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Hack the Hood: Free Summer Technology and Entrepreneurship Programs
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Do you want to learn in-demand tech skills to make a difference? These six-week summer programs offer opportunities to:
Receive FREE DoorDash credits for the duration of the program
Receive a FREE laptop to engage in each session
Develop strong relationships with a peer community
Choose to learn to code in Python, participate in data science fundamentals classes, and understand front/back-end web development
Have engaging discussions about the social justice aspects of technology and how they relate to our lives
We currently offer two program options:
1) Tech Foundations In this program, you will learn the foundations of web design, examine your tech justice lens, and explore data science concepts. Open to all with priority for Bay area applicants.
June 14, 2021 – July 9, 2021
Monday – Friday (9am – 12:30pm PST)
Must be 16 – 25 years old
2) Entrepreneurship, Tech, & Justice
In this program, you will build your brand from a tech justice lens, connect with other entrepreneurs, and explore how tech shapes our local communities. Open to all.
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