Empoder Latinas Code

Empowering the next generation of diverse leaders in tech

Empoder Latinas Code Summer Immersion Program for middle school girls is a free 3-week Virtual program that will run 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

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