TxtWorker (UC Berkeley)

Team Members: Eduardo Axtle, Amber Abdulla, Linette Jimenez Vallejo

School: UC Berkeley

Big Ideas Award Celebration, May 2012Photo Credit: Blum Center

The TxtWorker team works to increase low wage workers ability to access information about social services in their community, through a mobile support project. TxtWorker is a text based bulletin that sends accurate and targeted information about social services in the area directly to a mobile phone.