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Want to learn how to code? Have a great idea? Don't be shy. Develop it.

Girl Develop It is an non-profit organization that exists to provide affordable and accessible programs to women who want to learn software and web development through mentorship and hands-on instruction.

Our vision is to create a network of empowered women who feel confident in their abilities to code and build beautiful web and mobile applications. By teaching women around the world from diverse backgrounds to learn software development, we can help women improve their careers and confidence in their everyday lives.

Thank you for supporting Girl Develop It on our mission to make software development easy, affordable and accessible to all women. Your contribution helps us expand our mission to create great programs and opportunities for women learning to code.

Are you a GDI NYC member? Follow us on Twitter to connect with others and join our Slack channel

Help out at upcoming events by acting as a Volunteer, Teaching Assistant or inspire someone to learn how to code as an Instructor. Complete the Girl Develop It NYC | Instructor, Teaching Assistant, and Volunteer Information form 

If your company is interested in donating venue space to host our events, please complete the Girl Develop It NYC | Donated Venue Information form

Unable to afford a class you're interested in taking? Apply for a scholarship.

Interested in sending a job posting or does your company want to sponsor a student? Contact us!

Note: While we focus our mission and messaging to women, we're women inclusive, not women only.

For more information on Girl Develop It, visit

Refund Policy

If you can no longer attend the class you signed up and paid for, your payment will be donated to the local chapter scholarship fund. This helps us keep class costs low and you can help another woman in need! 

Code of Conduct Policy

Girl Develop It is dedicated to providing a harassment-free community and learning experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion. Please take a moment to read through our Code of Coduct policy.

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