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Imagine products that could help 8 million households w/o a bank account.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 06:30 PM    Cost: Absolutely Free
Venue, 150 Court St, 2nd Fl, Brooklyn
 
     
 
 
              

              

    
 
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Imagine products that could help...

One and half million domestic workers.
Eight million households without a bank account.
Twenty million families depending on food stamps.

Learn more about what our fellows and their teams are building.
´╗┐We hope you can join us.
August 14th, 2014
6:30pm-9:00pm
150 Court st. 2nd Floor,
Brooklyn
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Who Are They Designing For?
After arriving from Facebook, Fast Company or their most recent start-up, our fellows
criss crossed New York from Brownsville to the Bronx, learning more potential
solutions to problems facing the 25 million low income American families.

Meet the Fellows!


Margo & Team - Community College Students
Margo & team are designing an interactive mobile dashboard for college students that will help keep them on track to graduate.






Ciara & Team - Domestic Workers
Ciara & team is designing mobile business tools for housecleaners. NeatStreak manages cleaners' most important business asset - their relationships with their current clients - by helping cleaner and client to agree on tasks and negotiate changes.

Steph & Avi - Underbanked
Steph and Avi & team are designing for the underbanked. They will unveil a web-based tool to help the un- and underbanked find the right financial products and offer solutions to the barriers that keep them from accessing these services.

Jimmy & Team - Food Stamp Recipients
Jimmy & team are designing for the tens of millions of low-income Americans who qualify for government benefits. They built a simple mobile enrollment tool for food stamps as the first pillar of work to make it easier for people to navigate government applications.

Shazad & Team - First Time Smartphone Users
Shazad & team are designing for those under-using the power of their smartphone. They will share a launcher app designed to provide a simplified experience for first-time smartphone users.
 
 
 
 
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