Bid to benefit Ashton Kutcher, Marc Benioff, Mark Cuban, Ellen Pao, and more voice support for computer science education

Tech entrepreneurs and investors like Marc Benioff, Stacy Brown-Philpot, Mark Cuban, Ashton Kutcher, Ellen Pao, Jennifer Tejada, and more have teamed up in support of expanding CS access.

“I’m proud to support in its mission to expand access to computer science to students around the world. It’s true that anyone can learn and Hour of Code is a big part of spreading that message.” — Reid Hoffman

Each partner is participating in an online charity auction in support of, giving bidders the opportunity to expand their Twitter networks while also empowering students and teachers. All auctions may be viewed at

“Hour of Code is something I decided to get behind because I really believe in it … I think there’s big value in learning how to code.” — Ashton Kutcher

Many of these partners have previously encouraged students to try a computer science activity:



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