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Washington Redskins’ Josh Norman announces grant to fund innovation lab access

Nov. 5, 2019 10:59 am

Washington Redskins’ Josh Norman announces grant to fund innovation lab

The cornerback's $60,000 grant on behalf of the Players Coalition will fund the Digital Pioneers Academy lab, where students can learn coding and robotics.
UBS and EVERFI partner to launch college and career readiness educational program access

Oct. 31, 2019 7:28 am

UBS and EVERFI partner to launch college and career readiness educational program

"Keys To Your Future: College & Career Readiness" is a digital curriculum to be offered to schools and nonprofits across the U.S. to better prepare high school students for college and their professional careers.
What local workforce development strategies actually work? access

Oct. 30, 2019 11:10 am

What local workforce development strategies actually work?

November is Workforce Development Month of Technical.ly's editorial calendar. Tell us: What stories should we write about technical training, apprenticeships and reskilling?
Sprint opened a store using American Sign Language interpretation tech in DC access

Oct. 16, 2019 2:39 pm

Sprint opened a store using American Sign Language interpretation tech in DC

The new store near Gallaudet University is equipped with a video remote interpreter to improve inclusive communication efforts.
Hi, Taye Diggs: Here’s who won at the inaugural .ORG Impact Awards Gala access

Oct. 15, 2019 2:05 pm

Hi, Taye Diggs: Here’s who won at the inaugural .ORG Impact Awards Gala

Reston, Virginia-based nonprofit Public Interest Registry, which manages the .ORG domain, honored 12 organizations and individuals from around the world for their social impact work.
We’re taking action for Digital Inclusion Week. Congress should, too. access

Oct. 11, 2019 11:19 am

We’re taking action for Digital Inclusion Week. Congress should, too.

Byte Back Digital Communications Specialist Chris Miller talks about how the #dctech nonprofit supports the Digital Equity Act in Congress.
6 ways to make your hiring process more inclusive access

Oct. 3, 2019 7:45 am

6 ways to make your hiring process more inclusive

Creating a diverse team and strong company culture isn’t just about who you hire — it’s about how you hire. Here's some advice on process changes you can make to improve how you recruit, evaluate, and interview future team members.
Are entrepreneurs of color getting the support they need? access

Oct. 1, 2019 5:34 pm

Are entrepreneurs of color getting the support they need?

From mentorship to funding, here's what a few founders and entrepreneurial leaders had to say about what the D.C. community needs to do to foster growth for minority founders.
Don’t miss the WeDC Futures Forum on Oct. 2 [Events Roundup] access

Oct. 1, 2019 12:59 pm

Don’t miss the WeDC Futures Forum on Oct. 2 [Events Roundup]

Plus, events hosted by Techstars, East of the River Book Festival, Cyberscoop, DCFemTech and 1776.
The Root recognizes Elizabeth Lindsey as an influential African American of 2019 access

Sep. 27, 2019 10:38 am

The Root recognizes Elizabeth Lindsey as an influential African American of 2019

The executive director of the tech-inclusion nonprofit Byte Back was named on The Root 100 for her work helping minority individuals secure living-wage tech careers.

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