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Elite Learners Inc.

Elite Learners, Inc. is a school and community-based organization providing athletic, educational, and mentorship programming to youth, their families to build community leaders. This year (2020) has seen us provide anti-violence initiatives in the Brownsville and Flatbush area of Brooklyn, a community kitchen for the at risk and elderly and our schooling programming have moved virtual. Our goal is to build a community support system that will positively impact our future generations. We envision a community of mentors who partner with our youth, improve the neighborhood, and create socially, emotionally, and mentally prepared leaders. For more information, watch the video below and visit elitelearners.org. Email [email protected] with any questions.

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Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is a nonprofit organization which aims to support and increase the number of women in computer science by equipping young women with the necessary computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities.

The Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program is a free virtual 2-week program is for 9-11th grade girls and non-binary students to gain the computer science skills they need to make an impact in their community while getting an inside look into tech through our top company partners. We even provide need-based $300 stipends for students who qualify to help cover living costs and tech needs!

The Girls Who Code Self-Paced Program is a free virtual self-paced coding program is for current 9-11th grade girls and non-binary students to learn an introduction to computer science at their own schedule and pace throughout the summer!

Girls Who Code Clubs (In-person or Virtual!) provide educators with free resources, 120+ hours of customizable plug and play curricula, inspiring women in tech spotlights, community-building activities, and comprehensive support and training to help 3-5th and 6-12th graders be brave and resilient as they use code to change the world. NO coding experience needed to lead a Club!

For more information, visit www.girlswhocode.com.

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Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy

Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy offers African-centered, multi-disciplinary arts & cultural education and wrap-around supports for the whole family and provides cultural arts & leadership development programs for youth, ages 3-18. Many of our classes and workshops are free or priced affordably to ensure access for all. We offer six major programs serving over 2000 students and their families annually. Each student’s talents are celebrated to provide an enriching learning experience. Our programs are carefully designed to promote self-awareness and inner growth, knowledge of African Culture, the meaning of community and the importance of respecting and loving one another.¬†Watch the video below to learn more. To sign up for programs, visit ifetayo.org.

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