Girls Who Code Announces First-Ever Global March For Sisterhood for Day of the Girl

All-Digital #MarchForSisterhood aims to unite women, girls, and allies worldwide to create the biggest online march in history Led by “Team Sisterhood” of 100+ young changemakers, March will celebrate, inspire, and activate girls and women building transformative social movements  September 16, 2019 (New York, NY) — Today, Girls Who Code announced the launch of the…

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Posted on September 16, 2019
Girls Who Code Announces Plans to Expand to 10,000 Clubs Across the United States

The organization is on track to close the gender gap in new entry-level tech jobs by 2027 New York, New York (September 9, 2019) — Girls Who Code, the nonprofit leading efforts to close the gender gap in technology, announced plans to expand to 10,000 Clubs across the United States, nearly doubling the organization’s existing…

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Posted on September 9, 2019
Girls Who Code survey reveals discriminatory hiring practices in the tech industry, highlights persistent barriers to closing the gender gap in tech

The organization surveyed over 1,000 college-aged women, half had either had a negative experience applying for a job in tech, or know a woman who has. August 22, 2019 (New York, NY) — Girls Who Code, the international nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, released a report detailing widespread sexism, discrimination,…

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Posted on August 22, 2019
Girls Who Code Hosts Congressional Leadership To Discuss Innovative Policy Solutions To The Gender Gap In Tech

Sen. Jacky Rosen, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, and Rep. Ayanna Pressley join Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani and moderator Tiffany Cross following the release of the organization’s groundbreaking report on the gender gap in K-12 computer science Washington D.C. (July 10, 2019) — Girls Who Code, the nonprofit leading efforts to close…

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Posted on July 10, 2019
Girls Who Code Flagship Summer Immersion Program Kicks Off for Seventh Year

Summer Immersion Programs part of push by the organization to close the gender gap in entry-level tech jobs by 2027 New York, New York (June 20, 2019) — Girls Who Code, the nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, kicks off its 2019 Summer Immersion Programs in Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Chicago, Connecticut, Delaware,…

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Posted on June 20, 2019
Girls Who Code Expands Board of Directors with the addition of Procter & Gamble’s Javier Polit and Salesforce’s Leyla Seka

Javier Polit, Chief Information Officer at Procter & Gamble, and Leyla Seka, Former Executive Vice President at Salesforce join organization leading the effort to close the gender gap in tech June 20, 2019 (New York, NY) — Girls Who Code, the international nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced the…

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Girls Who Code Passes Law with Colorado to Create First-of-its-Kind Computer Science Education Grant Program

Governor Jared Polis signs Girls Who Code HB 1277 “Concerning the Creation of the Computer Science Grant Program”, aimed at bringing underrepresented populations into technology Colorado’s law passed in partnership with Girls Who Code part of a new national effort by the organization to encourage data tracking for K-12 CS at the state level Westminster,…

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Posted on May 30, 2019
Girls Who Code Works with Washington State on Comprehensive Legislation Aimed at Closing the Gender Gap in Tech

Governor Jay Inslee signs Girls Who Code’s HB 1577 “Concerning K-12 computer science education data”, the first-ever bill aimed at bringing more girls into computer science Olympia, Washington (April 17, 2019) — Today, Governor Jay Inslee signed HB 1577, the country’s first-ever law designed specifically to attract girls in K-12 to, and retain them in,…

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Posted on April 17, 2019
Girls Who Code Prepares for Program Expansion to Space, Places Order for Several Thousand Spacesuits in All Sizes

International Space Station, The Galaxy (April 1, 2019) – After an incredibly successful start to its international expansion in 2018, Girls Who Code has announced it will take its mission of closing the gender gap to Space in 2019. In preparation for the pilot Summer Immersion Program on the International Space Station, Girls Who Code…

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Posted on April 1, 2019
Girls Who Code Releases 2018 Annual Report, Announces Reach of 100 Million on Its Mission to Close the Gender Gap in Tech

Organization leading efforts to make tech more diverse and equitable for girls around the world makes astounding progress, comes closer than ever to fulfilling its mission New York, New York (March 28, 2019) – Today, Girls Who Code released the organization’s 2018 Annual Report—detailing extraordinary growth in the U.S. and internationally, and highlighting new commitments…

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Posted on March 28, 2019