Hack the Hood trains and uplifts communities of color through tech skill-building programs and career navigation support that ensures economic mobility –
Hack the Hood aims to be an opportunity hub for young people and communities of color in the Bay Area.
With the support of our community, learners can walk confidently into their future as emergent technologists and architects of a more just and inclusive tech sector.
Every gift, no matter the amount, gets us closer to our goal and creates a positive impact for the young people and communities we serve.
Creating opportunities for the next generation of tech. Hack the hood provides youth and communities of color with tech skill-building programs and career navigation support that are grounded in justice and ensure economic mobility. This giving season, support early career Black, Latinx, AAPI, and Indigenous young people with the gift of opportunity. Donate today or set up a personal/ team fundraising page to make an even bigger impact!
On November 30, 2021, we come together and join a worldwide celebration of generosity. GivingTuesday is an opportunity for people around the world to come together through generosity in all its forms by sharing acts of kindness and giving their voice, time, money, goods, and advocacy to support communities and causes. More about Giving Tuesday on their site, Twitter, tagged Tweets, FaceBook, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn, and Wikipedia.
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