Leader Newsletter 2023-01-06


Welcome to the new leaders that have joined Hack Club since last time:

  • ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ Nikhil from Northern India
  • ๐Ÿ’ป Benson from Chicago, USA
  • ๐Ÿš— Josue from Washington State, USA
  • โ˜€๏ธ Rhys from Southern California, USA
  • ๐Ÿค– Linus From Seattle, USA
  • ๐Ÿ“š Gaurav from Australia

๐Ÿ‘‹ It's Holly here with the current awesome things you and your club can get involved in! ๐Ÿ’ซCheck out past editions here.

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๐Ÿ’ฅSprigs incoming๐Ÿ’ฅ You shipped games, we're shipping consoles ๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿ“ฆ ๐ŸŒฑ

More than 140 teenagers around the ๐ŸŒ are unboxing their Sprig hardware kits which include a Raspberry Pi Pico, LCD screen and PCB, and ๐Ÿ #sprig is abuzz with game progress vids and unboxing excitement.

But don't worry, there are still plenty of kits left for you to get your own!

Sprig Box

โ˜ƒ๏ธ We're in the middle of a Winter Hardware Wonderland๐Ÿ’ธ โ„๏ธ

If you've got a cool hardware project idea, we want to give you ๐Ÿ’ฐ$250๐Ÿ’ฐ to make it real! Join the teens behind projects like this Autonomous RC car, an NES Zapper reimagined and a robotic puppy

141 projects have been approved for their grant from Hack Club Bank โœจSubmit your idea by January 15th if you want to participate - ๐Ÿ› ๏ธ building starts in mid-February!

Winter Wonderland

Leader's meeting updates ๐Ÿ“ฐ ๐Ÿ“ฃ

๐Ÿ™Œ ๐Ÿ™Œ Shout out to @arianna for hosting an awesome leader AMA on Dec 10.

โ—RSVP to get an invite to the meeting on ๐Ÿ“… Jan 21 at 11am EST with veteran club leaders and hackathon organizers @sampoder and @Kevin Yang

Leader Meeting

๐ŸŽ† A major hackathon kicked off in New Delhi, India exactly one week ago

Epoch was indeed epic - Khaleel shared some vlogs for you to enjoy - as were the regionals in VT, CA and TX, USA!


๐ŸŽง Iโ€™ve recently been listening to Dayseeker, an alt band with a SoCal vibe. I especially like this song.

Talk soon!


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