On Saturday, April 28, 2018...

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We were excited to be back on the West Coast for our 2nd g4g Day event in... San Francisco Bay Area, CA, USA!

In partnership with Goa Sudharop and Oakland Technical High School, we welcomed 100 girls aged 10-15 for a full day of exciting & hands-on fun in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)! 

Hashtag: #g4gDaySF #AnythingIsPossible #GirlsInSTEM #SanFrancisco #Science #Engineering #Technology

 

What? Who? Where?

 

Where? Oakland Technical High School, Oakland, CA, USA

When? Saturday, April 28th, 9 AM to 4 PM

What? We welcome 100 girls aged 10-15 to a g4g Day event of interactive, hands-on, unbelievable fun in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics!

How? We invite role model professionals to lead 45 minute workshops that show the link to STEM, with 10 - 12 girls in one workshop. Girls will have a chance to experience 4 workshops throughout the day.

Registration will be open until April 7th! 

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Meet the Team!

 Ria is an Electrical Engineer and works in the Transportation Industry designing new Light Rail Transit Systems in Oakland, California. In her free time she enjoys traveling, yoga and cooking!

Ria is an Electrical Engineer and works in the Transportation Industry designing new Light Rail Transit Systems in Oakland, California. In her free time she enjoys traveling, yoga and cooking!

Project Coordinator
SF California

 She is a Relationship Manager with the Global Engagement Team for Cisco Capital in San Jose, California, and Director of Global Operations for Goa Sudharop, a non-profit organization based in California. She represents Cisco’s commitment in g4g which brings about support and opportunities to young girls pursuing careers in STEM.

She is a Relationship Manager with the Global Engagement Team for Cisco Capital in San Jose, California, and Director of Global Operations for Goa Sudharop, a non-profit organization based in California. She represents Cisco’s commitment in g4g which brings about support and opportunities to young girls pursuing careers in STEM.

Project Leader
SF, California

 When she is not posting/youtubing/instagraming or hashtaging, Marie is usually in front of her sewing machine. Or learning how to do aerial hoop. Or taking a webinar on cyber security! She visited 20 countries in the world so far and doesn't plan to stop before she saw them all. An ecofriendly advocate she firmly believes that the children will be the ones to save our planet and she can't wait to see them succeed.

When she is not posting/youtubing/instagraming or hashtaging, Marie is usually in front of her sewing machine. Or learning how to do aerial hoop. Or taking a webinar on cyber security! She visited 20 countries in the world so far and doesn't plan to stop before she saw them all. An ecofriendly advocate she firmly believes that the children will be the ones to save our planet and she can't wait to see them succeed.

Communications & Event Coordinator,  greenlight for girls

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Project Manager, greenlight for girls


Take a peek into our previous events!

2018

g4g and Goa Sudharop worked together for the second time for the 2018 g4g Day @San Francisco Bay Area, USA! On April 28, 80 girls aged 10 – 15 came for a day filled with fun interactive workshops showing the link between STEM and daily life while meeting inspiring STEM-role models. A huge huge thank you to all the 40 volunteers who got up early and were not shy in energy and bright ideas to make this event incredibly fun! One of our favorite moments? When girls discovered biochemistry by creating their own personalized herbal spritz to prevent acne!

You can find the photo album of the event here!

2016

On August 13th, g4g launched the first g4g Day @San Francisco Bay Area. 100 girls from the local community came together to be inspired by interactive STEM workshops hosted by Goa Sudharop and West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club in Richmond, California! Special guest speaker & CFO of Golden State Warriors, Jennifer Cabalquinto, kicked things off with a keynote speech and from there the day was engaging and inspirational. The girls had an incredible time as they discovered the science & biochemistry of beauty & skin care, created their own DNA necklaces, engineered cardboard prototypes of boats, identified fingerprints CSI-style, experienced robotics, coded with Google's Made with Code and learned all about the human brain and climate change with invasive species!

Click here to see the full photo album.

Congratulations to the girls, volunteers and supporters who made this special launch a reality! Special thank you to our core team, especially Ria Davis and Acaria Almeida, the event's Project Leaders and key representatives of Goa Sudharop - we couldn't have done it without you!


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