Help Me Strengthen WGF

Join me in supporting one of these upcoming events. April 2019  Femisphere: Codeswitch Hackathon Teams of developers, coders, and single moms will work together to create technology solutions to break down barriers for low-income parents. WGF will put the winning team’s idea into action. Our goal is to position Pittsburgh as an innovator in exploring…

Femisphere Codeswitch

With Femisphere, WGF is challenging Pittsburgh to become an ecosystem where women and girls thrive. With Femisphere Codeswitch, we created digital tools to help single moms in poverty access the resources they need to thrive. The Problem: 77% of households in poverty in Pittsburgh are headed by single moms. This is an unacceptable number. Most…

Satvika Neti: Consultant, Femisphere

Satvika Neti worked at the Women and Girls Foundation from 2017-2019 and managed the Femisphere Codeswitch hackathon project and digital communications. She is currently a student at Carnegie Mellon’s Heinz College but is continuing to work with other staff members on continuing the work of Femisphere Codeswitch. Her favorite color is lime green, she has…

Staff

  Beth Sondel Director of Education 412-258-2563 Contact Beth for information regarding GirlGov.  Chandani Sharma BusinessManager 412-434-4883 Contact Chandani Heather Arnet Chief Executive Officer 412-434-4883 Contact Heather for information regarding public policy, or getting involved with the Family Care Act campaign. Heather Hopson, Femisphere Consultant Contact Heather with questions about WGF’s Femisphere App. Joenal Castma Director of Philanthropy…

Femisphere

With Femisphere, WGF is challenging Pittsburgh to become an ecosystem where women and girls thrive. Imagine a world where women are put at the center of development. Where every workforce initiative has a child care center and every school has an engineering program for girls. Where a single parent never has to decide between leaving her…