Tech Gives Back 2017
Oct
19
9:00 am09:00

Tech Gives Back 2017

GET ROPED IN TO

TECH GIVES BACK

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

TUGG's 7th Annual Tech Gives Back is coming to you this October in partnership with Silicon Valley Bank and powered by Building Impact. In true TUGG style (work hard, play hard), the day will be followed by the best block party of the year.

Tech Gives Back offers Boston's tech scene an opportunity to get out of the office and into the community to remodel classrooms, plant community gardens, prep and serve meals in soup kitchens, provide interview training for veterans, and much more! Don't miss this chance to give back to Boston! 

TUGG’s Epic Ping Pong Tourney
Nov
9
6:30 pm18:30

TUGG’s Epic Ping Pong Tourney

  • Hatch Fenway

.ORG v .COM: TUGG’s Epic Ping Pong Tourney

In partnership with Epic Ping Pong

TUGG and Epic Ping Pong are bringing together social entrepreneurs and tech entrepreneurs in a ping pong battle of epic proportions. Compete, network, and get to know the tech and social community all while competing for a great cause.  

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Thank You to Our Annual Partners:

TUGG for the Holidays x Salvation Army’s Christmas Castle
Dec
19
8:00 am08:00

TUGG for the Holidays x Salvation Army’s Christmas Castle

  • The Castle at Park Plaza

Volunteer with TUGG and Help Dozens of Deserving Boston Families

TUGG is partnering with the Salvation Army to help families during the Holiday Season! At The Salvation Army’s annual Christmas Castle, families in need in the community are invited to come and “shop” for holiday items and winter needs, including toys, coats, food vouchers and other items. We need volunteers like you to help over 16,000 people have the holiday they deserve!

Volunteer Activities:

Personal Shoppers: Volunteers will assist clients in their selection of winter and holiday items. In addition, volunteers assigned to this task will assure that clients leave the event with the appropriate items indicated by the intake form.

Toy Clerks: Volunteers in this position will replenish toys, keep the area organized and assist clients and personal shoppers as needed.

Coat Clerk: Clerks will keep the coat area organized and assist with clients as needed. In addition, volunteers will be replenishing the coat area.

Cleanup: Volunteers in the evening shift will assist with restocking items and organizing the castle/station in preparation for distribution the following day.

Security: Security will be on hand throughout the day to assist with any issues clients and/or volunteers may have.

Miscellaneous: Volunteers may be needed to do additional tasks during the day. In addition, there may be periods where volunteers will be waiting; therefore, we thank you in advance for your flexibility and patience.

Shifts: Volunteers will sign up for 2 hour shifts individually or in teams.

Thank You to Our Annual Partners:


Tech Night at the Museum
Jul
12
6:30 pm18:30

Tech Night at the Museum

  • Institute of Contemporary Art

TUGG is back with
Tech Night at the Museum

Join TUGG, Invaluable and others from Boston's tech community for the second annual Tech Night at the Museum as we take over The Institute of Contemporary Art.

BOSTech and TUGG's nonprofits will come together for a fun night of collaboration, open bar, food, and networking!

Early-bird tickets $30 (SOLD OUT)
$50 regular admission (SOLD OUT)

WHAT TO EXPECT?

Awesome people, food, open bar (wine & beer), an opportunity to explore the museum, take in some of the best views of Boston's waterfront and connect with TUGG's nonprofits, a scavenger hunt around the exterior of the building (weather permitting) plus some surprises!

WHY ICA BOSTON?

  1. Established in 1936 as a sister museum to New York's MoMA, the ICA is a leading museum in contemporary art.
  2. The ICA is one of the most innovative museums around AND offers some extraordinary programs for Boston's youth.
  3. The ICA’s visionary building captures the stimulation of contemporary culture and the excitement of a revitalized Boston waterfront. 

Participating TUGG Nonprofits

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6th Annual Innovation District Baggo Tournament
Jun
16
12:00 pm12:00

6th Annual Innovation District Baggo Tournament

  • fama PR

Kick Off Summer in the Seaport with fama PR + TUGG!

Grab your teammates, your best sunnies, and join us on the fama PR roof deck for stunning views of Boston Harbor and an awesome time for a great cause!
This is what Summer Fridays are all about!

6TH ANNUAL INNOVATION DISTRICT BAGGO TOURNAMENT

hosted by fama PR and benefitting Tech Goes Home

Friday, June 16, 2017
12:00pm - 7:00pm
fama PR offices, 250 Northern Avenue, 3rd floor

For a suggested donation of $100, you can register your two-person team, plus two guests.

Help Boston's startup community throw down for an entire afternoon as we compete for the reigning title of Boston’s Best Baggo Team. Think you have what it takes?

Drinks will be served up by Revolution Cocktails, and eat your fill of the best sausages in town from the Sausage Guy, all while raising a few bucks to support Tech Goes Home, a TUGG portfolio nonprofit.

Pledging with Purpose
Jun
12
6:30 pm18:30

Pledging with Purpose

  • MassChallenge

Tech Leaders on What Pledge 1% Means to Them

Join TUGG (Technology Underwriting Greater Good), TBF (The Boston Foundation) and members of Boston's tech and philanthropy communities to hear demo-style impact presentations of Pledge 1% Boston member companies and their partners.

Pledge 1% Boston is here to support founders as they think about community and what giving back means to company culture. Come hear from tech industry leaders and their partners on their pledges, partnerships and impact in the community.

More About Pledge 1% Boston

Pledge 1% Boston is spearheading regional growth of the Pledge 1% movement, a global network of almost 2,000 companies that have pledged 1% equity, profit, product and time to impact their communities. Launched in October of 2016, Pledge 1% Boston is a joint program of the Boston Foundation and TUGG (Technology Underwriting Greater Good), with other partners including MassChallenge, Accomplice and Holland & Knight. 

#TUGGItForward Afternoon of Service with the Esplanade Association
Jun
9
1:00 pm13:00

#TUGGItForward Afternoon of Service with the Esplanade Association

  • Hatch Memorial Shell

#TUGGItForward is Going Outdoors this June!

Join TUGG and our friends from Boston tech for an afternoon of service along the beautiful Emerald Necklace with the Esplanade Association! 

The Project for the Afternoon

We are coming together to help clean up the Esplanade! By lending a hand and a few hours of your day, you can help us clean up one of the most iconic areas in Boston. 

The TUGG Group will likely be doing a combination of raking leaves, cleaning up trash, and possibly painting benches or removing invasive plants and vegetation.

The Esplanade Association relies on volunteers to help keep the grounds clean and ready for the summer. 

Get in to give back with TUGG!

We'll be meeting at the Hatch Memorial Shell. See you there!


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The Esplanade Association (EA) is the only private non-profit group dedicated to maintaining and improving the Charles River Esplanade. Since the founding EA has been the catalyst for over $28 million in park improvements.


 

Thank you to our Annual Partners

 
TUGG x TBF Roxbury Gastro Tour
May
3
6:00 pm18:00

TUGG x TBF Roxbury Gastro Tour

  • Bruce C. Bolling Building

Explore Dudley Square's Culinary Innovation

Join TUGG and the Boston Foundation for a Gastro Tour of Dudley Square where we'll check out the Roxbury Innovation Center and hop to some of Boston's most innovative socially responsible eateries.

Think pub crawl meets food tour meets social innovation right in the heart of Roxbury!

Event Flow

Networking: Wicked Wine will offer a tasting of their local vino while you mingle and hear from TUGG and The Boston Foundation about our partnership.
Roxbury Fab Lab Visit: Explore the Roxbury Innovation Center and meet one of TUGG's nonprofits that works out of the Roxbury Fab Lab.
Food tour: After some good old socializing we'll break into groups and hop to local Dudley Square eateries to sample some good eats and learn about how these socially responsible businesses engage and impact their local community.

$10 Early Bird Tickets (ends 4/25)
$15 General Tickets
Ticket price includes wine, food at 4 stops and a fantastic time! Tickets are non-refundable.

Food & Innovation Tour Stops

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Thank You to Our Annual Partners:

#TechRunsBoston: Boston Marathon 2017
Apr
17
11:00 am11:00

#TechRunsBoston: Boston Marathon 2017

On Monday, April 17th we are cheering on our Boston Marathon team! No matter where you are on the race route, please show your support for Team TUGG:  Fred Shilmover of InsightSquaredRamses Alcaide of Neurable Inc.Sonciary Honnoll of PromoBoxx, and Peter Smith of Edgewise Networks. Each of these founders dedicated the past several months to training and awareness for their selected nonprofits. 

Boston Marathon
Monday, April 17, 2017
TUGG's runners start @ 11AM

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Ramses Alcaide -  Founder, CEO Neurable Inc.
Science and diversity are core values for Ramses. That's why he's supporting Science Club for Girls. Ramses has always found excitement in doing what seems impossible. More about why Ramses is running Boston.

 Bib # 29585

 

Sonciary Honnoll - VP of Brands, Co-Founder Promoboxx
Sonciary is a true entrepreneur at heart. Her high appreciation for driving change in communities made Youth Cities the ideal nonprofit to run for. Learn more about what it means to Sonciary to run the marathon.  

Bib # 29548

 

 

Fred Shilmover - Founder, CEO Insight Squared
Fred is donating his bib proceeds to TUGG portfolio nonprofit Y2Y Here he reflects on the best (and worst) parts of being a founder, his personal mantra, and how people can get involved with his selected nonprofit. More about why Fred is running Boston.

Bib # 30565

 

 

Peter Smith - Founder, CEO Edgewise Networks
For Peter, running will be fun, but supporting Future Chefs will make it all worthwhile. Learn why Peter is so animated to support this nonprofit, and his values on fulfilling opportunities for all. More about why Peter is running Boston.

Bib # 29542

CAN'T MAKE IT TO THE MARATHON? SHOW OUR RUNNERS SOME LOVE ON TWITTER! SEND THEM A TWEET WITH YOUR SUPPORT: #TECHRUNSBOSTON

#TechRunsBoston Spring Lawn Party
Mar
2
6:00 pm18:00

#TechRunsBoston Spring Lawn Party

  • WeWork South Station

Get in the Swing of Spring with TUGG!

On March 2nd join us as we celebrate TUGG's incredible Boston marathon runners - all tech company founders and/or CEOs - and the innovative nonprofits they are supporting with their bib proceeds. 

Our 2017 Boston Marathon runners are: Fred Shilmover, InsightSquared; Peter Smith, Edgewise; Sonciary Honnoll, Promoboxx; Ramses Alcaide, Neurable.

Wicked Wine will offer a tasting of some of their most exciting spring wines.
While this is an indoor event, we'll have some fun lawn games including lawn darts and corn hole! Light bites and beer on tap PLUS a custom photobooth from Sharingbox!

This event is 21+ and tickets are non-refundable.

Early bird: $15/ticket (ends 2/10/2017)
General: $20/ticket

Grab your friends and co-workers to show your support for TUGG's Boston Marathon runners and the nonprofits they're running for.

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Thank you to our host WeWork South Station.

WeWork is a community of creators. We transform buildings into collaborative workspaces. Our mission is to help companies grow by providing them with not just beautiful space but benefits, amenities, and community they need to focus on their business, all on very flexible terms. We currently have over 60,000 Members working out of our communities worldwide, and over 2,600 members here in Boston.

TUGG It Forward: Evening of Service Benefitting Science from Scientists
Feb
22
5:30 pm17:30

TUGG It Forward: Evening of Service Benefitting Science from Scientists

  • Science from Scientists

Join TUGG and friends from Greater Boston tech for our second TUGG IT FORWARD evening of service! This time we're venturing outside of Boston to engage some of our tech companies in the Burlington area!

THE PROJECT FOR THE EVENING

TUGG portfolio nonprofit Science from Scientists is halfway through the school year! They need some help cleaning up, relabeling, and reorganizing their science kit library. 

This volunteer project is located in Bedford, MA - a short drive from Waltham and Burlington.

This event is FREE ..but...there is a $20/pp cancellation fee because we need to know we can count on you (fee is not applicable to annual partner companies). Space is limited.


Science from Scientists’ mission is to improve the attitudes and aptitudes of 4th-8th graders in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). We send real, charismatic scientists into classrooms during school, every other week during the school day throughout the entire academic year to inspire students and improve STEM competency by teaching hands-on, frameworks-relevant lessons to ensure that our nation’s youth is competitive globally in STEM.

TUGG It Forward: Evening of Service Benefitting Level Ground MMA
Jan
19
6:00 pm18:00

TUGG It Forward: Evening of Service Benefitting Level Ground MMA

  • Level Ground Training Center

Join TUGG and friends from Boston tech for our first TUGG IT FORWARD evening of service of 2017!

The Project for the Evening

Help TUGG portfolio nonprofit Level Ground set up their brand new Athletic, Academic, and Job Training Center! Volunteers will have the option to work on a variety of projects, including moving in/setting up key equipment in our Athletic center, setting up our Academic & Computer Lab, and other key projects to make the Training Center functional and gorgeous! Please make sure to wear clothes that you are comfortable working in and that may get dirty.

Check out this page for more information about the LG Training Center's goals and mission.

This event is FREE ..but...there is a $20/pp cancellation fee (we need to know we can count on you). Space is limited.

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts uses martial arts training as the backbone for cultivating resilience and productive skills "off the mat" for teens.  Students use their training towards Student Trainer Certifications in MMA and College Access programs.

Timeless New Year's Eve Party
Dec
31
Jan 1

Timeless New Year's Eve Party

  • The Castle at Park Plaza

Boston's Biggest New Year's Eve Party is
Teaming Up with TUGG!

The 9th Annual Timeless Black Tie Party is one of the most anticipated events in Boston for New Year's Eve! Attended by more than 800 guests every year, this event is the marquee New Year's celebration for Boston entrepreneurs and startup community at one of the most exclusive venues in town - The Castle Park Plaza. 

TUGG is proud to be the nonprofit partner for this celebration. Please rsvp and visit the ticket page for detailed information: newyears-eve.com

Use the discount code: TUGG2017

Feature Your Startup

As a founder making an impact in your industry SYNERGY would like to feature your startup at the New Year's Eve Celebration - TIMELESS! A long list of tech entrepreneurs, influencers, local celebrities, and sponsors will come together for a memorable night inspired by the red carpet glamour of Old Hollywood. We'll toast to another great year of milestones together while highlighting some of Boston's amazing startups!

Email elizabeth@tugg.org for more details. There is no additional cost to having your startup featured. 

Tech Trivia Night
Nov
9
6:00 pm18:00

Tech Trivia Night

  • Lansdowne Pub

Show off your Smahts with TUGG and KPMG!

Chilly autumn evenings call for hanging with friends, rockin' your best wool sweaters, and sippin' on heart-warming libations. Join TUGG and KPMG and our friends from across Boston Tech for a fun night of trivia benefiting Generation Citizen.

Tech Trivia Night
6PM to 10 PM
Lansdowne Pub
Fenway, Boston, MA

6PM - 6:30PM: networking + free food
6:30PM - 8:30pm: trivia + cash bar
8:30pm: winner announced and presented with a team/company party to Lansdowne Pub!
8:30pm - 9:30pm: hanging out with friends/colleagues old + new!

This event will be held the day after the presidential election.
All proceeds benefit TUGG portfolio nonprofit Generation Citizen. Generation Citizen empowers youth through civic engagement and provides young people with the knowledge and skills necessary to actively participate in our democracy.

Trivia teams can be comprised of 4 or 8 people (based on table size).
$40/ 4 person team (early-bird) or $50 (after 10/19)  
$80/ 8 person team (early-bird) or $100 (after 10/19)  

#TUGGTrivia

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6th Annual Tech Gives Back
Oct
20
10:00 am10:00

6th Annual Tech Gives Back

Get in to Give Back!

TUGG's 6th Annual Tech Gives Back is coming to you this October in partnership with Silicon Valley Bank and powered by Building Impact. In true TUGG style (work hard, play hard), the day will be followed by the best block party of the year.

Tech Gives Back offers Boston tech an opportunity to get out of the office and into the community to remodel classrooms, plant community gardens, prep and serve meals in soup kitchens, provide interview training for veterans, and much more! Don't miss out! 

TUGG's 2nd Annual Bowling Tourney and Game Night at Lucky Strike
Oct
4
6:00 pm18:00

TUGG's 2nd Annual Bowling Tourney and Game Night at Lucky Strike

  • Lucky Strike

Bowling is Back!

TUGG's Fall Bowling Tourney

hosted by Ernst & Young

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6 pm

Lucky Strike Bowling, 145 Ipswich Street, Boston, MA 02215

We know that Boston's startup community never backs away from a challenge. Find out which tech company will hold the King Pin for the best bowling team. 

Bowling teams can be comprised of up to 5 official bowlers, $300/team

Grab your friends and co-workers to cheer you on (or heckle the competition!) as spectators, $15/ticket

It's all for charity folks....100% of proceeds go to support our TUGG portfolio nonprofits

Interested in sponsoring this event? Contact zoe@tugg.org.

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Launch of Pledge 1% Boston
Sep
28
6:00 pm18:00

Launch of Pledge 1% Boston

  • 25 First Street Cambridge, MA 02141 USA

The Boston Foundation + TUGG present: Pledge 1% Boston

Are you a startup leader or connector? If so, join us as we celebrate our partnership with the Boston Foundation and the

 Launch of Pledge 1% Boston 

on Wednesday, September 28, 6PM
Atrium at 25 First Street
25 First Street, Cambridge, MA 02141

On September 28, TUGG, the Boston Foundation, and a network of venture capital and community partners will officially launch Pledge 1% Boston, a program to encourage tech companies to pledge 1% of equity to charitable giving. 

Come join us and enjoy drinks and small bites while we hear from TUGG's founder Jeff Fagnan and other leaders in the social innovation economy as well as early adopters of Pledge 1% Boston. 

Carbon Black x TUGG Softball Tourney
Sep
13
4:00 pm16:00

Carbon Black x TUGG Softball Tourney

Step up to bat with TUGG and Carbon Black!

Early fall + outdoor fun = a winning combination. Join us for a fast-paced softball tourney sponsored by Carbon Black.

Tuesday, September 13
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Bridge School Fields
Lexington, MA

Max capacity of 16 teams, winning team gets a party at The Lansdowne Pub in the Fenway!

Reserve your team spot today!

#TUGGatBat

Teams consist of 10 people, each team is required to donate $100 to play.

We have a max capacity of 16 teams, which will be broken out across two brackets on two fields.  We like our competition fast and furious (although this will be a slow-pitch game) so brackets will be set for 20 minute games and each batter will start with a 1:1 count

The winning team will receive party space and food for the whole team at The Landsdowne Pub  (thank you Lyons Group!!) as well as a bottle of wine from TUGG's stash.

Diversity in softball is highly recommended, in fact, American Softball Association requires at least 3 women per team of 10. We won't be setting any quotas, but diversity helps everyone, always, so keep that in mind as you are building your teams!

Barracuda On The Fly will be serving onsite.

As always, all proceeds go towards funding TUGG portfolio nonprofits.

Get in to give back!

3rd Annual Somerville #TechPubCrawl
Aug
30
6:00 pm18:00

3rd Annual Somerville #TechPubCrawl

  • Clypd

#TechPubCrawl for Good

Join TUGG and our friends at clypd for the

3rd Annual Somerville #TechPubCrawl

Tuesday, August 30th 2016
6:00pm-11:00pm

Come individually or bring your team members out for a fun night in Davis Square. Note that this is not your typical pub crawl. It's a pub crawl for good!

100% of proceeds benefit TUGG portfolio nonprofits Youth CITIES and WeThrive.

We'll kick off the night with a happy hour at clypd and then move on to five local watering holes: The Joshua Tree, Orleans, Saloon, Foundry and Five Horses Tavern. Come and get your TUGG on!

#TechPubCrawl

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INTERESTED IN BEING A SPONSOR FOR THIS EVENT? EMAIL EVENTS@TUGG.ORG!

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TUGG x DataXu Cares: Roll Up Your Sleeves After Work v1
Aug
16
5:00 pm17:00

TUGG x DataXu Cares: Roll Up Your Sleeves After Work v1

  • Egleston YMCA

Join TUGG and DataXu Cares for an evening of volunteering.

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Tuesday, August 16
Egleston YMCA in Roxbury, 3134 Washington St. Boston, MA

(7 minute walk off the Orange Line Stony Brook T Stop)

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to lend a helping hand or two to the Egleston YMCA in Roxbury and TUGG's own Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts.

This event is FREE and space is limited.

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts uses martial arts training as the backbone for cultivating resilience and productive skills "off the mat" for teens.  Students use their training towards Student Trainer Certifications in MMA and College Access programs.

LG MMA teens train out of the Egleston YMCA. At our evening of service, the teens will introduce the work they do with LG MMA and their training program before you get your hands dirty and help the YMCA with some important projects to make Level Ground's training space the most efficient, productive, and useful to its students. 

Get in to give back! Sign up today!

Special thanks to DataXu for opening this event up to the tech community.

 

Tech Night at the Museum
Aug
10
6:30 pm18:30

Tech Night at the Museum

  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

TUGG's first ever
Tech Night at the Museum

Join TUGG and Boston's startup community for the first ever Tech Night at the Museum as we take over the Isabella Stewart Gardner for a museum-wide scavenger hunt!

BOSTech and TUGG's nonprofits will come together for a fun night of collaboration, drinks, food and networking in the Gardner Museum's outdoor courtyard.

Early-bird tickets $20 (SOLD OUT!)
$40 regular admission (register before it sells out!)

What to expect?

Awesome people, food, open bar (wine & beer), an intro from museum staff, a  museum-wide scavenger hunt. Scavenger hunt teams will be comprised of 10 people - 8 from tech and 2 from a TUGG portfolio nonprofit. Teams are competing for prizes from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Blackbird Doughnuts, Startup Institute and Wine Riot, and major bragging rights, of course!

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Why the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum?

  1. Because it’s Boston's hidden gem and its labyrinth-like interior makes it perfect place for a scavenger hunt. Plus the outdoor terrace is magical on a summer evening.
  2. Isabella Stewart Gardner was an innovator for her time.
  3. Fun fact: it’s the site of the biggest art theft in world history! More about the heist.

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Sweatin' to the 80s: LGMMA Boxing Bootcamp
Jul
20
6:00 pm18:00

Sweatin' to the 80s: LGMMA Boxing Bootcamp

Level Ground Boxing Bootcamp

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
6:00pm-7:30pm

The Rose Kennedy Greenway - Corner of High Street and Atlantic Ave

Come get your workout on with us! Level Ground and TUGG are proud to present July's edition of Beantown Boxing Bootcamp: Sweatin' to the 80s!

Learn the basics of boxing from Level Ground Student Trainers during a 60-minute, outdoor cardio circuit. LGMMA's mission is to bring the Boston community together through this unique fitness experience while empowering urban youth. So come on out, strap on some gloves, and get ready for an evening of fun and sweat...to the tune of class 80's jams!  No Boxing experience is required, and all fitness levels are welcome. Refreshments will be provided post-workout.

By participating, you are helping Level Ground's students get valuable experience as Trainers. 100% of proceeds support LG's Student Trainer Certification job training program.

Check out the video below for a peek at what to expect!

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Interested in being a sponsor? Email us at events@tugg.org.

 

TUGG's Back Bay Summer Bar Hop
Jul
14
6:00 pm18:00

TUGG's Back Bay Summer Bar Hop

  • InsightSquared

Join TUGG and InsightSquared for

Back Bay Summer Bar Hop

Thursday July 14th, 2016
6:00pm-11:30pm

The Boston tech community is taking over the Back Bay on July 14th! Come join TUGG for a fun night of drinking and networking at the best bars of the Back Bay. Bring your friends and drink the night away while supporting TUGG’s portfolio nonprofits, and helping local under-resourced youth.

Kick off the night at InsightSquared's sweet offices at Copley Place, enjoy some beer on tap, and then make your way to Back Bay's finest. Grab a drink for a great cause!

#TUGGHops

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Interested in being a sponsor for this event? Email events@tugg.org!

5th Annual Raise the Rim Basketball Series
May
14
9:00 am09:00

5th Annual Raise the Rim Basketball Series

  • MIT Zesiger Center – DuPont Courts

Hustle On. The 5th Anniversary.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS AND POLISH YOUR FREE THROWS.
RAISE THE RIM IS BACK  FOR THE 5TH YEAR IN A ROW.

Join us on Saturday May 14th at MIT's Dupont Gymnasium from 9am to 3pm for the Raise the Rim 3 on 3 basketball tournament, and celebrate the Boston innovation community by benefiting Dream Big

Hosted by past champion: CoachUp

Whether you are an experienced baller, or are just looking for an excuse to get your startup or VC out of the office and on the court, come to play hoops in a round robin tourney and enjoy old school hip-hop beats so good that they'll knock your headband off. 

Games are 15 minutes each and played by 1s and 2s. Winner takes home the trophy! 

All proceeds benefit Dream Big!

 

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Dream Big! empowers girls through sports and physical activity. This organization help girls from low-income situations achieve their dreams by providing them with the basic items and fees necessary for them to play sports and participate in physical activities.

They're all about helping these girls improve their overall health, education, and well-being. 

#TechRunsBoston: Boston Marathon 2016
Apr
18
12:00 pm12:00

#TechRunsBoston: Boston Marathon 2016

  • 911 Commonwealth Avenue Newton, MA

#TechRunsBoston

Cheer on TUGG's Boston Marathon team this Monday! Show your support for Davorin, Ethan, Fred and Will, tech company founders who have dedicated the last several months to training for the marathon and raising funds for TUGG's nonprofits. Our marathon nonprofits will be around mile 19 between 12pm-2pm, 911 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton is a good estimator for location. We'll be sharing bib numbers on Twitter on Monday so you can follow along with the runners.

Boston Marathon
Monday, April 18, 2016

Davorin Gabrovec
Founder, CPO Databox

The former martial arts champion, who is donating his bib proceeds to A Bed for Every Child, reflects on the which tech CEO he most admires, his personal mantra, and why he chose this specific TUGG nonprofit. More about why Davorin is running Boston.

Ethan Bernstein
Founder, CEO Freebird

The 8-time marathon runner sat down with us to share why he's running Boston. Ethan reflects on the best and worst parts of being a founder, his marathon training pet peeve and why he chose to run for Sitters Without Borders. More about why Ethan is running Boston.

Fred Shilmover
Founder, CEO Insight Squared

Fred is donating his bib proceeds to TUGG portfolio nonprofit Resilient Coders. Here he reflects on the best (and worst) parts of being a founder, his personal mantra, and how people can get involved with his selected nonprofit. More about why Fred is running Boston.

Will Ahmed 
Founder, CEO WHOOP

The former Harvard men's squash player is donating his 2016 bib proceeds to Level Ground Mixed Martial ArtsRead about his best running experience, favorite running jam and what motivates him to finish his long runs. More about why Will is running Boston.

Can't make it to the marathon? Show our runners some love on Twitter! Send them a tweet with your support: #TechRunsBoston

Run with TUGG
Mar
20
8:30 am08:30

Run with TUGG

  • 320 Commonwealth Avenue Newton, MA, 02467 United States

Run with the TUGG marathon team every Sunday!

Fall Bowling Tourney & Game Night
Oct
14
6:00 pm18:00

Fall Bowling Tourney & Game Night

  • Lucky Strike

Bring your A-game with TUGG, E&Y, BookBub, Hired, and Rapid 7 for a night of friendly competition at a Game Night and Bowling Tourney this October 14!