Anyone who believes in the need for public knowledge is welcome to volunteer at the Workshop. Even an hour a week from the office or from home will help the political system become healthier and will expedite a new era of transparency and participatory democracy.

The Public Knowledge Workshop is mostly built on volunteers – software mavericks, designers, writers, editors, educators and others. We will happily welcome you as a volunteer in any project that you feel a connection with.

We’re are also looking for volunteers in a variety of specific areas:

  • Software development – each code we develop is free under a BSD license. We try to use the most cutting edge open source software tools and technology available. We currently use:

And the list continues to grow. If you love writing code and learning new tools, our code is on github…fork away!

Interested in volunteering?

Fill in the questionnaire and we’ll get back to you!