globe. Mike helps champion strategic relationships with key partners such as NetHope to continually improve services to … Continued

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