In Silicon Valley and around the nation, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition has fought for economic justice, fairness and workers’ right to organize. From bus drivers to security officers, working people are rallying, and winning in Silicon Valley.

For the past few years, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition has been at the forefront of the battle against income inequality in Silicon Valley. The technological innovations coming out of the Bay Area have changed the way we live and communicate.

OVER 50 STUDENTS ARE PARTICIPATING IN STEMWARS!!

SPECIAL THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS

Troy Curry, Kevin Davenport, Antoinio Davis, Jason Kidd, Sheila Gilmore, Shawn Granberry, Just Jay, Charlene Lawson, Gervin McDaniel, Richard Sweatt

It was an exciting day for over 50 students that participated the STEMWARS Camp featuring inspiring presentations & workshops and basketball boot camp. The workshops included:

MEDIA PRODUCTION PROGRAM

An industry-recognized outlet designed to introduce middle and high school students to the world of Recording, Radio, Film. Our programs and workshops are designed to train participants for careers as audio engineers or music producers, live music engineers, DJs, or beat makers and to give them the opportunity to break into the industry by helping you gain hands-on experience and connections.

DRONES

This activity will introduce students to the evolving world of unmanned aircraft operations. They learn how Drones are being used in today’s world. Students will be introduced to Drone operations through class room instruction, flight simulators, and actual flight operations.

 

5TH ANNUAL PUSHTECH 2020 SUMMIT WAS A HUGH SUCCESS!!

5TH ANNUAL PUSHTECH 2020 SUMMIT PROGRAM JOURNAL

We would like to extend our deepest appreciation to our key sponsors of our 5th Annual PUSHTECH 2020 Summit

Salesforce Highlight

Blockchain & Hip/Hop Panel

2019 Wall Street Project Economic Summit – Fireside Chat

29th Annual MLK Scholarship Breakfast "Sketches of a New Legacy"

29th Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast, Sketches of a New Legacy, hosted by PUSH Excel. The Annual MLK Scholarship Breakfast brought together civic, clergy and business leaders as well as educators and community stakeholders to highlight the rich history of PUSH Excel, its programs, and its focus on both educational victories and challenges. Held annually on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Breakfast raises money for the PUSH Excel Scholarship Program, which assists high-potential teens with the financial resources needed to attend college. This year’s event recognized leaders in the corporate and educational sectors that have made outstanding contributions in philanthropy and significant strides toward educational equity.  Special guests include Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., Founder, Rainbow PUSH Coalition; Honorable J.B. Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois; Dr. Janice Jackson, Superintendent, Chicago Public Schools; and Honorable Judge Greg Mathis.

2019 MLK Breakfast Photo Recap

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