Southern Willamette Valley
2017 Hack for a Cause

Event Details

Apr 07, 2017 to Apr 09, 2017
6:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Event Location
Downtown Athletic Club
999 Willamette St, Eugene, Oregon 97401
Eugene, OR 97401

Students $10, Professionals $20


2017 Hack for a Cause

2017 Hack for a Cause

Attention students, developers, and professional with any type of talent you would like to share with the world: Finally, A HACKATHON RIGHT HERE IN EUGENE!

We're challenging you to use your powers for good and improve downtown livability in the most creative way possible. Oh yeah...and you only get 48 HOURS to do it!

CREATE far outside of the box, where the rules no longer apply.

CONTRIBUTE to the greater good.

CULTIVATE your talent and improve your community.

COLLABORATE with digital creatives, community organizers, and civic leaders.

COLLECT a cash prize by developing tangible solutions to seemingly intangible problems.

We are currently SEEKING challanges for 2017. Please submit your ideas in the form linked here:

Full Challenge Details:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):


The 2017 Hack for a Cause is sponsored by:

University of OregonFirst Tech FedXS MediaKLCCCity of Eugene Government

If you are interested in sponsorshing this event or a specfic challenge please email