Luxoft sponsored the Avasant Foundation’s annual charity “Golf for Impact” event held on March 6, 2017, at the Mountain Gate Country Club in Los Angeles, California. It was Luxoft’s second year as a sponsor along with Tier-1 service providers including HCL, TCS, Unisys, Atos, IBM, and others.

Luxoft employees, Patrick Corcoran and Brandon Schulz, joined Avasant executives, consultants, sponsors and partners to help raise funds for supporting the foundation’s mission of Youth Empowerment through education, employment and entrepreneurship. Avasant foundation provides opportunities to deserving youths from emerging economies to succeed in the new digital economy.

Avasant Foundation, a non-profit organization in the State of California, is Avasant’s vehicle of giving back to the community. In 2016, the foundation raised $756.482. Some of the highlights include:

  • Expansion of the Avasant Digital Youth Employment Initiatives further in Jamaica, Haiti, and South Africa
  • Pilot of iGNITE, technopreneurship training in Uganda
  • Joining the SDG Philanthropy Platform in India
  • Launch of the Digital Works social enterprise in Trinidad & Tobago

To learn more about Avasant Foundation, click here to read their annual report: