We exist to encourage those who identify as women, nonbinary and underrepresented to join tech and support and empower them to stay in tech.
Bottom Line for Portland
Through mentorship, scholarships, career readiness training, and advocacy within the industry, PDXWIT is creating a more inclusive tech space. In the past year alone, PDXWIT produced 66 free educational events, drawing a total of 5,392 attendees. Event topics have included “LGBTQ Storytelling,” “BIPOC in Tech” and “Accessibility in Technology,” and have directly led attendees to employment opportunities at inclusive companies.
Cambia Health will match up to $5,000.
Anyone who donates $25 or more will get a limited-edition PDXWIT face mask.
A donation of $75 or more will get you a face mask and PDXWIT beanie!
“When I see that a company or individual is involved with PDXWIT, I know they value meaningful inclusion and see diversity as more than a buzzword. An affiliation with PDXWIT is like a badge of safety within this industry.” —Chloe Elliott, Jama Software customer care community manager and PDXWIT volunteer