About Us

Operation Code is a registered 501(c)3, non-profit charity helping the military community learn software development, enter the tech industry, and code the future.

We at Operation Code strive to provide an efficient way into a tech career for veterans, military spouses, and transitioning servicemembers. Read about our organization's history to learn more!

Our volunteer team works tirelessly to provide mentorship for veterans and military spouses interested in learning about tech careers. Dozens of software engineers, product managers, system architects, security engineers, and various other IT professionals act as 1-on-1 mentors to our members.

As a non-profit organization, we rely heavily on your support. If you are interested in helping us financially, please donate here or set your Amazon Smile organization to “Operation Code”. If you have questions about our organization, platforms, or services, please reference our FAQ page. Otherwise, do not hesitate to reach out to our staff.

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Mentorship Program

Operation Code's mentorship program connects members with seasoned software developers to help you progress and achieve your goals.

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Online Scholarships

Operation Code's online scholarships provide you the opportunity to kickstart your career in software development.

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Career Services

Operation Code's career services team provides job opportunities, resume reviews, technical interview prep, and career guidance.

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Conference Scholarships

Operation Code partners with tech conferences around the country and offers scholarship tickets to events throughout the year.

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We have a podcast! You can listen into the amazing stories of our members. Visualize your success through others' footsteps.

Operation Code is leading the way to expand opportunities for military veterans and their families. We aim to help veterans learn new skills and build their careers in the fast-growing technology sector. Our team’s mission - led by veterans and other dedicated, passionate volunteers - is to help open doors for our diverse member base through unique program offerings, such as our Software Mentor Program, conference scholarships, and employment services. All of this is made possible by individual donations and corporate partnerships.


As leaders, we are responsible for what we do or fail to do. We hold ourselves accountable for achieving results that accomplish the mission. We listen to our community to ensure we are working towards the vision. We will humbly remember that their service was of the highest order and that Operation Code works for them.


We maintain an attitude of continuous improvement and we constantly look for new and better ways to serve our community - we owe them nothing less. When our operating environment changes, and new challenges emerge, we adjust our approach accordingly.


By being clear and transparent in everything Operation Code does, our community can trust that we will act with integrity with the resources we are given. In communicating, we are considerate of the sender and the receiver.