YTC & Mason Park – 2015 Tech Session

Over the summer the YTC Evanston gang ventured out to serve up another tech lesson to the summer camp students of Mason Park, located in Evanston, IL.
Our YTC students went over the ins and outs of computer technology, this is such a great opportunity for both the YTC teens and the Mason Park youth; […]

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    Responsive Grant awarded by the Evanston Community Foundation & the Jon Kimmel Memorial Fund of the Evanston Community Foundation for YTC ETHS Digital Media Program

Responsive Grant awarded by the Evanston Community Foundation & the Jon Kimmel Memorial Fund of the Evanston Community Foundation for YTC ETHS Digital Media Program

We appreciate the generous support of the Evanston Community Foundation & the Jon Kimmel Memorial Fund of the Evanston Community Foundation. We thank them for their generosity and support of the YTC Evanston Digital Media Program.
The grant was awarded to support the new Digital Media Program at the YTC Evanston club, located at Evanston […]

YTC Nexus Collaboration

  Greetings Techies,
Mikey, Daniel, Nathan, Danielle, and Benjamin installed the MIT app inventor, QR reader, and the latest Android software on 13 tablets for Mr. Haller, a CTE teacher here at Evanston Township High School. Those tablets will be used by students in Haller’s software engineering classes. They were happy to help their teacher and look […]

YTC Evanston & Ridgeville – Teens, Tech, and Youth

 
  YTC Evanston had the opportunity to teach a lesson in technology to 8 – 12 year old students at Ridgeville in Evanston. This collaboration was thanks to Jill S. of the Evanston Public Library, the Ridgeville – YTC Evanston collaboration was a huge success, not only did out teens interact with other youth in the community, […]

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    SARGENT AND LUNDY FIRM DONATES OVER 300 COMPUTERS TO YOUTH TECHNOLOGY CORPS

SARGENT AND LUNDY FIRM DONATES OVER 300 COMPUTERS TO YOUTH TECHNOLOGY CORPS

When Chicago engineering firm, Sargent and Lundy, decided to upgrade their computers, Youth Technology Corps became the happy recipient of their used machines.  Sargent and Lundy staff teamed up with Youth Technology Corps President, Dave Finkel, and other YTC volunteers to load over 5 van-loads of computers, flat screen monitors, and other computer hardware […]

4 Reasons To Build Your Own Computer – Alex Ballmer

1. It’s cheap.
Did you know that you can save hundreds of dollars by building a computer yourself. Much of the price of the computer goes into assembling it, and the rest is extra cost added by the manufacture just because they feel like it. By building a computer yourself, you loose these extra costs, […]

Cheers To An Indiegogo Success

Youth Technology Corps is so proud of the recent successful Indiegogo campaign created by Keith Gordon for YTC’s after school programs, camps, and Titanium Tech Competitions. His powerful story has inspired many and serves as a testimonial to how successful Youth Technology Corps really is. Keith’s story is one of many amazing tales told throughout […]

YTC-Evanston’s Work at Ebenezer Primm Towers

Over the last month or so, students from YTC-Evanston have been visiting to help the seniors learn about computers.  Both the seniors and our students have really enjoyed the relationship so far, which was fostered through the Evanston Public Library’s Community Engagement Librarian, Jill Skwerski.  Our visits culminated in a multiple computer donation and […]