Lagos 2018

14 July 2018 at Don Bosco House Iju Lagos
wordpress doaction hackathon lagos 2018

Do_action WordPress Lagos Charity Hackathon

Fancy working on projects that serves a greater (social) good? Well, the Lagos WordPress Community in partnership with the WordPress Global Foundation and How Do You Tech Ltd is organizing a 1-day hackathon (July 14, 2018) aimed at building useful websites for 5 duly registered non-profit organizations in the region that are impacting and inspiring lives in Lagos, Nigeria.

We are accepting Sponsorships

We are also looking for sponsors to make this event successful. We are having a participation of 60 people on the d-day, and will be building 5 websites. Sponsors for themes, plugins, refreshments, swags, t-shirts and any other expenses are welcomed.

In return:

  • You can have representation at the event, (as participants, not spectators, tasks will be assigned).
  • We will add your logo to the sponsors list on this page.
  • We will make social media announcements before, during and after the event.
  • You can distribute your custom branded swag to the participants.

Call for Non-Profit Organisations

Application is now closed. Want your non profit to participate? We look forward to opening this up to you again next year. Want to know when this event is happening in your city? Watch this space.

P.S: we only accepted registered non-profit organisations operating in or around Lagos.

Who Can Participate?

Each website will be built by a team of 4 – 8 people in the following roles; Project Manager, Designer, Developers (2), Content Manager, Social Media Manager and Quality Assurance Tester. All roles have been filled, we are no longer accepting sign-ups for participants.

Please Note: All teams members will be expected to work together before and during the event for the common good of the hackathon and the non-profits.