BDigital and Cáritas organize the contest 'An app for Cáritas!'Barcelona, 7/31/2012
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• BDigital and Cáritas organize a competition addressed to developers and designers with an app to give donations through the mobile.

• The contest is sponsored by the idigital Plan of the Catalan Government, and the companies HP, Tecnocom and Diagonal Informática y Comunicaciones.

• The winner will be awarded with € 2,500.

Barcelona Digital and Cáritas Diocesana de Barcelona organize the contest ‘An app for Cáritas!’ addressed to developers and designers with a social app to offer Cáritas services such as donations through the mobile. The competition is sponsored by the idigital Plan of the Catalan Government and the companies HP, Tecnocom and Diagonal Informática y Comunicaciones.

In view of the current situation, Cáritas wants to promote the donations through the mobile to face up the high demand of social services. BDigital is one of the companies added to the ‘Entities with a Heart’ program of the NGO.   
 
   
The developers or companies can send its app until September 21. A jury composed by the sponsors, Cáritas and BDigital will choose the winner app.  The winner will be announced in a public event on October 5 in BDigital’s headquarters (Media-TIC building) and will be awarded with € 2,500.

Participation requirements
Apps oriented to offer Cáritas services can participate in the contest, such as donations, volunteering, micro-payments, etc. Apps in commercial stage will be accepted. The app should be available for mobile devices or tablet with Android, iOS, Blackberry iOS, etc.

The best app will be chose according with the financial feasibility, as well as its design, creativity, usability and innovation.

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