How We Give

teens exploring technology

55%

of young men of color in low income Los Angeles communities drop out of high school

320

students participating in TXT programs since its inception in 2009

95%

TXT graduates are attending an institution of higher learning
Quote from the founder of TXT about the program, its widespread impact on the LA community, and how they hope to continue to grow as a social impact nonprofit....
Teens Exploring Technology (TXT) encourages inner city teenage black and latino males to become catalysts of change in urban communities. Our approach is to use technology as a tool for promoting positive youth development and leadership, and ultimately paving the pathway to a higher education system and majors in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).