Local web design company hosts four nonprofits for philanthropy hackathon event

DES MOINES, Iowa, September 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Webspec is preparing to host four local nonprofits for “What the Hack,” an inaugural hackathon to celebrate 20 years in business. The hackathon is a weekend-long sprint of Webspec employees donating their time to help four organizations with their online needs and will include a combination of websites, apps and digital marketing services.

The four nonprofits that will receive free web-based help include On With Life, an organization whose mission is to help people living with brain injuries; Creston Artsan organization aimed at assisting all phases of the arts in Creston, Iowa, and the surrounding area; Foster Squad, a non-profit organization focused on providing resources to Polk County foster families; and USS Iowa, a submarine under construction Connecticut with a crew aspiring to make their namesake known.

“We are honored to work with the four organizations that have been selected,” said Jeremy Terhark, founder and CEO of Webspec. “They already have such a big impact in our communities, and the goal is that with the help of the web, they will be able to reach even more Iowans and make the online experience smoother for all involved persons.”

“What the Hack” will debut on friday september 24to 9am Representatives from each organization will be present in the office or remotely to familiarize themselves with the team and provide further information and guidance on their project needs.

After kickoff, nonprofit partners are welcome to stay and participate while the Webspec team gets to work. The team will work day and night to complete the four projects within approximately 48 hours.

On Sunday September 26to 10:30 a.m.Webspec will host a wrap-up showcase with nonprofit partners to enjoy food and drink while showcasing completed projects.

To learn more about What the Hack, visit hack.charity. You can also follow “What the Hack” on Instagram and Facebook for the latest updates as the event nears and to stay in the loop as Webspec plans to continue making this event bigger and better in the years to come. to come.

About Webspec:

Webspec is a leading team of web designers, web developers, software developers, content writers, SEO strategists, project managers and marketing professionals based in Des Moines, Iowa. At Webspec, we believe in a partnership, not just a project. Our team works in partnership with clients by listening carefully to your vision and providing creative web design solutions while carefully planning your web and software development needs.

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