Girl Develop It (GDI) Ann Arbor is celebrating it’s 1 year anniversary with a fundraising bash on Thursday, June 4th. All are welcome! The celebration honors the amazing Ann Arbor-based women in tech community that Girl It has helped to build up over the last year. Hear brief remarks from some incredible students, instructors and volunteers whose lives have been impacted by their involvement with GDI and mingle with community members who’ve supported the growth and success of Girl Develop It throughout the year.
Thursday, June 4th 2015
6:00 – 9:00 PM
The Forge 4.0 by Pillar
301 E Liberty St., 7th Floor
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
GDI Ann Arbor has grown into a community of over 900 members locally, 25 instructors, 40 volunteers and have held almost 50 events including classes, informational talks, and happy hours.
They have invited over 40 local, hiring companies – so there will be plenty of opportunities for networking and engaging with the Ann Arbor tech community! All proceeds from the event will go toward Girl Develop It programming and scholarships to help women, including underrepresented and unemployed women, take the group’s classes to further their careers.
Purchase your ticket today before they sell out.
About Girl Develop It
Girl Develop It is a nonprofit organization that exists to provide affordable and judgment-free opportunities for women interested in learning web and software development. Through in-person classes and community support, Girl Develop It helps women of diverse backgrounds achieve their technology goals and build confidence in their careers and their everyday lives. The group has chapters in 47 cities across the country. For more information on Girl Develop It visit their website, where you can get info on a chapter near you or learn how to start a chapter in your area.
Girl Develop It Detroit
Live in the Metro Detroit area? Check out the Detroit chapter of Girl Develop It. They offer tons of classes for people interested in learning to code or improving their coding skills.