Membership Milestone!

ANN ARBOR, MI — The Ann Arbor Chapter of Girl Develop It is pleased to announce that in less than three years, it has more than 2,000 members.

In celebrating this accomplishment, chapter co-founder Ronda Bergman states, “We are so thrilled and proud to reach the 2,000 member milestone! Our mission to empower women in tech is energized with each new member. We couldn’t have done this without the amazing support we have received from the Ann Arbor tech community including all the spectacular women and men that have volunteered and attended our events!”

Since its inception in April 2014, the Ann Arbor chapter of GDI has hosted more than 100 events ranging from multi-day programming workshops to single-day social and networking events. Upcoming events include “Introduction to Object-Oriented Cascading Stylesheets (CSS)” workshop, “Introduction to Programming” workshop, and the social event “Beer & Bytes.”

For more information about the Ann Arbor chapter or to see a complete event schedule, visit the chapter page at http://girldevelopit.com/chapters/annarbor.

About Girl Develop It:

Girl Develop It (GDI) is a nonprofit organization that provides affordable and accessible programs to women who want to learn web and software development through mentorship and hands-on instruction. Its vision is to create a network of empowered women who feel confident in their abilities to code and build beautiful web and mobile applications. By teaching women around the world from diverse backgrounds to learn software development, GDI helps women improve their careers and confidence in their everyday lives. For more information about Girl Develop It and its mission, visit its web site, https://www.girldevelopit.com/.