Leading a non-profit unicorn
This week we’re talking about the future of freeCodeCamp with Quincy Larson and what it’s taken to build it into the non-profit unicorn that it is. They’re expanding their Python section into a full-blown data science curriculum and they’ve launched a $150,000 fundraiser to make it happen with 100% dollar-for-dollar matching up to the first $150,000 thanks to Darrell Silver.
As you may know, we’re big fans of Quincy and the work being done at freeCodeCamp, so if you want to back their efforts as well, learn more and donate.
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- Quincy Larson – Twitter, GitHub, Website
- Adam Stacoviak – Twitter, GitHub, LinkedIn, Website
- Jerod Santo – Twitter, GitHub
Notes and Links
- We’re Building a Data Science Curriculum with Advanced Mathematics and Machine Learning
- Why I’m donating $150k to freeCodeCamp to help fund their advanced math & machine learning curriculum
- freeCodeCamp in 2020 (and other year-end facts)
- The Changelog #369: Five years of freeCodeCamp with Quincy Larson
- The Best Tech Podcasts for Software Developers in 2021