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Project 501

✋ WORK HERE

A gig platform for skill-based volunteering.

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Robinson Greig
@robinsongreig · UX @ Catalant
Hiya Product Hunt - I'm excited to share Project 501 with you all! Project 501 matches non-profit organizations with talented professionals who want to donate their skills. I'm fascinated by the gig economy and the freedom and flexibility that it offers to so many people. It's easier than ever for professionals to work when and where they want, and work is… See more

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Robinson Greig
@robinsongreig · UX @ Catalant
Hiya Product Hunt - I'm excited to share Project 501 with you all! Project 501 matches non-profit organizations with talented professionals who want to donate their skills. I'm fascinated by the gig economy and the freedom and flexibility that it offers to so many people. It's easier than ever for professionals to work when and where they want, and work is… See more
Paul Prins
@paulprins · Founder - Fresh Vine
Great idea, I see these projects pop up a couple times a year. You seem to have an edge with the similcity of the interface but I'm wondering what kind of traction you're seeing. Did you build it in partnership with any organizations? Some of the design asthetics remind me of http://www.pollenmidwest.org/ and thats a good thing.
Kevin Leneway
@kleneway · CTO / Co-Founder, Haiku Deck
This is a very cool idea. Have you reached out to any larger companies yet? Many have corporate citizenship initiatives that would be perfect for a platform like this.
Kevin Leneway
@kleneway · CTO / Co-Founder, Haiku Deck
Yes, I worked at Microsoft and Accenture in a previous life. Both had very extensive corporate citizenship programs. Consulting companies in particular would be interesting to partner with, as they often have people who are between projects and have some extra hours to dedicate to skills-based volunteer projects. Also, there might be opportunities to "whit… See more
Amrith Shanbhag
@ambonium · making ideas happen at ohmega
A thoughtful concept put into action with simplicity. I like that 🙌🏼 Thanks for making it @robinsongreig 😸