WHAT: The S.C. Department of Commerce, in collaboration with Build Carolina, will celebrate the official launch of SC Codes, the new statewide program that provides free access to code education for all residents.
WHO: Kevin McDearis, Blackbaud
WHEN: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
WHEN: Blackbaud World Headquarters, 65 Fairchild Street, Charleston, S.C. 29492
BACKGROUND: Aimed at connecting South Carolinians with the education and resources they need to unlock careers in technology, the SC Codes web platform (SCCODES.org) is designed to provide free online coding and support to all residents. Students also have access to mentors, both online and in-person. This celebration event will be an opportunity for current and prospective students, mentors, programmers, educators, business and industry leaders and innovators to connect and learn more about SC Codes.