Tata Consultancy Services today announced that the company has joined US2020 as a Founding Leadership Partner. US2020 is a national STEM Education initiative that aims to engage one million science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professionals in mentorship opportunities by the year 2020. The announcement was made during President Bill Clinton’s closing plenary session at CGI America, a nationwide gathering hosted by the Clinton Global Initiative. TCS will be the lead partner in developing US2020’s web-based matching technology to connect STEM mentors with high-quality volunteer placements.
Through the online matching platform that TCS will develop, US2020 will help place STEM volunteers into high impact mentoring opportunities with top nonprofits working across different grades, settings, and delivery models.