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A UNIQUE
CODING
PROGRAM

designed to teach web coding to girls in elementary school to high school.

Slide
A UNIQUE
CODING
PROGRAM

designed to teach web coding to girls in elementary school to high school.

Slide
A UNIQUE
CODING
PROGRAM

designed to teach web coding to girls in elementary school to high school.

Slide
A UNIQUE
CODING
PROGRAM

designed to teach web coding to girls in elementary school to high school.

Who We Are

Webgyrlz Code is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that focuses on computer science training for girls and women. Training includes web development using HTML & CSS, introduction to animation and game development with Scratch programming, and introduction to mobile app development.

ūüŹÜ¬†HOW IT STARTED

Webgyrlz Code is the 2014 winner of the EngenuitySC Ignite! Ideas contest

ūüŹÜ¬†HOW IT’S GOING

March 2022- Awarded Central Carolina Community Foundation Black-led and Black-benefiting General Operating Support $10,000 Grant.

In-person classes can be taught at various locations throughout the Midlands of South Carolina.
Virtual coding classes are offered throughout the year.

What Makes Us Unique?

EASY TO UNDERSTAND

Our program can be taught to girls as young as 8 years old.

NO EQUIPMENT NEEDED

 We provide all equipment (for in-person classes) for the girls to learn code and build their website. All we need are girls ready to learn.

NO INTERNET NEEDED

Our program was designed to be taught in ALL communities.  No Internet Access? NO PROBLEM!  Our program is taught the same way as class spaces with the Internet.

VIRTUAL LESSONS

Our curriculum has successfully been taught online for 2 years. We can offer the same in-person experience vritually.  

In the News

We are honored and humbled to be a recipient of 1 of 7 General Operating Support Grants from Central Carolina Community Foundation. The $10,000 grant for Black-led and Black-benefiting nonprofit organizations is a “program aimed at removing some of the financial barriers nonprofits face as they strive to fulfill their missions.”

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT DURING MIDLANDS GIVES ON MAY 4, 2021. We raised $1,821! 

June 2021 РAugust 2021 Hosted Virtual Summer Coding Camps for web development, game design, app development, and animation.

June 2021: Awarded Central Carolina Community Foundation Black-led and Black-benefiting General Operating Support $10,000 Grant

January 2021: Founder, Shambi Broome, named an IBM Champion (YR 2)

January 2021: Virtual HERO Kit initiative: This project was supported by a Beyond the Table grant from Central Carolina Community Foundation and was inspired by the On the Table initiative.

January 2021: Virtual Web Development Class for students, grades 3-8

December 2020: European Virtual Scratch Programming Workshop for kids & adults

October/November 2020: Virtual: Pilot Virtual Mobile App Development Class, grades 3-6

September 2020:  Awarded the M.B. Kahn Construction Company Fund of Central Carolina Community Foundation grant of $1,925

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Webgyrlz Code at TedxYouth@ColumbiaSC

Webgyrlz Code at TedxYouth@ColumbiaSC

Thank You! Donors & AWESOME Sponsors

We would like to thank those who have donated to our program or sponsored activities.

J. Archie, South Carolina

LLE Construction Group, LLC

Nebula Studio, LLC

Phillip Looney Fit

Matthew Lesko

Bleu Gallery

Y.J., South Carolina

L.K., South Carolina

P.T., New York

S.B., Australia

Contact Us

Donations

Donations in 2020 helped support virtual Summer coding camps and eLearning support resources for students struggling with online learning.

Your donations are used to support coding classes and camps throughout the Midlands of South Carolina.

Make a donation now.