We believe in good corporate citizenship.

We give back to the community in a number of ways, including sponsoring meetups and conferences, charitable giving, and volunteering.

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    In 2021 we revivied our apprenticeship program, bringing three promising Junior-level developers up to the skill level needed for the kind of work we do.

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    MicroGrants and Donations

    Our latest community program is the COVID SLAM; other programs from the recent past include $10k to Black-led organizations in 2020 and the Baltimore Women in Tech Micro Grant program which ran in 2017 and 2018.

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    SmartLogic team members contribute to a number of initiatives as volunteers, including co-organizing Baltimore Tracks, open source development, contributing to civic hack events like Hack Baltimore, and in-person volunteering at events like the Hour of Code.

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    We attend, present at, and sponsor a number of national and regional tech events including ElixirConf, RESTFest, and ChainReact. Starting in June 2021, we're hosting the first ever Elixir Wizards |> Conference.

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    Open Source

    We’re committed to open source; we only use open source technologies in our applications.

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    Local Events

    We’ve been sponsoring meetups in Baltimore since 2010; we sponsored 73 events in 2018 alone.

Hiring is broken. Apprenticeships may be one way to fix it

The labor market is revolutionizing before our very eyes. Workers are becoming empowered. Employees at some of the country’s largest corporations are unionizing and striking for better wages, hours and ethical treatment.

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