During the 2014 Essessence Music Festival the YES We Code organization hosted the 1st Annual Tech Village. The focus was "to provide an encouraging and electrifying environment where everyone works together to build great apps centered around education, environmental sustainability, restorative justice, music/entertainment, and health/wellness."
From all accounts this program was a smashing success. It is inspriring to see people of color take their place in the Digital Society. In the Digital Empowerment Academy we hope to provide our Scholars with a similar vehicle for advancement.
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Read more about Yes We Code here.