Hopeworks ’N Camden is training the city’s at-risk and endangered young people for careers in tech.




A recent article in Philadelphia Business Journal states, “What we hear about Camden is that it’s the most violent or the poorest, but what we don’t hear about it is it’s also one of the youngest cities on the East Coast, five minutes from Philadelphia, from major lines of public transportation,” said Rhoton. “You have young people close to an urban center, it’s affordable, if I was putting this in a hipster tech magazine it would sound like a dream destination and, in fact, it is.”

Read the full Philadelphia Business Journal story here.