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Skillspire – Online Coding School

Sherry Perez

Asian and Black programming bootcamp students review technical assignment together, in front of computer screen.

Startup Spotlight: Skillspire helps immigrants build tech skills in a supportive environment

Many immigrants end up driving for ride-sharing companies, working low-paying jobs in health services and performing other physical tasks — even when they have computer skills from their home countries or U.S. tech programs. So Ali has been reaching out to Latino, African American, East African and Muslim community and religious organizations to find students eager to transition to tech careers.