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Bridging the Divide! Read All About it!

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Friends, We have a quick but very exciting announcement. On top of being featured in a Charlotte Observer and News & Observer series about supporting the growth of high-achieving low income students, our work and our scholars have been featured on the front page of the Observer! We are so pleased to see a spotlight…

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Prepare for Liftoff, Summer #DDCodeIn is Coming!

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Friends, We are excited to announce that registration for our second Daddy Daughter Code-In of 2017 is now open! Join us on Saturday, June 17th from 7-8:30 pm for a night of food, fun, and technology. If you have never attended one of our Code-Ins before, you are in for a treat. After eating together,…

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ICYMI: #STEAMSaturdays in The Observer

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Friends, We are proud to share that our digital consultancy work at Ashley Park Pre-K – 8 was featured in The Charlotte Observer this week! In case you missed it, here is the link to a piece that informs the community not only our #STEAMSaturdays programming, but a number of fun learning opportunities we have…

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Summer #STEAMSaturdays are Just Around the Corner!

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Friends, We at Digi-Bridge are preparing to kick off our Summer #STEAMSaturdays in three different locations. It’s a very exciting time for us and we want to make sure you have the chance to be a part of our growing efforts to #bridgethedivide. Registration is still open and will remain open throughout our Summer series…

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Get Ready for Demo Day and Summer #STEAMSaturdays!

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Friends, Summer is quickly approaching and we know that your schedules are filling up with lots of great activities and vacations. We wanted to share with you all what Digi-Bridge has on its calendar so that you can include us in your summer fun! FREE Demo Day (This Saturday!) If you are interested in learning…

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This is IMPACT: Digi-Bridge and Google Fiber Moving the Needle in Charlotte

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Friends of Digi-Bridge, Wow. Talk about an honor. We have been fortunate enough to find recognition and support in a number of fantastic partners these last couple of years: Knight Foundation, OrthoCarolina, Reemprise Fund, Social Venture Partners, even an invitation to President Obama’s White House! We are here to tell you, the great news keeps…

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Look what YOU did!

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Friends of Digi-Bridge, At our summer board meeting, I said “let’s raise $10,000 during our End of Year Giving Campaign,” and the room went silent. This weekend, while snowed in, I sat in front of an Excel spreadsheet, entered the last few check amounts and I started belting out Notorious B.I.G. lyrics (not suitable for…

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Over the Top!

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Dear friends, On the heels of #GivingTuesdayCLT, we are sending out a BIG thank you for your support. Yesterday, we joined 173 other nonprofits here in Charlotte to collectively raise $8 million. With your help, we crushed our goal to raise $5,000 in individual donations! All #GivingTuesdayCLT dollars will be eligible for a percentage match from…

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#DDCodeIn 2.0 is Coming!

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Dear friends, Digi-Bridge is pleased to announce its second father-daughter tech event at the Google Fiber Event Space from 7 pm-8:30 pm November 5, 2016. Only 36 tickets available! Although women fill close to 1/2 of all jobs in the U.S. economy, they hold less than 25 percent of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) jobs. It’s…

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Digi-Bridge Announces #TBT 2.0: Connect to Disconnect

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Dear Friends, Digi-Bridge announces its second #TBT (Throw Back Thursday) event on Thursday, November 10 from 6-8 p.m. with the theme of “Connect to Disconnect” in an effort to raise awareness about the digital divide. The event will take place at Earl’s Grocery in Elizabeth. A limited number of tickets are available: http://bit.ly/digibridgetbt2. It’s estimated that…

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#CSforAll: Digi-Bridge Goes to the White House

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Dear friends, On Tuesday, Digi-Bridge was honored to join the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy to announce our commitment to meeting the President’s call for Computer Science for All (#CSforAll). As part of our commitment, we are excited to launch #STEAMSaturdays series introducing scholars to science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM)…

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Digi-Bridge Announces Commitment at White House Summit

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Digi-Bridge is announcing its commitment today at the White House’s Computer Science for All Summit, which event can be viewed via livestream wh.gov/live from 1-3 p.m. The Summit celebrates progress and announces new commitments towards the President’s historic call for Computer Science (CS) for All. Digi-Bridge is dedicated to supporting a generation of well-equipped 21st century…

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