Credit: Points of Light Foundation
Located in Lawrenceville, this program is housed by Pittsburgh Cares, an energetic volunteer-matching organization.
The mission of HandsOn Tech is to help nonprofits achieve theirs through the use of sustainable technology. The company prioritizes the use of cloud based or online applications to avoid unnecessary upkeep and increase both efficiency and outcome. It was created by the Points of Light Foundation, AmeriCorps VISTA, and Google, and its branches in eight US cities are comprised of AmeriCorps VISTA members. HandsOn Tech offers pro bono tech assessments to Pittsburgh nonprofit organizations that focus on alleviating poverty in low-income areas.