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Femisphere Codeswitch Hackathon

With Femisphere, WGF is challenging Pittsburgh to become an ecosystem where women and girls thrive. With Femisphere Codeswitch, we’re looking for digital tools to help single moms in poverty access the resources they need to thrive.

April 5 5:30-8:30PM: Hackathon Kick-Off.
Join us for a short program followed by networking and mingling with our participants and moms.

April 6 & 7 9AM-9PM: Hackathon Work Days.
Teams of coders and developers will work to create prototypes of applications and tools that will help moms access the resources they need, with moms there to act as consultants and liaisons to the teams.

April 8 6-8PM: CentHERed, A Panel Discussion & Awards Ceremony.
Join us for a panel discussion of moms and coders talking about how technology can be used to help single moms experiencing poverty thrive. During the panel discussion, we will also be announcing the winners of the hackathon.