Tuition-free coding academy for Chicago's untapped tech talent
Chicago Codes furthers our mission of providing Chicagoans economic empowerment through employment in the region’s most high demand and high growth sectors. We are excited about the opportunity to bring these skills and jobs directly to diverse communities.
Rahm Emanuel Mayor, City of Chicago
As the job market, economy, and workplace change, cities should ensure that every person has the opportunity to compete and advance. Chicago Codes can help to ensure more working people have access to a good job and career advancement in the new economy.
Dr. Rajiv J. Shah President, The Rockefeller Foundation
This program will give Chicago residents the skills to thrive in the 21st century economy while creating a pipeline of talent for our growing tech sector. By investing in Chicago’s growing tech sector, we will create opportunities in every corner of Chicago.
Karin M. Norington-Reaves CEO, Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership