Making IT Happen for Women – An International Women’s Day Event in Manchester

Manchester Girl Geeks - Making IT Happen

Manchester Girl Geeks is a non-profit organisation that I’ve been involved with for a few years now. I really enjoy giving my time and using my design skills to help champion a cause that I feel worthwhile promoting. Their aims of providing talks and networking events for women and girls with an interest in STEM subjects really resonates with me. It allows me to be part of a team of volunteers that work together to provide positive experiences to attendees. This may simply be a enjoyable afternoon at one of our Sunday Tea Parties or giving them information that may help guide their career decisions. This ability to pin point and match others to resources available is very rewarding. It has also allowed me to meet so many wonderful people in the process. Continue reading