TechGirlz

volunteer to lead technology workshops for girls

Posted on May 14, 2018

Instructors & Instructor Assistants

Note: All volunteers must have completed background clearances on file with TechGirlz before committing to a volunteer opportunity.

May 15th, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM, Creating a Mobile App/Game with TouchDevelop
Volunteers Needed: Lead and Teaching Assistants
Location: 114 East Main St, Norristown, PA, 19401
Volunteer by emailing danica@techgirlz.org

June 24th, 11:00 AM-6:00 PM, Table Staff at Maker Depot Academy
Volunteers Needed: Table Staff to work with girls, parents, and volunteers who stop by, giving brief demos of “What’s Inside a Computer?” Training Videos Provided.
Location: Maker Depot Academy, 60F Commerce Way, Totowa, NJ 07512
Volunteer by emailing amy@techgirlz.org

June 24th, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Table Staff at Philadelphia’s First Mini Maker’s Faire
Volunteers Needed: Table Staff to work with girls who stop by, giving brief demos of Designing Mobile Apps, Training Video Available. No coding, just design.
Location: Pennovation Works, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Volunteer by emailing danica@techgirlz.org

July 21st, 10:30 AM-1:30 PM, Instructor to choose topic
Volunteers Needed: Lead Instructor and Assistants
Location: Lansdale Library, Lansdale, PA 19446
Volunteer by emailing danica@techgirlz.org

July 25th, 6:00 PM-8:30 PM, 3D Jewelry Design with TinkerCad
Volunteers Needed: Lead Instructor and Assistants
Location: Upper Merion Township Library, King of Prussia, PA, 19406
Volunteer by emailing danica@techgirlz.org

Other Opportunities

Salesforce Expertise
Looking for a volunteer with experience in integrating Salesforce with any of the following: MailChimp, WordPress, or Eventbrite.
Volunteer by emailing amy@techgirlz.org

TechShop Testers!
Looking for volunteers to help us ensure our lesson plans have enough details for new volunteers to use with ease. Volunteers will choose a topic they have some background knowledge on, but are *not* an expert in. They will run through (‘test’) the lesson plan at home and complete all student activities listed. Lastly, they will make note and notify us of any areas they had difficultly following or where more direction is needed.
Volunteer by emailing alicia@techgirlz.org

Join our Social Committee
Looking for volunteers to join our newly formed Social Committee. This committee would attend MeetUps, Local Happy Hours, and different events to socialize with other technology professionals. Through these connections, the volunteer will spread the word about TechGirlz. Any potential leads will be reported back to TechGirlz.
Volunteer by emailing danica@techgirlz.org

Volunteer to run a workshop at your local library, in you company meeting room, or in a new city
TechGirlz has reached a huge milestone, 10000 girls have participated in a TechShop! Help us get to our next milestone – 20,000 girls by 2020. Whether it is one TechShopz or 10, your time will make a difference in a girl’s life. We are here to support you and answer any questions. Please reach out!
Volunteer by emailing amy@techgirlz.org

Not available to volunteer for these events?
You can always run your own workshop! We have over 35 topics with full workshop plans that you can use for free to organize a workshop in your community. Let me know if you want advice on getting started – I’m here to help.

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