Inspiring & Educating Young Software Developers
The Software Literacy Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to educating and inspiring young people to pursue a career in software development.

Demand for software developers among some of the best companies in the world continues to provide great opportunities.

"Software engineering is one of the fastest growing fields in the world today" -- Ben Amaba, IBM Complex Systems. 

Workforce Success

Success in today's workforce is influenced by education and the ability to apply knowledge to the solution of societally relevant problems.

Digital Divide

Computer literacy, or the lack thereof, can disqualify a young person from job opportunies with a significant and often intimidating barrier known as the digital divide.

Software Literacy

The Software Literacy Foundation aims to inspire and enable young people to ascend these boundaries through diligent study culminating with the motivation to pursue a career in software development.


Software Engineering is consistently rated among the best occupations by Career Cast, and is one of the few jobs that has seen growth in both hiring and salaries continue.