All girls tech mentorship opportunity in Menlo Park | Boys and Girls Club
WhenTue Feb 06, 2018 05:00 PM - Tue Jun 05, 2018 06:00 PM
Where401 Pierce RoadBoys and Girls Club of the PeninsulaMenlo Park, CA 94025
Girls at The Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula in Menlo Park received a grant to participate in the Technovation program. Technovation is the world's largest tech entrepreneurship program for girls 10-18. In teams, girls learn how to solve a problem in their community by building a tech startup.
As a mentor, you will guide the girls through the different lessons and help them build their idea. You do not need tech or business skills (but they are helpful). It's more important that you are willing to help the teams develop lifelong skills such as problem-solving, persistence, and curiosity. The girls meet every Monday and Tuesday from 5pm - 6 pm. We know those are We know that time can be hard, but if you can commit to 3-5 times over the next few months, you will make a difference.
- Basic Computer Skills
- SWOT / GAP Analysis
- Business Planning
- Group Facilitation
- Market Research / Analysis
- Market Research
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Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1 hour a week or as often as you can.