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Volunteer Tejas Jani

48in48 Volunteer Spotlight: Tejas Jani

By Amanda Thompson | Jun 17, 2020

Who is Tejas? Tejas Jani is a 16-year employee of State Farm in Bloomington, Illinois. He’s had many roles at State Farm over the years, leading to his current position as a Software Developer for Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. What makes Tejas unique as a 48in48 volunteer? Though we’re a diverse organization with all…

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Nishanth Kadiyala

48in48 May Volunteer Spotlight: Nishanth Kadiyala

By Amanda Thompson | May 11, 2020

Where does a desire to give back come from? Our May 2020 Volunteer Spotlight is on Nishanth Kadiyala, Lead Product Manager at AT&T in Dallas, Texas. Nishanth is originally from India, where he volunteered/taught at a local school serving under-privileged children, building his desire to give back. Once he moved to the U.S., he had…

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Denise and 48in48 Team

Talking with an Atlanta Volunteer, Denise Denson

By Amanda Thompson | Apr 11, 2020

We recently spoke with Denise Denson, Producer / Editor / Project Manager at The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to ask her some questions about her volunteer experience with 48in48. Denise first heard about 48in48 from a female friend (aren’t our girlfriends always the sources for the best info?) and decided to participate in a…

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Helping Senegal fight coronavirus

48in48 Nonprofit Highlight – April 2020: The Jef Jel Project

By Amanda Thompson | Mar 31, 2020

What does Jef Jel mean? Your first question is likely, what does Jef Jel mean? The phrase translates to “the nature of your reward equals the nature of your effort” from the Wolof language in Senegal. The team at The Jef Jel Project uses the phrase to ground the good work they are doing for…

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WordCamp Miami 2020

By carolew | Feb 12, 2020

Calling all Bloggers, Designers, Web Developers, Authors, Marketers, Content Creators, Business Entrepreneurs, Non-profit Organizations and all other WordPress Enthusiasts… This is your opportunity to learn, level up, and build your network!  48in48 would like to thank the Miami WordPress community for their support during our 2nd Annual Super Service Event in South Florida. We were…

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Thank you, Lloyd!

By carolew | Jan 21, 2020

Welcome, Lloyd! We are excited to introduce Lloyd George, our new nonprofit recruiter. Lloyd will help us connect with nonprofits who will participate in one of our 48in48 events. The nonprofits will receive brand new websites and digital marketing skills to do even more good in our communities. “I believe that we’re a lot better…

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48in48 is Excited to Partner with NFL’s Huddle for 100!

By carolew | Jan 19, 2020

48in48 is Excited to Partner with NFL’s Huddle for 100!   As part of its 100th season, the NFL is promoting a nationwide volunteer effort called Huddle for 100, a movement that encourages fans to give 100 minutes back to their communities. Across the nation, the entire NFL family is teaming up to make meaningful…

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EAW Community

48in48 Nonprofit Highlight – January 2020: Equity Alliance of Washington

By Amanda Thompson | Jan 13, 2020

Equity Alliance of Washington is building more than homes… Equity Alliance of Washington F.A.M.E. is a Seattle-based non-profit focused on building affordable homes for Black and African-American families. In many cities across the world, there are ethnic communities that are created and maintained over generations. But in America for various reasons such as gentrification and…

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Infirnity Block Party

48in48 Nonprofit Highlight – October 2019: Infirnity Growth Story

By Amanda Thompson | Oct 2, 2019

Infirnity – Dedicated to creating natural opportunities for people to share, love and grow. The New York-based nonprofit Infirnity creates ways to naturally gather community members in spaces that cultivate positive energy and shed light on the opportunity we all have to be a positive impact and inspiration to one another. Five years ago, Lisa…

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