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Jan. 12, 2016 10:56 am

Hey, it’s Girl Develop It day

The coding nonprofit is celebrating five years and 60,000 students. Tune in for a Reddit AMA with GDI Executive Director Corinne Warnshuis at noon.

At the first Girl Develop It Summit in New York City, November 2014.

(Photo by Yujean Park)

Happy Girl Develop It day!

For the next month, Girl Develop It will be celebrating five years, 60,000 students and over 50 chapters nationwide. It all kicks off Tuesday.

Want to learn more about GDI and the programs they provide? Join Corinne Warnshuis, GDI’s Executive Director, and Vanessa Hurst, a cofounder/advisor, for a Reddit AMA at 12 p.m. EST. The duo will be answering questions about, well, anything.

GDI is also encouraging people who have been part of the community to spread the word and celebrate. You can join the conversation and support the future of GDI with this Thunderclap. Inspired to get involved in 2016? Check out the local GDI Meetup group:

Girl Develop It D.C.

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Tajha Chappellet-Lanier is the lead reporter for Technical.ly DC. The California native previously worked for NPR and the editorial board at USA Today. She can talk travel plans all day, and has strong opinions on the best doughnut in D.C.

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