Mentor Girls in a Tech Entrepreneurship Challenge at the San Francisco Community School

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Iridescent (Technovation)

Technovation
Join the world's largest tech entrepreneurship program.

About Technovation: Technovation, a flagship program of non-profit Iridescent, is the world’s largest global tech entrepreneurship competition for girls. The program offers girls around the world the opportunity to learn the necessary skills to emerge as tech entrepreneurs and leaders. Every year, Technovation challenges 10 to 18-year-old girls to build a business plan and mobile app that will address a community problem. Through Technovation, girls form teams are guided by mentors to complete our free online curriculum.

Volunteer Opportunity:
Mentors are professionals who feel comfortable supporting teams of girls to participate in the program and helping their teams become leaders. They learn alongside their teams and help them problem solve, while also supervising girls through their journey

  • Skills- based volunteer opportunity
  • Mentors do not need to be tech professionals
  • Both men and women can be mentors
    Mentor training provided
Time Commitment: 2 hours per week

More about this Role:

- Serve as project manager for the team to help the girls complete their submission deliverables
- Meet weekly with team and help guide students through Technovation's curriculum
- Offer your knowledge and expertise, but most importantly be a role model, champion, and support system for the girls
- Contact us for a deeper overview of what being a mentor is all about
Resources for Mentors:
- Self-paced, online training
- Access to our virtual community of 3,000+ mentors through Slack, our communication tool
- Weekly emails to help keep you on track

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Children & Youth Education & Literacy Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

125 Excelsior AveSan Francisco, CA 94112

(37.72596,-122.43226)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week

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