TechBridge History

1999
1999

Discussions with Andrea Montag and Deva Hirsch on the challenge nonprofits face with technology

2000
2000

Organization officially founded by Scott Geller, Jen Mendel and Steve Linowes

Organization officially founded by Scott Geller, Jen Mendel and Steve Linowes
“Technology Foundation” was incorporated – ntechnology.org
2000

Changed Name to TechBridge

2001
2001

First Paying Customer Signed

$15,000 Herring Foundation Website
2001

Inaugural Digital Ball at the Inforum! celebrating Chris Klaus – Honorary Chair

Inaugural Digital Ball at the Inforum! celebrating Chris Klaus – Honorary Chair
2001

First Grant Application Submitted to Fidelity Gift Fund

First Grant Application Submitted to Fidelity Gift Fund
$100,000 for projects with YWCA and Girls, Inc – Awarded 
2002
2002

Tech Planning Summit

10 nonprofits from the social service sector
2002

Second Digital Ball held at the Hyatt downtown

Second Digital Ball held at the Hyatt downtown
2002

Technology Innovation Award (called ACTT) Initiated

56 Nonprofits Applied with award going to Atlanta Community Food Bank
2002

FY2003 has Annual Budget of $1.2 Million

FY2003 has Annual Budget of $1.2 Million
2002

Donated $530,000 in Microsoft Software

Donated $530,000 in Microsoft Software
2002

TechBridge Technology Grant Award

Awarded to The Atlanta Community Food Bank
2003
2003

TechBridge Technology Grant Award

Awarded to The Atlanta Community ToolBank
2003

In 2003 alone, due to the support of sponsors of the Digital Ball, TechBridge provided over $2 million in technology consulting, web content management services and software to over 50 nonprofit organizations.

In 2003 alone, due to the support of sponsors of the Digital Ball, TechBridge provided over $2 million in technology consulting, web content management services and software to over 50 nonprofit organizations.
TechBridge Board at 2003 Digital Ball
2004
2004

TechBridge Technology Grant Award

Awarded to Project Open Hand
2005
2005

Participated in First Annual Technology Community Habitat for Humanity House Build

Participated in First Annual Technology Community Habitat for Humanity House Build
2005

TechBridge Technology Grant Award

Awarded to Hemophilia of Georgia
2006
2006

TechBridge Technology Grant Award

Awarded to CHRIS Kids (now CHRIS 180)
2006

Participated in Annual Technology Community Habitat For Humanity House Build

Participated in Annual Technology Community Habitat For Humanity House Build
2006

Implemented a Call Center Help Desk