We want to inspire women to fall in love with programming.

So we organize free Python and Django workshops, create open sourced online tutorials and care about amazing first experiences.

About

Django Girls is a non-profit organization that empowers and helps women to organize free, one-day programming workshops by providing tools, resources and support. It was born in Berlin and started by two Polish girls: Ola Sitarska and Ola Sendecka.

Mission

Our goal is to bring more amazing women into the world of technology and increase the diversity in the Django community. We believe that technology is for people and everyone should be able to build it. We are making technology more approchable by creating simple tools and resources designed with empathy.

Workshops

Each Django Girls event is a free, one-day workshop for 30-60 people about building your first application using HTML, CSS, Python and Django. A typical workshop takes 8 hours and people work in small, 3-person groups with a coach dedicated to each group.

Tutorial

During the workshop, attendees follow a tutorial written especially for this purpose. The tutorial is also open sourced and available for free. It covers creating your blog application from scratch until deployment to Heroku.

Upcoming events

Wrocław

9th January 2015

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Berlin

25th January 2015

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Athens

February 2015

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Vienna

February 2015

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Lisbon

March 2015

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Paris

April 2015

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Montréal

13th April 2015

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Django Girls Story

Each week we try to introduce two badass ladies who use Python or Django to highlight their work:

Supporters

Wanna join us on the mission? Drop us a line: hello@djangogirls.org.