Oakland Digital honored at 2017 Impact Award | Kapor Center for Social Impact

The Kapor Center for Social Impact presented their inaugural Impact Awards on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in their uptown Oakland theater.

The awards celebrated outstanding efforts to boost greater inclusion in tech entrepreneurship and in the tech ecosystem.

Categories include:

  • Building an Inclusive Tech Ecosystem in Oakland
  • Promoting Access to Quality STEM Education
  • Fostering Diversity & Inclusion in the Tech Workforce
  • Gap-Closing Entrepreneurship

Oakland Digital was honored at the 2017 Impact Awards, noted for “Building an Inclusive Tech Ecosystem in Oakland.” On behalf of our Board of Directors, Staff, and Beneficiaries, we would like to thank the Kapor Center for Social Impact for this award. 

The Kapor Center launched its inaugural Impact Awards on June 21st, recognizing outstanding efforts to boost inclusion in tech entrepreneurship and in the tech ecosystem. Leslie Miley, Therese Lawless, Regan Patterson, Genius Plaza, and Oakland Digital each received commendations for their respective forward-looking work. TechCrunch’s Megan Rose Dickey served as the special guest moderator at the awards ceremony.