Mentor a team of girls in a tech entrepreneurship challenge at Desert Shadows


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Wed Feb 07, 2018 - Wed May 02, 2018


5858 E Sweetwater AveDesert Shadows Elementary SchoolScottsdale, AZ 85252
Join the world's largest tech entrepreneurship program.


Students at Desert Shadows Elementary are competing in a girls-only tech entrepreneurship program. They learn how to solve a problem in their community by learning basic code and how to start a business.

Students are provided with online curriculum, tutorials, and a student workbook. This is a global competition and finalists teams win a paid trip to San Francisco for a week-long tech conference. They will also get to pitch their idea in front of tech companies.

The girls meet:
Wednesdays 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

You DO NOT need technical or business experience to be a mentor. Our best mentors are passionate about getting girls involved in STEM and are willing to learn on the go. We have a great online mentor community of 5,000 mentors and FREE online mentorship training created by STEM and business professionals.

This is a skill-based volunteer opportunity where mentors learn and develop many skills including:
How to facilitate problem-solving

  • Basic code
  • Leading diverse teams
  • Project management
  • Team and individual mentoring
  • Motivating learners


  • Business Analysis
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Project Management
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Market Research / Analysis

Good Match For

Kids Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1.5 hours a week.

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