Hacktoberfest 2019: Contributing to Open Source

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Women Who Code Manila Hacktoberfest® is happening this October 12, 2019! Let's celebrate contributing to open source by participating in Hacktoberfest!

Hacktoberfest® is open to everyone in our global community. Whether you’re a developer, student learning to code, event host, or company of any size, you can help drive growth of open source and make positive contributions to an ever-growing community. All backgrounds and skill levels are encouraged to complete the challenge.

Please answer this form so we can move you from Waitlist to RSVP - http://bit.ly/wwcodemnl-hacktoberfest2019

Please RSVP before Friday - 5:00 pm. We need to submit the names of the members who will be attending the event by Friday. Please bring ID. Thank you.

Event proper starts: 1:00 pm

Thank you Microsoft for hosting us this week. See you all there. :)
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In prep for this event:

1. Bring your laptop.

2. Download a text editor such as VSCode(https://code.visualstudio.com) or Sublime Text 3 (https://www.sublimetext.com) (you can download this for free).

3. Install git (https://git-scm.com/book/en/v2/Getting-Started-Installing-Git)

We welcome developers of all levels and encourage those with more experience to help out those that are just starting. There's always at least one mentor or leader present to help you with best practices or to guide you through if you are stuck with a nasty problem! :)

(Definition taken from Women Who Code DC) (https://womenwhocode.com/DC)

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Getting to know you more:

Please answer this form (http://bit.ly/WWCodeManilaSubscribe) if you haven't answered it yet! We love to know more about you.

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This event is free. No snacks will be provided, please make sure to eat before attending the event. If you want to bring snacks for everyone, just comment below. Thanks. :)