Joanne describes the inspiration she felt when she first crossed paths with Jason Gibson. He is a man with a big heart, an entrepreneurial mentality, and a large hardworking family behind him. Growing up in NYCHA, Jason spent forty-five months in jail for his small-time drug empire. He educated himself in prison and vowed to help other kids get access to opportunities he never had. The organization he founded, Hood Code, teaches kids to code and opens up better possibilities for them.
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