All profits from the Slack Shop go to The Last Mile.
The Last Mile is the first prison program in the US to provide in-prison software engineering training. The goal is to prepare students for employment as front-end developers and web designers post-release, thereby bridging the gap between incarceration and freedom.
Year Up Bay Area is an intensive one-year training program that connects young adults from underserved communities to professional careers in the tech industry. Through a high support, high expectation model that combines marketable job skills, college credits, and internships, Year Up Bay Area trainees gain a viable path to economic self-sufficiency and tech companies gain access to a wider pipeline of skilled talent.