Join Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Celebrate Women’s History Month by committing to support the rights of women and girls across the world. Come together with a network of women in tech across the country to learn about and support nonprofits that are women-led and supporting women’s education, health, and rights. By joining our giving circle, you will come together with our group members each quarter to network, learn, and donate together.

Lauren Bhaskar

“As an engineer and now leader in an engineering firm, I'd like to pave the way for other women to find footing and belonging.”

Lauren Bhaskar, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Christine Lee, PhD

“I'm excited to be a part of a group of other women in tech looking to make a difference!”

Christine Lee, PhD, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Tabitha Naylor

“To collaborate and network with like-minded women, as well as help them advance themselves personally and professionally in any way I can. My goal is to elevate women and help lift them up, so that regardless of what's going on in the world, they feel like they have a voice... and most important, that they matter. ❤️”

Tabitha Naylor, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Terri Siebrands

“I would love to help empower young women and girls to join the tech industry. Being in the software industry for more than 15 years, I know what its like to be the only women in a group of men. We need more women in the tech world.”

Terri Siebrands, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Halah Al-Shaikhly

“I joined to connect and network with other women in tech. I want to see what can I do to pay it forward for other women. How can we invest more in educating, preparing and fill in the knowledge gaps in the tech world for women.”

Halah Al-Shaikhly, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Jenn Tardy

“I am working to make a positive impact toward greater equity with women in tech spaces.”

Jenn Tardy, Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Connecting 170+ Community Leaders

Tina Marie Baugh, MS
Leader

Tina Marie Baugh, MS

Director Information services at Cook Childrens Health Care System

Lori Howard
Leader

Lori Howard

CEO at Lori Howard Coaching LLC

Carrie Jones
Leader

Carrie Jones

Software Engineer

Equity & Equality
Economic Empowerment

Launching Summer 2022, WTGE members will donate $50 per quarter with the goal of raising at least $5,000 each quarter. We then decide together how to direct our funds.

Women in Tech for Gender Equality

Join the movement

Benefits of Joining

Make a commitment to give back. Learn about nonprofits, network with a community of women in tech committed to the same cause, and more.

1

Grow your network…
Meet and make meaningful connections with other women leaders who care about making a difference.

2

Make a bigger difference…
Pool your $50 donation with 100 others and amplify your impact. That’s $20,000 for nonprofits every year!

3

Have fun & socialize…
Come together in quarterly events to socialize, discover and vote on nonprofits, and make a bigger difference together.

4

Repeat!
Continue networking, meeting & inviting new members, and growing your group and impact.

Have questions? Learn more at our upcoming event.

This Friday at 4:00 PM we’ll host an open office hour for prospective members to learn about the group and ask questions.

Register for event on LinkedIn

A new era of philanthropy

The collective giving movement is now featured in a new TED Talk from the 2022 Conference! Sara Lomelin, our partner and CEO of Philanthropy Together, talks about the transformative power of giving circles and how you can join the movement to diversify and democratize philanthropy.

Watch it now and check out the top five moments that inspired us.

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