Charleston YWCA doubles after-school coding clubs to empower young women of color

02/26/2020 Education/Training

Post & Courier
by Jenna Schiferl

February 21, 2020

The tech industry is booming, and jobs in computer science are in high demand. But women, especially those of color, are often severely underrepresented in these fields.

In an attempt to diversify America’s future tech workforce, the YWCA of Greater Charleston has recently expanded its all-girls after-school coding clubs.

Y Girls Code clubs are designed to empower young women of color ​by preparing them for high-paying careers in technology.

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