What we're about

We are a Code for America (https://codeforamerica.org/) brigade in Chicago. Code for Chicago is committed to fostering an inclusive space for civic technologists and community members to collaborate.

We have a Code of Conduct (https://github.com/Code-and-Coffee-Uptown-Brigade/codeofconduct), please read it. Let us know if there's a problem. This is a safe space for everyone

Some other technology groups in Chicago who inspire us and you should know about:

• Chi Hack Night (https://chihacknight.org/)

• ChiPy (http://www.chipy.org/) and the phenomenal ChiPy Mentorship Program (https://chipymentor.org/)

• Code & Coffee: Southside Edition (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/code-coffee-south-side-edition-tickets-35374464977)

Upcoming events (5)

Onboarding Night

Online event

Curious about what Code for Chicago is and why get together? Looking for ways to contribute your time and skills to the community good? On-boarding night just might be the event for you.

This meeting serves as a sort of 101 for what Code for Chicago is all about. We'll talk through the volunteer work we do together, how the thing is structured, why it started, as well as the projects we currently have active.

If you have a project of your own feel free to pitch it!

Agenda:
6:30-6:35 - Introductions
6:35-6:40 - About Us
6:40-6:50 - Becoming a Member
6:50-7:05 - Active Projects
7:05-7:30: Next Steps, Q&A

Onboarding Night

Online event

Curious about what Code for Chicago is and why get together? Looking for ways to contribute your time and skills to the community good? On-boarding night just might be the event for you.

This meeting serves as a sort of 101 for what Code for Chicago is all about. We'll talk through the volunteer work we do together, how the thing is structured, why it started, as well as the projects we currently have active.

If you have a project of your own feel free to pitch it!

Agenda:
6:30-6:35 - Introductions
6:35-6:40 - About Us
6:40-6:50 - Becoming a Member
6:50-7:05 - Active Projects
7:05-7:30: Next Steps, Q&A

Onboarding Night

Online event

Curious about what Code for Chicago is and why get together? Looking for ways to contribute your time and skills to the community good? On-boarding night just might be the event for you.

This meeting serves as a sort of 101 for what Code for Chicago is all about. We'll talk through the volunteer work we do together, how the thing is structured, why it started, as well as the projects we currently have active.

If you have a project of your own feel free to pitch it!

Agenda:
6:30-6:35 - Introductions
6:35-6:40 - About Us
6:40-6:50 - Becoming a Member
6:50-7:05 - Active Projects
7:05-7:30: Next Steps, Q&A

Onboarding Night

Online event

Curious about what Code for Chicago is and why get together? Looking for ways to contribute your time and skills to the community good? On-boarding night just might be the event for you.

This meeting serves as a sort of 101 for what Code for Chicago is all about. We'll talk through the volunteer work we do together, how the thing is structured, why it started, as well as the projects we currently have active.

If you have a project of your own feel free to pitch it!

Agenda:
6:30-6:35 - Introductions
6:35-6:40 - About Us
6:40-6:50 - Becoming a Member
6:50-7:05 - Active Projects
7:05-7:30: Next Steps, Q&A

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Onboarding Night

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