Update on the Woman Connect Europe project:

Apps have revolutionised our lives, from finding love to finding our keys.
The best part? Some of the top apps are female-owned, proving that women are driving the tech world.
Check out these incredible apps founded by women:

  1. Bumble: Empowering women to make the first move in dating, Bumble has become
    a leading online dating, friend, and networking platform.
  2. Pep Talk Her: Founder Meggie Palmer created PepTalkHer to help women track
    career successes, boost confidence, and receive pep talks when needed.
  3. ClassPass: Payal Kadakia’s brainchild, ClassPass, offers a health membership that lets
    you book fitness classes, spas, and beauty spots all in one place.
  4. Eventbrite: Co-founded by Julia Hartz, Eventbrite revolutionised event hosting
    globally, connecting people and organisations through innovative technology.
  5. Gratitude Journal: Carla White’s app makes gratitude a daily ritual by prompting users
    to submit five things they’re grateful for, fostering positivity.
  6. Gender Fair: Led by Amy Cross, Gender Fair empowers consumers by providing
    information on brands that align with their values and promote gender fairness.
  7. Hopscotch: Samantha Jones’ coding app for kids encourages creativity and problem-
    solving skills, making learning coding a fun experience.
  8. Habitica: Siena Leslie co-founded Habitica, an app that gamifies habit building,
    turning life admin and healthy choices into an enjoyable game.
  9. Canva: Melanie Perkins’ design platform democratises design, allowing anyone to
    create stunning visuals without the need for extensive design knowledge.
  10. CastBox: Renee Wang’s platform has become a go-to for creating, searching, and
    listening to over a million podcasts.
    Support these remarkable women and their game-changing apps!

Our students are making significant progress and have completed almost 30% of the
program. We’re excited to share that our participants attend both technical and soft skills
sessions to develop a well-rounded set of abilities that will set them up for success in their
Our technical skills sessions focus on WordPress, and we provide a supportive learning
environment for women eager to learn and grow their skills. Our goal is to empower each
other to achieve our professional goals and pave the way for more women in tech.
As for our soft skills classes, we’re already 50% done with the program! Our students find
the classes engaging and insightful, with some even saying that it’s relaxing for them. We
aim to teach them skills that they can apply not just in their WordPress knowledge but also in
building solid professional personalities and even extending outside of their profession to
their personal lives.
If you’re interested in joining our program or learning more about our initiatives, reach out to
us. We’d love to hear from you! +++ The pictures Join us and be part of a community of
women in tech who strive to learn and grow their skills and help each other achieve their
goals. Together, we can make a difference and pave the way for more women in tech!

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Women Connecting Europe is a project funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European
Union and implemented by Cultúr Migrants Centre and Social Hackers Academy.