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Google offers $20M funding to 29 non-profits developing tech to help disabled people

Google’s philanthropic arm, Google.org, has announced $20M in funding spread across 30 non-profits that are developing technology to assist disabled people. The projects range from 3D-printed prosthetic limbs through smartglasses for the blind to a low-cost way to convert standard wheelchairs into powered ones. 221 more words

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$1 million grant from Google.org

Miraclefeet has been granted $1 million to further its technology platform, including the brace, an SMS system providing tailored medical messages to parents (amazing), patient data, brace sensors to monitor brace compliance, and other resources. 32 more words

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Medic Mobile locks $1 million grant to help community health workers in the developing world

Tech nonprofit Medic Mobile has attained $1 million in unrestricted grant funding from the Peery Foundation for apps that help health workers deliver care to people who lack reasonable access to doctors and hospitals. 404 more words

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Google giving $1 to special needs education every time you use Android Pay in new promotion

Google has been heavily marketing Android Pay and encouraging users to set it up on their phones with various offers. In the spirit of holiday giving, … 128 more words

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Stellar's Google.org Demo Day

Excited to share that the Wall Street Journal featured Stellar’s Google.org Demo Day talk. Here’s one of my favorite quotes:

Instead of measuring profits, Ms. Kim determines her success by how many people her startup is able to impact.

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