Welcome! This list was created by Allie K. Miller in August 2020, without any affiliation to the named organizations. Though most of the organizations focus on "girls", some target all children/all ages - all focus on making the world of code more accessible. All information was sourced from the organizations' websites and may contain outdated information. If you are interested in a specific course, please contact the organization directly.

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Org NameOrg WebsiteOrg DescriptionUnique OfferingAge Range Launch YearOrg SizeLocationCost Twitter
Hack Club nonprofit network of student-led computer science clubsHack Club is a global network of programming clubs where members learn to code through tinkering and building projects. Members work at their own pace making websites, apps, & games, and presenting them to the group.high schoolers2014400 clubs at high schools around the worldFree
AnitaB.org flagship event Grace Hopper Celebration brings the research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront.Virtual Grace Hopper Celebration (vGHC) is the world’s largest gathering of women technologists. Learn, network, and be inspired as we work together to achieve intersectional gender and pay parity in tech.18 and above1994US, India -$799, $599, $349
Girls Garage Garage is a nonprofit design and building program and dedicated workspace for girls ages 9-18. Through classes in carpentry, welding, architecture, and activist art, we support and equip a community of fearless girls who are building the world they want to see. 9-18201314USFree
Girls Who Code Who Code is an organization that values diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential to our mission.Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does.10-18, 18 and above2012300,000US, Canada, UK, IndiaFree
Black Girls Code Girls CODE has set out to prove to the world that girls of every color have the skills to become the programmers of tomorrow.By promoting classes and programs we hope to grow the number of women of color working in technology and give underprivileged girls a chance to become the masters of their technological worlds.7-1720113,000US, South Africa$35 per student (some workshops are free!)
Code First Girls First Girls are dedicated to transforming tech by providing the skills, space and inspiration for women to become kick-ass developers and future leaders.Giving women the fair advantage.201517,000UKFree
DigiGirlz at Microsoft DigiGirlz programs give middle and high school girls* opportunities to learn about careers in technology, connect with Microsoft employees, and participate in hands-on computer and technology workshops.DigiGirlz programs provide high school girls with a better understanding of what a career in technology is like. 14-182000USFree
girls + datagirlsplusdata.orggirls + data is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) with a mission of increasing data literacy at a younger age and providing middle school girls with hands-on learning opportunities in STEM careers in data analyticsgirls + data hosts data camps, interactive workshops, and seminars where different analytics tools are used to teach kids about the data life-cycle, from database to the dashboard. 450US
BUILT BY GIRLS BY GIRLS was founded in 2014 to prepare young women and non-binary students to claim their place in the industries, roles, and careers they want. BUILT BY GIRLS prepares female and non-binary students to step boldly into careers powered by technology.15-222014US
Kode With Klossy With Klossy creates learning experiences and opportunities for young women that increase their confidence and inspire them to pursue their passions in a technology driven world.Our direct programs are created and designed by the Kode with Klossy team to provide best-in-class experiences that increase interest in STEAM at the intersection of technology and creativity.13-182015USFree
Brave Initiatives Initiatives is on a mission to empower high school girls to be agents of change in the world through design, coding, and leadership training.We run a 5-day BraveCamp that gets participants involved in the creative and enthralling process of developing technology using design-thinking tools for social impact. BraveCamp helps participants learn front-end design and coding skills to bring relief to a selected critical issue. Girls encounter an innovative and fun week of coding, leadership development, and more!2015500+US
AlligatorZone® is a storytelling engine for students to explore a world of amazing economic opportunities and prepare themselves for a fulfilling and rewarding career and life. At AlligatorZone®, we are a community of life-long learners, organizers of community gatherings of students and their families, to explore the exciting future that highly accomplished innovators and startup entrepreneurs are creating.7-172014US$15.99, $24.99
Girls E-Mentorship (GEM) is founded, led and made up of women who believe every girl deserves equal opportunity to develop professional skills, pursue higher education and build successful career paths.By providing young women with one-on-one mentorship, skill-building, enrichment opportunities, scholarships, and internships, GEM offers a transformative experience that empowers success long after high school graduation.2012150Canada
The Startup Squad Startup Squad is a brand and book series that promotes the belief that entrepreneurship can empower young girls to develop important life skills, follow their passions, and reach their potential.We believe that entrepreneurship can help girls develop important life skills, be all they can be, and chase their dreams with confidence and conviction. 2014
Czechitas non-profit organization made up of young women and men who all share one common goal – to increase diversity in the world of IT and to fight for a higher level of digital proficiency among women and in the new generation.We help women, girls and children to explore the world of information technologies. We teach them to code in various programming languages, test their software, or analyse complex data.8-18201418,000Czech Republic
Girls Computing League a nonprofit who aims to empower underrepresented groups in the technology workplace by fostering the interests of young women in computer science, data science, and technology.We specialize in teaching computer science, data science and information technology concepts to students in Northern Virginia and the Washington Metropolitan area.elementary schoolers to college students2015US
Webflow're enabling everyone to create for the web — and leading fulfilling, impactful lives while we do it. We envision a world where everyone can create powerful, flexible websites and apps as easily as they create documents today. Because the only thing better than the internet is an internet we can all create for.2013160+USFree
Roblox is an online game platform and game creation system that allows users to program games and play games created by other users.Roblox wants to empower our community to not only be players, but creators. This guide supports aspiring creators, helping them build their first game in addition to developing more advanced skills.2004US
Fire Tech's leading tech and coding courses for 9 to 17We're on a mission to empower young people to be the tech leaders and innovators of tomorrow, inspiring kids 9-17 to code, build and create. 9-172013UK, Europe, Caribbean, Australia, Middle East
Erase All Kittens is a revolutionary, online game that introduces children to both computational thinking and professional coding languages. Multi-award-winning game that inspires girls to code and teaches professional programming skills.E.A.K. teaches children to code in a totally new way. Instead of just learning computational thinking, girls and boys learn to code by building and fixing reallevels as they play online.8+2015120,000UK
GoldieBlox is an award-winning, mission-driven company fighting to close the gender gap in STEAM. STEAM has the power to change girls’ lives and will revolutionize the future.Armed with the superpowers of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, girls can lead in the fields essential to the progress and preservation of humankind and the planet.2012US
Robogals international, student-run organisation introducing young women to engineering and inspire students to pursue engineering through engaging workshops.2008Australia
Girls in Data network to inspire young women to embrace a career in the world of Data & TechnologyGirls in Data connects young women with accessible and positive role models, whilst providing a resource platform to explore the career opportunities in the world of Data & Technology.UK
Girl Geek Academy are skilled digital professionals who want to increase the number of women with successful STEM careers. We work to see an increase of women in tech, women in games, women who make, women designers and women founders.Our programs increase the number of women with technology skills. Girl Geek Academy is designed by Girl Geeks for women who want to learn more about technology and aspire to a Girl Geek future.5-12201410,000Australia
Nuevo Foundation kids to be curious, confident, and courageous by discovering the world of STEMNuevo Foundation’s solution to lack of opportunities and don’t have enough exposure comes three-fold: (1.)We offer coding workshops that provide hands on opportunities for students to learn real-world problem solving skills using coding, hardware and their own imagination. (2.)We also offer virtual sessions to share the stories of people who have succeeded in STEM fields with students worldwide.(3.)Lastly, we offer speaker engagements to motivate students to pursue STEM education.4-years-old to university students20175,443US
Rails Girls Girls aims to give tools for girls and women to build their ideas. Get excited and make things!Our aim is to give tools and a community for women to understand technology and to build their ideas. We do this by providing a great experience on building things and by making technology more approachable.2010Finland, WorldwideFree
RailsBridge is working to make tech more diverse and welcoming by teaching programming, connecting human beings, and listening to people's needs.RailsBridge workshops are a free and fun way to get started or level up with Rails, Ruby, and other web technologies. Our events focus on increasing diversity in tech, so that people of all backgrounds can feel welcome and comfortable in our industry. 2009US and some countries outsideFree
Alexa Café by iD Tech co-founder Alexa Ingram-Cauchi, our all-girls program blends tech, entrepreneurship, and social impact in a fresh, café-like setting.Big ideas come to life amidst moon chairs and stylish decor. Whether you want to code an app for charity, design a mobile game, or discover AI, you'll collaborate with new friends and create a project you're passionate about.10-151999US, 15+ Locations NationwideFrom $949/week for day camp; from $579/week (all meals included) for overnight camp
App Camp for Girls and empowering girls, transgender, and gender nonconforming youth to pursue careers in technology.App Camp For Girls is a place for women, transgender, and gender nonconforming adults in the tech community to come together, network, and provide mutual support in their endeavors to advance in the field of software development. We encourage and support our volunteers to continue their own education in programming and design.middle-school age girls2013US, Canada$375 USD (and $375 CAD in Vancouver)
Bold Idea Bold Idea students learn computer science by creating hands-on computing projects and building relationships with technology mentors. Weekly sessions are held online using Zoom video conferencing. Our computer science mentoring program is also available at several schools and community centers in Dallas, Texas where Bold Idea serves as an after-school coding club.Our programs are led by mentors who work in the technology field. We have typically a 1:1 or 1:2 mentor to student ratio in programs, allowing for personalized and individual mentor relationships. Our curriculum is structured to allow students to learn by doing. Students learn to code through guided and free-form creative projects where they use coding to create their very own website or video game.10-182015smallDallas, Texas (online offerings for all US)$200 (financial assistance available)
Girls Learning Code Girls Learning Code program offers female-identified, trans, and non-binary youth ages 3-12 hands-on experiences designed to inspire them to see technology in a whole new light – as a medium for self-expression, and as a means for changing the world.Girls Learning Code gives the next generation of female-identified creators the tools they need to unlock all the possibilities of our digital world!3-122012Canada$60 - $355
TechGirlz’ mission is to inspire middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers. Our vision is to create a world where girls have a lifelong passion and confidence in their use of technology throughout their careers. We share our free workshop curriculum with companies, organizations, schools and community groups so they can inspire girls around the world with technology.middle school girls2010USFree for the workshops, $250 for the camp (partial scholarships are available too)
CodeCampus (Code Monkey Island Game) board game is for children of eight years and above, and it introduces children to programming. The game is played for 45 minutes where players use cards with printed messages that ignite the child's interest in coding.Learn to make awesome games, apps, and stories with FREE & easy coding tutorials!8+2017Free
Lightbot and Lightbot Jr. is a programming puzzle game that teaches children programming concepts, such as debugging, loops, testing, planning, and procedures.
WeThrive is an entrepreneurial apprenticeship in which youth from under-resourced communities start their own ventures, earn real revenues and gain mentorship and critical life skills along the way.WeThrive equips and empowers low-income 7th-10th grade youth to rise as entrepreneurial economic leaders. The students we serve are bursting with ideas to break the cycle of poverty, but for too many times in their young lives, they have been told No.12-162014US
Start-Up Kid’s Club Kid’s Club strives to ignite possibilities with the upcoming generation by giving them a voice and a space to be creative, have their own passions, and become leaders for those around them. We’re on a mission to teach the next generation to become resilient, self-sustainable, and independent so they don’t just survive, but thrive and change the world.Our program utilizes entrepreneurial education to teach critical thinking skills, financial literacy, personal resiliency, awareness of career options, and so much more.5-182017US
Latinitas all girls to innovate through media and technology.Latinitas provides media and technology programs for all girls throughout Central Texas.2002US
Nikema Prophet work is about creating opportunities for technologists like myself who are just getting started in their tech careers.US
CodeWizardsHQ delivers the most fun and effective live, online coding classes for kids and teens ages 8-18. Our coding classes are designed to give kids the programming knowledge, skills, and confidence to thrive in a digital world.Our online coding classes for kids are designed with hands-on learning projects that they truly enjoy! As kids master each programming skill, they advance to the next level. Every coding class builds on the one before it, meaning that students graduate with a vast mastery of coding skills and a portfolio full of cool, working web pages and apps.8-182015US
Moolah U leader in teaching young people to be financially responsible while developing skills in leadership, teamwork and integrity!Moolah U is fulfilling on Goal #12 of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals – “Responsible Consumption and Production”7-162007USYOUTH: $380/week, Catered lunch and Snack: $60/week
Code2College is an education nonprofit focused on improving college persistence and completion for underserved students in STEM.Code2College is developing a national network of diverse, homegrown technical talent. high school20161,041US
Girls in Tech in Tech is a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating the gender gap in tech. We aim to see every person accepted, confident and valued in tech — just as they are. Tech needs you. Just as you are.200760,000WorldwideFree
Whiz Biz Kids summer camp where kids come to build their dreams, get smart with money and prepare for life!At Whiz Biz Kids Summer Camp we give kids a place outside school and home to chase their dreams and build beneficial life skills.2016US
SheTech non profit dedicated to reducing the gender gap in tech and digital through the organization of networking events, empowerment and educational activities such as coding bootcampswe organize free coding bootcamps mainly on Javascript, Python and machine learning, both offline and online15+2018300ItalyFree
HYPE provides 21st century skills and tech training to girls of color. Through computer science education, technology career exposure, and significant leadership & learning experiences, HYPE Scholars grow in civic mindedness & global awareness while preparing for careers of the future
HYPE Coding Camps, Career Exposure Field Trips, After-School Programs, International Experiences, and Leadership Developing Internships are centered around commitment to the student. Through exploration, education, and empowerment, HYPE Scholars not only experience continual growth & engagement, but they are also empowered to lead and influence change in their communities.
Pitch-a-Kid is an event where real entrepreneurs pitch company ideas to elementary and high school-aged kids. The format is traditional where the company pitchers have five minutes to present, and the kid judges have up to eight minutes to ask questions. Kids in the audience are encouraged to ask questions as well after the judges finish. The Pitch-a-Kid event is designed to push entrepreneurs to refine their pitches to make sense to kids (without being condescending) and allows kids to develop critical thinking skills drawing from Bloom’s Taxonomy of Education/Webb’s Depth of Knowledge leveraging the Socratic Method – asking questions of the entrepreneurs. This inquisitive process establishes a solid foundation creating college and career ready children for our community. And maybe will inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs in the process!2016US
Sora Schools Live, Virtual High School Designed to Accelerate Your Student Toward Their Wildest DreamsAt Sora, we help our students make a better, more informed choice about their next career step–be it college, a job, research, grad-school, or anything else they choose. 2005Virtual
Rewriting the Codehttps://rewritingthecode.orgRewriting the Code supports and empowers college, graduate and early career women in tech, through intersectional communities, mentorship, industry experience and educational resources, to become the next generation of engineers and tech leaders.You have the opportunity to connect with members and fellows at select universities, regions, and summer hub cities. Various career, personal and tech learning opportunities are designed to help you on your unique path to a career in technology.17-222018Supports over 450 universities, with 4200+ members and 1800 alumniVirtualFree
STEMgineering this engineering for kids camp, children will learn about the science of research and design involved in building projects. Projects include Legos, electronics, and other materials. Kids will gain an in-depth understanding of the scientific method, a staple of any STEM professional and a must-have for any program that emphasizes STEM for kids.Get ready for some hands-on "ABCs" in this fun beginner's class... "Architecture, Building, and Critical thinking skills" that is! Children will focus on the R&D or the science of research and design involved in science and building projects - whether with Legos, electronics, or other building/science materials!3-52016US$475
Introduction to Humanoid Robotics fun STEM for kids camp teaches them how to program NAO, the camp’s humanoid robot, to walk, talk, and even dance. They will take a project-based approach to learning a combo of robotics and computer science, which mirrors the day-to-day tasks of STEM careers.Learn to program NAO, our humanoid robot, to walk, talk, and dance in this STEM integrated, project based approach to learning robotics and computer science.11-132016USFree
Electronics & Programming Fun with Raspberry Pi [CCE] this STEM for kids camp, kids will learn to set up and make modifications to the hardware and operating system of a Raspberry Pi, a fully functioning computer that is about the size of a credit card. This will teach kids programming, and they will create their own programs and games using Scratch, Python (a programming language), and Minecraft.Students will learn to set up and customize the hardware and Operating System of a Raspberry Pi, a fully functioning computer the size of a credit card! In addition to learning how computers work, children will learn about programming electronics and will create their own programs and games using Scratch, Python, and Minecraft. 7-212016US$200
Women Who Code envision a world where women are proportionally represented as technical leaders, executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers.In addition to training, professional evaluations, meetings, and scholarships, Women Who Code offers networking and mentorship. As of 2018, the organization has held more than 7,000 free events around the world and built a membership of over 137,000 people representing over 20 countries.18+2011230,000Global - / low cost
Coding Ninjas Ninjas is one of the largest online tech education company in India, focusing on courses on C++, Java, Python, Android, Machine Learning, Data science, WebDev, interview prep, tech aptitude etc. Coding Ninjas is the most preferred technical course platform for students in India and currently has a monopoly position across the college market in India.7-142016IndiaFree