Ignite Change: Build Generative AI for Non-Profits

Mar 11, 10:30 PM – Mar 12, 12:00 AM


23 Orchard Rd, 23 Orchard Road, Montgomery, 08558

We want programmers interested in structured pro bono work on generative AI projects for local startups. Join us to hear more about NJ AI initiatives, including a reverse pitch event and our AI Conference in April.

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Empowering Nonprofits with AI Innovation for Social Good" 🌟

Imagine a world where nonprofits harness cutting-edge technology to accelerate their impact. Ignite Change is a program tailored for nonprofits, empowering them to develop innovative solutions using generative AI.

AI is accessible to all nonprofits—regardless of size or mission—benefiting admins, fundraisers, marketers, executives, and COOs alike.

What We Offer:

Expert Guidance: 🚀 Our experts will support you from idea exploration to implementation.

Introductory Workshop: 🎓 Learn the basics of generative AI and its potential for your cause.

Community and Collaboration: 🤝 Network with nonprofit leaders, share experiences, and forge partnerships to amplify impact.

Benefits for Developers:

• 🌍 Real-world problems with active business domain support

• 👨‍💻 Collaborate with other techies on generative AI

• 🧑‍🏫 Mentor support for generative AI work

Benefits for Your Nonprofit:

Increased Efficiency: ⏱️ Automate tasks and personalize content to save time and resources.

Deeper Impact: 🎯 Reach wider audiences and tailor solutions to specific needs.

Innovation Leadership: 🌈 Pave the way as a pioneer in AI for social good.

Sustainable Growth: 🌱 Access new funding opportunities and build a foundation for success.

Program Details:

Teams focus on developing chatbots for site visitors.

The first cycle includes two or three teams.

Each team comprises three or four members.

Program duration: eight weeks.

Commitment: 10 hours/week per member.

Each team includes a domain expert, technical expert, and project manager.

Program advisors provide support.

Curious about the program? Join our info session on March 6th at 6:30 PM to learn more about eligibility and benefits. Perfect for nonprofit domain experts, developers, and project managers seeking hands-on experience with generative AI. Don't miss this chance to get ahead!

Join Ignite Change to unleash the potential of generative AI for positive social change. 🌍✨

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  • Mehul Shah

    Infinity Services Inc


  • Timothy Spann


    Principal Developer Advocate

  • David Stengle

    Board++/Startup Grind Princeton



March 11 – 12, 2024
10:30 PM – 12:00 AM UTC


  • David Stengle

    Board++/Startup Grind Princeton


  • David Stengle


    Princeton Chapter Founder & Director

  • Stan Berteloot

    Nytro Marketing


  • Michael Szubrowski

    Time is Me


  • David Page

    New Road Media


  • John Snee

    Startup Grind Trenton

    Program Director

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