Empoder Latinas Code

Empowering the next generation of diverse leaders in tech

This summer, Empoder Latinas Code will host a free 3-week Virtual Summer Immersion Program for middle school girls from July 19th - August 6th, 2021. 


"Learning to code at Empoder amongst such a supportive and inspiring community of Latina girls sparked my passion for computer-science and motivated me to take 3 years of computer-science in high-school. It is the reason why I am off to college to be a computer engineer!"

Clara A. ~Alumna of Summer Immersion Program


Empoder at a Glance

Our Impact


of students we serve are underserved

98% of our students qualify for free/reduced lunch and 96% identify as Latina.


High-School Computer Science

70% of girls who completed our Empoder Latinas Code summer immersion program went on to take computer-science in high-school (compared to 1% of Latinas nationwide)


Major in Computer-Science in College

60% of our alumna in college are majoring in computer-science (Only 1% of all CS majors nationwide are Latina)

Empoder Latinas Code students and #TeachCS TA's meet with YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki


Previous Sponsors and Partners


Google Rise Awards

Latino Community Foundation


Los Altos Community Foundation


El Camino Hospital Foundation

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

Mountain View Whisman School District

Mountain View Los Altos School District