We exist to encourage women, non-binary, and underrepresented people to join tech and support and empower them to stay in tech. 

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Who We Are

PDXWIT (Portland Women in Tech) empowers individuals within the Portland-area tech industry by offering community and skill-building events, mentorship, and access to jobs and opportunities. We dedicate ourselves to nurturing community leaders, advocating for the underrepresented, and inspiring change both locally and in the wider world. We leverage our leadership, commitment and influence towards reducing the imbalances that exist today in an industry that is shaping the future of humanity.

 

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Active Members

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Guest at Last Happy Hour Event

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Event Hosts

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Volunteers

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What We Do

The PDXWIT Movement

We are focused on advancing inclusion in Portland’s technology industry. We believe in reducing the imbalances that exist in tech today so that everyone is represented and skilled in an industry that is shaping the future of humanity. Everything we do ties back to supporting our community.


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Get Involved

There are a number of ways to get involved with the PDXWIT community! We invite you to check out our upcoming events, become a volunteer, learn more about sponsorship, become a mentor, make a donation, view the job board, and connect on social media. Engage in any way that works for you, and you are officially a member of PDXWIT.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Our community thrives thanks to those who take time out of their schedules to lend us a hand with our volunteer opportunities. If you are enthusiastic, experienced and courageous, we'd love for you to join us. The overall time commitment is up to you.

Learn About Sponsorships

We believe our organization can create positive change in the tech industry and are seeking sponsors to share in this endeavor. By becoming a sponsor you’ll play a critical role in expanding our community, skill-building events, mentorship, and providing access to jobs and opportunities.

Make A Donation

We are a 501c3 non-profit. Any donation helps to transform lives through education, skill-building events, mentorship, and supporting those who identify as women, non-binary and underrepresented in the Portland tech community. We sincerely appreciate your contribution to help fuel our purpose and vision.