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On October 1, 20 Vancouver tech companies participated in TechPong, a charitable ping pong tournament, and raised $71,131 for Downtown Eastside charities. In order to send a player to the event, participating companies were required to raise a minimum of $1,000 for a DTES charity — or charities  — of their choice. Many went above […]

TechPong brought Vancouver's tech sector together for charity
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It was a night to remember for Vancouver’s tech sector, or, in the words of one tech company CEO, “the best Vancouver tech event I’ve ever been to!” (Thanks Ryan Holmes!) With more than 350 attendees, 4 hours of heated ping pong matches, dozens of photo booth pics, jenga, beer pong, wine pulling, and, of course, […]

Charity Matters

Since late August, 18 Vancouver tech companies have been sharpening their ping pong skills in preparation for an epic tournament in the name of a good cause. The cause? Downtown Eastside charities working to alleviate poverty. The event? TechPong. Ready, Set, Serve! On October 1, TechPong – a ping pong tournament with purpose launched by […]