Discover and share stories

of adventure, connection, and change making.

1 person thinks this is good

Teens inform & inspire community through Facebook app built on Shortstack during URBAN TxT coding academy

Juan Vasquez

“I was a little intimated when we started because I had never used Shortstack,” said Agusto, 16, lead developer for the group. “After playing around on it for a little bit I figured out what I needed to do, and along the way how I needed to do it.” Our app not only shares positive news about our community, but it also allows teens to write up their own. “It was important for us that our target demographic, teens in South Los Angeles, could be part of the process,” said Maliik, 16, project manage

Continue to



  1. {{}}
  1. {{fields.video_link.url}}

Ready to post! You’ve uploaded the maximum number of images.

Your video is ready to post!

Oops! Nice pic, but it’s just not our (file) type. Please try uploading a .jpg or .png image.

Well, this is embarrassing. Something went wrong when posting your comment. Care to try again?

That image is too large. Maximum size is 6MB.

Please enter a valid URL from YouTube or Vimeo.

Embedding has been disabled for this video.


Posting comment...