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Googleserve 2013: Giving Dorsum On A Global Scale

Googleserve 2013: Giving Dorsum On A Global Scale
Googleserve 2013: Giving Dorsum On A Global Scale
Every twelvemonth inwards June comes a calendar week where Googlers unopen to the basis halt reviewing code, ignore their inboxes in addition to acquire out their cubicles behind to participate inwards GoogleServe, our global calendar week of service.

This year, to a greater extent than than 8,500 Googlers from 75+ offices participated inwards 500 projects. Not exclusively was this our largest GoogleServe to date, merely it was too 1 of the to a greater extent than unique, equally many projects were designed to expand the notion of what it agency to laissez passer dorsum to the community. Here’s a glimpse at some of what nosotros were upwards to this year:

  • In Thimphu, Bhutan, Googlers led a workshop virtually media literacy at the Bhutan Centre for Media in addition to Democracy helping youth gear upwards to participate inwards shaping the hereafter of this immature democracy.
  • Googlers inwards Mountain View, Calif., created a os marrow donation displace in addition to partnered alongside the Asian American Donor Program to heighten awareness virtually the postulate for to a greater extent than donors from various racial in addition to ethnic backgrounds.
  • Googlers from our Hyderabad, India percentage volunteered at Sri Vidhya's Centre for the Special Children, helping children who endure from a broad make of cognitive disabilities to larn how to position colors, write their ain names, in addition to gear upwards meals for themselves.
  • A squad of Googlers walked the New York, N.Y., streets gathering information to ameliorate AXS Map, a crowd-sourced platform for mapping wheelchair accessibility which is populated alongside information from Google Maps in addition to Google Places APIs.
  • In Lagos, Nigeria, Googlers mentored entrepreneurs at Generation Enterprise, a small-scale concern incubator that equips at-risk youth to kickoff sustainable businesses inwards slum communities.
  • In Randwick, Australia, Googlers taught reckoner in addition to Internet skills alongside the Australian Red Cross Young Parents Program which aims to educate the capacities of immature parents to alive independently in addition to to raise successfully.
  • A grouping of gourmet Googlers cooked a repast for families alongside children undergoing cancer handling alongside Ronald McDonald House inwards London, U.K.
  • Googlers tutored in addition to mentored youth inwards Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, alongside the Dignity For Children Foundation.
  • Googlers partnered alongside Un Techo Para Mi País to assist construct a novel solid for a solid unit of measurement living below the poverty describe inwards Bogota, Colombia.
  • In Dublin, Ireland, Google engineers taught youth how to programme interactive stories in addition to games alongside Scratch inwards partnership alongside Coder Dojo.


Click for to a greater extent than photos from this year's GoogleServe

Over the yesteryear half-dozen years, GoogleServe has transformed from a unmarried calendar week of service into a calendar week of celebration in addition to inspiration for ongoing giving. Googlers too laissez passer dorsum year-round through our GooglersGive programs which include xx hours of function fourth dimension annually to volunteer alongside an approved charitable organization. If you’re inspired to bring together us, delight depository fiscal establishment check out All for Good or VolunteerMatch for opportunities to laissez passer dorsum inwards your community.


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