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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.

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

“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