All Star Code (ASC) is a youth education
nonprofit-startup dedicated to closing the opportunity gap between young men of
color and the tech industry. ASC prepares high school males of color (14 - 17
years old) for tech careers through providing mentorship, industry exposure,
and training in Computer Science (CS). Unlike most coding programs that focus
solely on CS skills, we teach our students interpersonal skills in a tech
Through year-round events, our 6-week Summer
Intensive program, and ongoing alumni activities, young men of color gain the
skills, networks, and system know-how needed to become the next generation of
tech leaders. Ultimately, our alumni will establish tech careers that boost
American innovation, create jobs, equalize opportunity, and help companies
leverage the untapped talent of minority communities.
Working at All Star Code means having a dual passion for the digital world and equalizing opportunity for boys of color. We ask our students to do their best, be willing to learn and to have fun. Our small team lives that ethos by focusing on continuous learning, collaboration and, of course, having fun.