No Sleep Till Brooklyn for Black Girls CODE NY!

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No Sleep Till Brooklyn for Black Girls CODE NY!
Alexis Ohanian started the campaign
I've been a fan of this great organization for a while and I'm not gonna sleep (OK, maybe a little) between now and 2014 until we bring it to my home -- Brooklyn, NY.

We just raised over $50K to fund every single STEM classroom project on DonorsChoose.org in Brooklyn, but I'm not done!

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Alexis OhanianCNN reported on the hackathon and I just remembered I forgot to share the video clip with you all. http://money.cnn.com/video/technology/innovation/2014/06/10/black-girls-code-hackathon.cnnmoney/It was such an awesome event and I hope there'll be many more in my home-borough.Have an amazing Friday!-Alexis
8 months ago
Alexis OhanianThis was such an amazing event! Thank you all for helping make it happen with your donations.More photos and content to come, but here are our winners & judges!
9 months ago
Alexis OhanianIt's happening! After all of your generous donations, Black Girls Code is coming to Brooklyn THIS WEEKEND.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/black-girls-code-loveisrespect-hackathon-brooklyn-registration-11494802...I'll be kicking off the event + serving as one of the judges on Sunday. Hope to see you there.(I'll post a big update with photos here once the hackathon is over)
9 months ago
Alexis OhanianYou people ROCK! I'll be posting updates as we near the event in Brooklyn. Thanks again and may you all have an awesome 2014.
a year ago
Kyra Gaunt PhDThx!! Look forward to meeting you as well. Dr. Kyra D. Gaunt, Ph.D. Baruch College-City University of New YorkTED Fellow, Adjunct Associate ProfessorAward-winning author of The Games Black Girls Play: Learning the Ropes from Double-Dutch to Hip-HopWebsite: http://about.me/kyragauntphd  
a year ago
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Alexis OhanianWOOOOHOOOOO! We did it! I've matched $5,000 worth of donations from you wonderful people.Thank you so much for helping me bring Black Girls Code to Brooklyn -- with just a few hours left, let's see how high it can go.
a year ago
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Joshua WilsonKillin' it! Great cause.
a year ago
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Alexis OhanianYou are AWESOME.
a year ago
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