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Dec. 2, 2016 7:50 am

Why the Zip Code Wilmington and Code for Philly joint meetup was a great idea

Another pitch for a regional tech scene.
Code for Philly’s Dawn McDougall and Zip Code’s Sam Hanna addressing the crowd.

Code for Philly's Dawn McDougall and Zip Code's Sam Hanna addressing the crowd.

(Photo by Rana Fayez)

Earlier this week, coding education program Zip Code Wilmington hosted a joint meetup with civic hacking group Code for Philly at restaurant Brick and Mortar in Philadelphia’s Callowhill neighborhood. The happy hour meetup included an overview of both organizations and explored ways different members from each organization can collaborate on civic hacking projects.

Here are some reasons why the joint meetup made sense:

The Delaware tech scene is no stranger to collaboration. We can’t wait to see what organizations collaborate next.

People: Chris Alfano
Projects: Code for Philly
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