Blog

Screen Shot 2017-03-23 at 11.27.38 AM
AnnieCannons on MSNBC
Laura Hackney | March 23, 2017

For International Women’s Day, our cofounder, Jessica Hubley, talks about women’s economic empowerment, our successful students, and the mission of AnnieCannons.

bay bridge in fog
AnnieCannons and Github Universe
Laura Hackney | September 9, 2016

AnnieCannons is delighted to bring founders, teachers, students and graduates to GitHub Universe as a Community Partner this year. The human trafficking survivors we train are intelligent, capable, driven human beings of all ages, races, genders, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Yet they share a history of missing opportunities – for reason beyond their control and by … Read More

AC-ISS
HIRE MINORITIES poster
“A 9-5 Job Can Save a Life”
Laura Hackney | February 24, 2016

We spend much of our time at AnnieCannons talking to survivors. We teach tech industry skills by both speaking and listening. Our students raised a concern recently about the truth around human trafficking and how that truth is being represented to the public. As a result, we are launching a series of blogs posts and accompanying … Read More