The TechBridge Technology Innovation Award, given by Accenture, has come to symbolize innovation and highlights the impact of technology on the nonprofit community. TechBridge is grateful to offer this substantial awards program to Georgia’s nonprofits through the support and generosity of Accenture, a company committed to the achievement of high performance and to the mission of TechBridge.
“The TechBridge Technology Innovation Award, presented by Accenture, inspires and enables nonprofits to apply innovation to streamline operations and grow capacity. We are proud to team with TechBridge and an esteemed panel of IT Executives to offer this opportunity for nonprofits to harness technology to improve the way the world works and lives.”
—Keith Boone, Group Technology Officer, Accenture Products Operating Group
The Technology Innovation Award will be presented at the 15th annual TechBridge Digital Ball® on May 9. One winner and two finalists will be selected out of a field of 42 impressive nominees. The winning nonprofit will get to see its technology vision put into action!
The Technology Innovation Award winner will receive a technology makeover, valued at over $30,000. The winner will receive up to $25,000 in TechBridge services, $5,000 cash grant for project implementation/startup operating costs plus thousands of dollars in donated software. While the two finalists will each receive TechBridge technology assessments and $1,000 cash grants.
Congratulations and good luck to the three finalists!
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with over 323,000 people serving clients in more than 56 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Through its Skills to Succeed corporate citizenship focus, Accenture aims to equip 500,000 people around the world by 2015 with the skills to get a job or build a business. The company generated net revenues of US $30.0 billion for the 2014 fiscal year.
Founded in 2000, TechBridge is a nonprofit that provides other nonprofits with the tools, resources and relationships they need to apply business strategies and technology to further their missions. This is made possible by support from the TechBridge network of corporations, individuals and foundations. The TechBridge Adopt-a-Nonprofit® program and the Technology Innovation Award, given by Accenture, provide nonprofits with funding vehicles for their technology needs while TechBridge’s fundraising efforts, including the Digital Event Series, unite the technology community to celebrate the impact technology can have in strengthening our community.