Anita Vandenbeld, the MP of Ottawa West – Nepean, has been a supporter of Code Youth from the very beginning. Our progress this year would not have been possible without her. We were very happy to meet with her again this year in celebration of all we’ve achieved. Code Youth thanks Anita for her unwavering support as we strive to continue to make a difference in the lives of today’s youth.
Co-founders (from left) Andrea Herscovich and Jenny Shen designed SitterNextDoor. SitterNextDoor – Interview with the Founders In 2016, Jenny Shen and Andrea Herscovich began work on SitterNextDoor, a platform to help parents find babysitters in their neighborhood and babysitters find work that suits their schedule. They have since expanded SitterNextDoor to provide pop-up childcare at […]
Erin with two Bowie robots at Sunnyside Beach, Toronto, Canada. July 2017. Credit: David Kavanagh, licensed under CC-BY 4.0 Robot Missions – Cleaning Our Environment Robot Missions is an environmental cleaning robot platform founded by Erin Kennedy. Kennedy’s first robot for this project, nicknamed Bowie, was assembled from 3D printed pieces and is the size […]