GM gifts Black Girls Code with $255K to launch in Detroit

Black Girls Code, a nonprofit organization seeking to help bridge the gap in the STEM field by teaching young Black girls how to code, has just announced a partnership with Detroit, including a $255,000 donation from GM to launch a chapter in the motor city.

The news comes on the heels of Black Girls Code’s decision to turn down $125,000 from Uber, a decision that was then followed by a crowdfunding campaign that netted the organization over $150,000.

As for GM, the company said that it...

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