Press

13 Oct

Workforce Readiness Academies Program funded by state, federal grant

For immediate release: Contact: Rhonda Triller, Director of Marketing and Communications, trillerr@sunyacc.edu QUEENSBURY, New York (Sept. 28, 2021) — SUNY Adirondack and SaratogaCanCode once again join forces to offer free computer coding education and training programs to serve unemployed and underemployed New York residents. Funded through a New York State Department of Labor grant, the partnership will enable coding...

22 Sep

New York State Office for New Americans and CanCode Communities Announce Fall Schedule for Digital Literacy Training

NewAmericansCanCode Offers Digital Literacy and Advanced Computer Training for Immigrants Program Developed in Partnership Between ONA and CanCodeCommunities Enables New Americans to Gain Essential Computer Skills Remote Classes begin Week of 9/27 – Register Online or By Calling (518) 238-6808 The New York State Office for New Americans (ONA) and CanCodeCommunities today announced the opening of registration for the Fall 2021...

30 Aug

CanCode Communities Announces Addition of Facebook Executive Lisa Harris to Board of Directors

For Release: Immediate – Monday, August 30, 2021 Miriam Dushane of Alaant Workforce Solutions re-elected as Chair, Kyle Bisnett of Microsoft chosen as Vice Chair during board’s Annual Meeting Albany, NY – CanCode Communities, a nonprofit organization creating a new generation of software coders, today announced the addition of Facebook executive Lisa Harris to its board of directors, and...

21 Jul

Driven by Rapid Growth, AlbanyCanCode Rebrands as CanCode Communities

For Release: Immediate – Wednesday, July 21, 2021   Driven by Rapid Growth, AlbanyCanCode Rebrands as CanCode Communities, Announces Creation of Four New Affiliates in New York and Massachusetts Launched in 2016, the nonprofit organization training non-traditional talent for tech careers now operates in NY’s Capital Region, Hudson and Mohawk Valleys, the NYC metro, and The Berkshires Albany, NY – Five years after its...

03 Jun

Accelerate: New York aimed at tackling unemployment in the metropolitan area with new opportunities for underserved communities

Accelerate: New York aimed at tackling unemployment in the metropolitan area with new opportunities for underserved communities We are excited and proud to be chosen by Microsoft to partner on its innovative Accelerate: New York initiative. In providing a critical pathway to digital skills training, this program will bring tech careers within reach for underserved individuals that have...

24 May

After biggest year ever, AlbanyCanCode plans for more growth — and a new name

After biggest year ever, AlbanyCanCode plans for more growth — and a new name May 24, 2021 “We’ve grown into multiple communities. We’re not just Albany any longer,” – Annmarie Lanesey, CEO and Founder of AlbanyCanCode Read the full Albany Business Review story on the demand for our critical tech-training programs driving our growth in other parts of the state...