Our Vision: To increase the number of women of color in the digital space by empowering girls of color ages 7 to 17 to become innovators in STEM fields, leaders in their communities, and builders of their own futures through exposure to computer science and technology. To provide African-American youth with the skills to occupy some of the 1.4 million computing job openings expected to be available in the U.S. by 2020, and to train 1 million girls by 2040.
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We're GROWING! Join a BGC Core Team + help us train the next gen of tech leaders!
At Black Girls CODE it's our volunteers who make the engine hum; they are the foundation of the great programs that we host around the country and even the world! They make it all happen. They are the secret sauce to our story.
We are looking for a few good sisters and brothers to join these growing teams of #BGCGladiators as we expand our existing chapters and launch new ones in cities such as (Dallas, Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, Memphis, DC, Raleigh-Durham, New York) and more! If you're motivated to change the lives and minds of these future tech moguls please check out our volunteer app and apply to become a core team leader. We're excited to meet you and have you join us on this journey to change the face of technology.
~One Girl At A Time~
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Imagine the Impact
When we give girls of color the tools to develop their own future, great things are bound to happen. BGC founder Kimberly Bryant can definitely relate. Read what she has to say about girls in STEM fields.
BGC Girls on the Go
Since BGC's launch in 2011, the girls of BlackGirlsCode have eagerly jumped into programming. Have a look at what we've done to support girls in STEM and register for upcoming classes!
Help Us Grow
Together, we can change the face of technology to create opportunities for all. Donate your time and expertise, or make a contribution, or both!
Keep in Touch
We're on the move, but it's easy to keep in touch with BGC via
Twitter, Facebook, and the BGC blog.
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Do you code? Are you an organizer? Photographer? Just want to help out as we grow and expand to new cities? Sign up to volunteer here.
Want to help us change the world? Join a local core team! See the core team roles,descriptions, and application here.
Join our staff! Apply for job openings here.
Sign up your budding coders below for our next class!
Our mid-year/annual reports: here.