TechCORE2 (Computers + Opportunities + Resources = Employment x Entrepreneurship) is a non-profit program sponsored by the strategic alliance of Mercy-Douglass Corporation, a 501c3 Tax Exempt health & human services organization, and JCW Computer Consulting, LLC, a technology firm.
The Mission of TechCORE2 is to empower youth (Kindergarten to College) through tech industry training to build confidence to pursue a computer career path.
To create a viable and sustainable technology training and certification pipeline from urban Philadelphia youth and young adults in a cost effective way by leveraging the JCW Computer Consulting, LLC (www.jcwcc.com) professional network, college intern instructors, team building, online learning tools, industry affiliations and practical work experience in a Start-up tech-centric environment.
TechCORE2 was founded in January 2015 and is the brainchild of Joel Wilson, President & CEO of JCW Computer Consulting, LLC (www.JCWCC.com). Mr. Wilson started out at age 11 as a self taught Basic programmer, took AP Computer Science in High School and later obtained a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1992. Upon return to Philadelphia, PA Mr. Wilson became a full time entrepreneur and launched his career providing technology services to small business and nonprofits.
JCW COMPUTER CONSULTING, LLC has grown into a full-service computer consulting firm that offers a wide spectrum of information technology (IT) services and support, customized to meet ever changing IT needs of Nonprofits, K-12 Schools, Small-to-Medium Business (SMB) markets and Corporate MBE supplier needs.
For more information, please visit jcwcc.com/about/