Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Programs Return to the San Francisco Bay Area

21 programs launch at major technology, professional services and financial companies in the region Historic year for the organization as its first participants enter the workforce SAN FRANCISCO, CA (JUNE 12, 2017) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, kicked off its 2017 Summer Immersion Program today…

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Posted on June 12, 2017
Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Programs Return to Austin

Programs launch at major technology and telecommunications companies in the region Historic year for the organization as its first participants enter the workforce AUSTIN, TX (JUNE 12, 2017) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, kicked off its 2017 Summer Immersion Program today in Austin in partnership…

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Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Programs Return to Atlanta

Seven programs launch at major technology, telecommunications, and financial companies in the region Historic year for the organization as its first participants enter the workforce ATLANTA, GA (JUNE 5, 2017) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, kicked off its 2017 Summer Immersion Programs today in Atlanta…

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Posted on June 5, 2017
Craig Newmark Joins Girls Who Code’s Board of Directors

Monday, May 8, 2017 (New York, NY) — Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced Craig Newmark will join the organization’s Board of Directors. Craig Newmark is the Founder of craigslist and The Craig Newmark Foundation. In 2012 he was inducted into the Internet Hall…

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Posted on May 8, 2017
Girls Who Code expands free program offering to include furry friends!

Non-profit announces Pets Who Code New York, NY (April 1, 2017) – Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced that it is expanding its free computer science programs to include a brand new program for pets! Girls Who Code announced this milestone as part of their…

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Posted on March 31, 2017
Our 2016 Annual Report is here!

As we celebrate Girls Who Code’s Fifth Anniversary, we look back at our most inspiring stories, the incredible growth of our movement to-date, and the people and organizations who help us continue to build a future where our next generation of girls will prosper through creativity, through bravery, and through teamwork. Explore our 2016 Annual…

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Posted on March 21, 2017
Girls Who Code & Sheryl Sandberg Convene First-Ever Female Governors’ Summit to Address Closing the Gender Gap in Technology

Bipartisan group of female governors join Facebook, Deloitte, Girls Who Code to expand female participation in computer science education and tech jobs MENLO PARK, CA (February 17, 2017)—Girls Who Code, Deloitte and Facebook join Governor Gina Raimondo, Governor Mary Fallin, and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds for the first-ever female Governors’ Summit to identify new state-led…

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Posted on February 17, 2017
Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program reaches five year milestone

New York, NY (January 17, 2017) – Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced its fifth year of programming for its flagship Summer Immersion Program. The Summer Immersion Program began in 2012 in New York City, offering rising 11th and 12th grade girls 300+ hours of…

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Posted on January 17, 2017
GM partners with Girls Who Code to empower future technology and engineering leaders

DETROIT — The gender gap in technology and engineering is getting worse despite the increase demand for STEM-related jobs. GM and the national nonprofit Girls Who Code (GWC) today announced a partnership to inspire and empower thousands of U.S. middle and high school girls to become future leaders in these fields. Through the GM/GWC partnership,…

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Posted on January 10, 2017
Exclusive: Cover Reveal of “Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World” written by Girls Who Code CEO & Founder, Reshma Saujani

Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls revealed the cover of Girls Who Code CEO & Founder, Reshma Saujani’s upcoming non-fiction book GIRLS WHO CODE: Learn to Code and Change the World, chockablock with dynamic artwork, down-to-earth explanations of coding principles, and real-life stories of girls and women working at places like Pixar and NASA. The release is…

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Posted on December 22, 2016