Past Events

New York Assemblyman Michael Blake, hip-hop legend D-Nice, and former White House advisor Van Jones, a founder of Yes We Code, joins Frances Rivera to discuss inspiring young people to succeed.  Source:
Oakland to build a technology-driven innovation ecosystem that can be a model for similar communities in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.   Source:
On March 27th and 28th, we watched hope turn into action in Detroit, as msnbc, #YesWeCode, and Ford hosted a special Growing Hope hackathon event at the Ford STEAM Lab. Here, 100 students from five Detroit-area middle schools created a wide range of mobile application prototypes to help make learning... follows promising teen Zachary Dorcinville through an inspiring weekend of "apps not raps" at the My Brother's Keeper #YesWeCode Hackathon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Source: