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Associate Marketing Manager
No Starch Press Partners with Humble Bundle for the
Humble Book Bundle: Learn to Code the Fun Way
Readers pay what they want for a selection of
best-selling coding books
San Francisco (September 28, 2020)—No Starch Press, one of the world’s most highly-regarded tech book publishers, is partnering with Humble Bundle for the next two weeks to offer a curated selection of coding titles at a special discount, while contributing to a worthy cause. The Humble Bundle: Learn to Code the Fun Way promotion continues an annual cross-marketing collaboration that has raised more than $2 million for charitable organizations and causes to date.
This Humble Bundle book deal benefits the United Negro College Fund and the No Starch Press Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit created to support the worldwide hacker communities. This is the first time the company has partnered with UNCF for a Humble Bundle, and they are thrilled to be able to support this organization's vital work of providing scholarships to minority students and building a nationwide project to develop diverse STEM professionals.
"We’re excited to support UNCF with this bundle," said Bill Pollock, founder of No Starch Press and chairman of the No Starch Press Foundation. "UNCF is doing its part to make STEM fields more diverse with scholarships, career summits, and innovative programs that have introduced thousands to careers and lifelong learning opportunities in technology and science."
Like all Humble Bundle promotions, customers choose how much of their money goes to the publisher, to Humble Bundle, and to the benefiting nonprofits. They also choose how much they want to pay for each bundle, making this No Starch Press ebook compilation a particularly good deal for a great cause. Valued at $634, it includes bestsellers like Impractical Python Projects, The Secret Life of Programs, The Art of Assembly Language, and Think Like a Programmer. The bundle works like this:
Readers pay $1 or more to receive:
Readers who pay $8 or more also get:
And readers who pay $15 or more will get all of the above, plus:
Humble Bundle: Learn to Code the Fun Way runs for two weeks, from Sept. 28 through Oct. 12, 2020.
About No Starch Press
San Francisco-based No Starch Press has published the finest in geek entertainment since 1994, covering topics like hacking, science, math, LEGO, and programming for all ages. Our titles have personality, our authors are passionate, and our books tackle topics that people care about. For more information, please visit https://www.nostarch.com.
About Humble Bundle
Humble Bundle sells digital content through its pay-what-you-want bundle promotions and the Humble Store. When purchasing a bundle, customers choose how much they want to pay and decide where their money goes—between the content creators, charity, and Humble Bundle. Since the company's launch in 2010, Humble Bundle has raised more than $133 million through the support of its community for a wide range of charities, providing aid for people across the world. For more information, please visit https://www.humblebundle.com.
UNCF (United Negro College Fund) is the nation’s largest and most effective minority education organization. To serve youth, the community and the nation, UNCF supports students’ education and development through scholarships and other programs, supports and strengthens its 37 member colleges and universities, and advocates for the importance of minority education and college readiness. UNCF institutions and other historically black colleges and universities are highly effective, awarding 21 percent of African American baccalaureate degrees. UNCF administers more than 400 programs, including scholarship, internship and fellowship, mentoring, summer enrichment, and curriculum and faculty development programs. Today, UNCF supports more than 60,000 students at over 1,100 colleges and universities across the country. Its logo features the UNCF torch of leadership in education and its widely recognized trademark, "A mind is a terrible thing to waste."® Learn more at UNCF.org or for continuous updates and news, follow UNCF on Twitter at @UNCF.
About the No Starch Press Foundation
The No Starch Press Foundation is an IRS 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt non-profit corporation created to support and grow the collective knowledge and contributions of the worldwide hacker community. The Foundation supports hackers of all types, regardless of experience — whether that’s the passionate beginner or the lifelong hacker wishing to make a broader contribution to the hacker community and the world. For more information on the Foundation please visit https://nostarchfoundation.org.