Step 1: Join the community
Sign up for updates to get involved in open source projects focused on racial justice. You will also receive a free IBM Cloud account and get the tools you need to contribute to the solutions.
Step 2: Learn about the projects
To tackle the issue of systemic racism, we’ve identified three areas where technology can have the greatest impact: Police & Judicial Reform and Accountability, Diverse Representation, and Policy & Legislation Reform. Explore the topics, get background information on the issues, and use the solution starters to understand where you can make the greatest difference. Looking to adopt and implement a solution in your organization? Learn more about getting involved as a supporter.
Step 3: Find resources
New to open source? Need more background on addressing systemic racism? Get up to speed with these resources:
Step 4: Contribute and share
Start contributing to the project of your choice. Solution starters for each project help you understand how you can get involved. Issues can be created and pull requests are made within the project GitHub repos themselves. In the spirit of open source, share your ideas and code with your network. We are always looking for content for the Call for Code Digest : tell us your story for a chance to be featured.