Since our inception, ValidaTek has understood the importance of supporting the community that supports us. Our dedication extends into our neighborhoods and to the families in our community. We volunteer. We fundraise. We raise our hands and lift our voices to help when someone’s in need.
On December 11th and 12th, the WilsonHacks Fourth Annual High School Hackathon took place virtually. During this event, ValidaTek was the proud sponsor of the best design hack, best overall hack, and best individual hack prizes.
King Abdullah Academy
In an effort to help educate and mentor the next generation, we have developed a relationship with several local schools, including the King Abdullah Academy.
Wilson High School Hackathon
The 2nd Annual Wilson Hacks was a 9-hour hackathon for high school students in the D.C. metro area. This year’s event was organized by Woodrow Wilson High School and held at Facebook's DC Headquarters on Saturday, February 1st.
This quarter (Quarter 4 2019), ValidaTek was a proud sponsor of the On-Ramps to Careers App-a-thon and Congressional App Challenge for District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS).
Back 2 STEM Night
ValidaTek participated at the Dunbar High School 6th Annual Back 2 STEM Night on Wednesday, August 21st. The event is designed to expose students to the STEM fields while preparing them for college and the workplace.press release
DCPS Summer Coding Camps
DCPS/Wilson High School Hackathon
On Saturday, May 18th, ValidaTek was a proud sponsor of the DCPS/Wilson High School Hackathon.
Wilson High School Hackathon
On Monday, April 29th, ValidaTek assisted and was the proud sponsor of The Wilson High School Hackathon in Washington, DC!
Cardozo High School
On Friday, April 26th, ValidaTek and DCPS recognized Cardozo High School's RedRoad Robotics Team #7714 for an outstanding performance in their FIRST Robotics Competition in which they won the Rookie All Star Team Award.
FIRST® Robotics Competition
In support of ValidaTek’s mission of caring beyond our corporate borders, we continue to collaborate with DC Public schools to assist students with their interests in Computer Science and Information Technology.press release
2018 New Hope Housing Holiday Party
On Saturday, December 8th, ValidaTek hosted a fun-filled Holiday Party for the children and families of New Hope Housing at The Shelby Apartments Clubroom in Alexandria, VA!press release
Caring Beyond our Corporate Borders
ValidaTek will be partnering with the District of Columbia Public Schools in an effort to engage with students who are interested in the Computer Science and Information Systems fields, but don’t have the resources and guidance to achieve their dreams.press release
Capital Area Food Bank
On Saturday, June 2nd, our ValidaTek employees and volunteers joined Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, DC on the front lines of the distribution process.press release
On March 3, 2018, ValidaTek partnered with Capital Caring to host a Bingo Bonaza for residents at Paul Spring Retirement and Assisted Living Community!
We are grateful that you took the time to join us and we enjoyed the lively discussion that took place. Your knowledge and expertise is invaluable to us as we work to expand and improve IT/CS education in our schools.
Email sent to ValidaTek by DC Public Schools for participating in the first-ever IT Forum to advance technology education within DC’s public school system