We build data-driven
products to tackle today’s
Act Now is a non-profit that leverages a Silicon Valley approach to build innovative and user-friendly data products to address today's urgent problems. Our multidisciplinary team draws on engineering, design, policy, and media expertise.
We believe that accurate, accessible, and actionable data is critical to help leaders and individuals make impactful decisions.
What we do
- Collect real time local data, even when it's messy.
- Synthesize data, news and research into actionable information.
- Build user-friendly data products.
- Reach the people who need information where they are.
Climate Act Now
As our country faces the crisis of climate change, thousands of organizations and activists are fighting for meaningful change in their communities and local governments. We are building a new product to make information gathering and sharing easier and to enable data-backed advocacy.
We built local data models and products to help governments, private organizations and tens of millions of people make informed, science-based decisions on how to stay safe during the COVID pandemic.
As U.S. Congress was crafting historic climate change policy, we modeled and visualized the benefits of household electrification across the U.S. to help Rewiring America and allied organizations advocate for tens of billions of dollars in rebates and tax credits.
As the world struggles with tracking the progress of COVID and vaccine rollouts, we are currently working with global NGOs to ensure a more effective and equitable COVID response.
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Act Now is a team of passionate problem solvers from many different backgrounds motivated by the opportunity to use their talents and skills for good. We nurture a culture of inclusivity — everyone is welcome to pitch new ideas and lead initiatives that are set collaboratively.
If you've ever wanted to create something that helps leaders and individuals take on some of the world's toughest problems, then send us a note telling us about yourself and how you would like to help.
Senior UX Designer
We are looking for a Senior UX Designer for our public health efforts. If you are excited about mission-first work that positively impacts lives, then this may be the perfect role for you.
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Senior Frontend Engineer
We are hiring a Frontend Engineer to join our public health team. Passionate about developing user-driven products on a global public health scale? Apply now!
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