Paying by the syllable: $5,000 grant awaits winning poets.
By Andrea Ball
Tuesday, September 05, 2006
Community TechKnowledge is high on haikus.
So high, in fact, that the Austin-based software company is hosting a haiku contest among local nonprofits. The prize: $5,000.
'People have to jump through a million hoops to get any money,' said Kathryn Engelhardt-Cronk, CEO of Community TechKnowledge Inc., which makes software for nonprofits. 'I thought: Let's do it so it's simple, straightforward and fun.'"