2019-2020
PARTNERSHIP & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The Hidden Genius Project trains and mentors black male youth in technology creation, entrepreneurship and leadership skills to transform their lives and communities. The following sponsorship opportunities are available for community partners like you to invest in this work, as we continue to support our young people and expand our services both locally and globally.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

7TH ANNUAL END OF SUMMER CELEBRATION

The Hidden Genius Project’s End of Summer Celebration is the chance to see our Geniuses shine as they demonstrate what they have learned over the course of their participation in our 15-month Intensive Immersion Program. Students will share pitches for their products and website designs, demonstrate their public speaking skills, and share their innovative solutions to community problems using technology.

We are actively seeking sponsors who believe in The Hidden Genius Project and are committed to investing in the success of our Geniuses.

OCTOBER 2019

TECH SLAM INTERNATIONAL // ENGLAND + SOUTH AFRICA

For the second year in a row we have been invited to London to host TechSlam UK. This dynamic international experience will inspire and expose more than 200 UK students of color to opportunities in technology. Additionally, we are set to extend our journey to South Africa. Workshops led by Hidden Genius Alumni with provide opportunities for our graduates to demonstrate and sharpen their leadership skills. This highly-collaborative event is centered on sports and technology, and features a rich array of community partners, including TEAM Inc, Oakland Natives Gives Back, and Chelsea FC (England’s professional soccer league).

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2019

BROTHERS CODE COMMUNITY EXPO

To culminate International Computer Science Education Week, The Hidden Genius Project invites boys and young men of color in middle and high school to explore exciting opportunities within the tech sector, while introducing them to skills and networks.

The seventh annual Brothers Code event will take place on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Merritt College in Oakland, CA.

Brothers Code features a Community Expo where young participants engage directly with community organizations and tech companies. Community partners and sponsors have the opportunity to showcase their products and offerings, demonstrating how technology can be leveraged to provide innovative solutions to solve problems and strengthen communities. Click HERE to view highlights from the event last year.