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EMERGENCY RESPONSE

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

Members working in Haiti need skilled IT personnel

Tech Partners

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

NetHope

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

‘I’m creating new experiences and creating new knowledge’

By Kristin KalningNashaly Alvarado, 22, has lived in Juana Diaz, on the southern coast of Puerto Rico, all her life. Before Hurricane Maria, she was unemployed and volunteering at a music camp. A meteorology enthusiast, Nashaly was also watching the storm closely as it came out of Africa and moved with increasing ferocity toward her … Continued

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NetHope holds ‘roll-up-your-sleeves’ workshop in Puerto Rico

By Kristin KalningWhen NetHope began its mission to reconnect Wi-Fi and cell service in Puerto Rico in the days after Hurricane Maria, there were more than a few logistical challenges.Basics – such as food, water, and shelter – were in short supply. Without power, team members sometimes used headlamps and paper maps to sketch out … Continued

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Meet Our Team

Eleanor Meyers

Director
CIO, Medair

Eleanor moved to Switzerland from Canada in 2015 to take on the role of CIO at Medair, a Switzerland-based humanitarian organization inspired by Christian faith to relieve human suffering in some of the world’s most remote and devastated places. Prior to that, Eleanor had 10 years of experience at World Vision, where she was CIO of World … Continued

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