Applications OpenTech2Empower leverages the power of technology to support change-makers by getting technology expertise to women leaders in the NGO sector, social entrepreneurs and to girls’ schools. We do this by connecting them with teams of volunteer Advisors from top companies including Google, Salesforce, YouTube, Accenture and Visa, who provide hands-on project work, feedback, mentoring and training on technology tools and platforms.Learn more about our upcoming programs: Application OpenTech2Empower Guatemala, November 15-23, 2019 Apply by July 31 to travel with us as an Advisor for Tech2Empower Guatemala.Tech2Empower Guatemala is a unique opportunity to learn about and contribute to girls’ education, and to support and advise women making a difference in their community as social entrepreneurs leaders, all while making new friends, building professional networks and having fun. As Tech2Empower Advisors, volunteers provide hands-on project support and customized trainings to women and girls in local communities. This is a unique volunteer opportunity for individuals working in tech, communications, finance and business to share their professional skills to amplify the work of women social entrepreneurs and to engage with the next generation of women leaders, by advancing girls' education and by hosting a tech fair for young women. Application OpenTech2Empower Louisiana: Collective Action for Equity and Social Justice, September 25 - 27, 2019Tech2Empower DC: Expanding the Next Generation of Women in Politics, October 24-25, 2019 Guided by WAKE and the host organization, Advisors will visit with community groups and meet in person with social justice leaders to learn and better understand key challenges faced locally, as well as work directly with the host organization on the Fellowship Project. This year, we are traveling to Washington D.C to collaborate with Running Start and Louisiana to collaborate with Citizen SHE.Use your professional skills to tackle priority projects identified as urgent by the women's rights and social justice organizations participating in Tech2Empower. What is Tech2Empower?Our Tech2Empower initiative gets technology tools and training to women's rights and social justice leaders and their organizations to help accelerate and amplify their important work. Tech2Empower brings together nonprofit leaders to connect, collaborate and access the latest technology and communications tools, training and project-based support. We engage advisors from leading companies, as allies, and to provide expertise, tech tools and in-person and virtual project support and training for women's rights and social justice leaders. The advisors, in turn, learn from the leaders and contribute to moving the needle for women and girls, and their communities. With new tools, skills and allies, organizations accelerate their work on critical issues such as reproductive rights and justice, gender-based violence and sexual assault, legal rights, discrimination and racism, LGBTQIA rights, access to education, political participation, and economic opportunity. Tech2Empower AdvisorsTech2Empower Advisors devote their expertise, time and resources to help move the needle for women’s rights and social justice in the United States and around the world. They volunteer as trainers and advisors to nonproft leaders and their organizations. Our Advisors provide virtual and in person training through our Tech2Empower trips. Through Tech2Empower, Advisors mentor young women and girls to support them as they pursue their dreams for education, career and family, and for making a difference in their communities.Meet our Tech2Empower Advisors and learn how you can get involved.