Merging Silicon Valley innovation with proven programs in youth development, Digital NEST brings growth and stability to struggling communities by giving youth, high school to age 24, the tools and training for futures in tech. Founded in the agricultural community of Watsonville, California, Digital NEST gives low-income youth much more than a place to use free computers and Wi-Fi after school. The NEST fuels life changes,connecting Members with the newest technologies and through training and mentoring, unlocking opportunities they never knew existed.
As Members pursue their paths to success, they stimulate economic growth in their communities by providing affordable tech services to their hometown businesses.
Open only to members, Digital NEST is staffed by culturally aware and bilingual professional staff who serve as mentors and educators.