June 1, 2017

I knew I would face couple of challenges

While I was waiting for my permit, I could not work hence I had to sit at home. I was looking for opportunity to kill my time as I had no friends and family to be with. So, I started to look out for opportunities that could allow me to volunteer.
June 1, 2017

Knowledge or Experience

When I learned about the YWeb program I was hesitating to enroll because I thought that my educational background does not relate in any way to it.
June 1, 2017

His Words Hit Me Like a Ton of Bricks

I began down the path to the Y-WEB two years ago. My  workload was overflowing, and I wasn’t seeing the growth from my position I had […]
May 25, 2017

What an Interesting Coincident

A day later I received an email from Julia the program coordinator that my application has been received and I shall be contacted for further interviews.
May 25, 2017

Greater Heights

I came to this program because I wanted something more for myself and my family. What I had was great but there was no progression, unless I went off and started my own business.
May 25, 2017

Being Part of a Team

For me, music and technology have been lifelong constants; I grew up listening to recordings of great musical masterworks even before playing an instrument.
May 25, 2017

Introverted Individuals

I found out about the YWCA through a friend who graduated from the previous cohort. So I decided to fill out the admission application and got selected and enrolled in cohort 5.
May 25, 2017

Change

I think the most important thing Yweb has to offer is change. And through my experience at the Yweb, as well as looking at my fellow cohort around me, I have found that everyone got exactly that - a change.
May 25, 2017

Taking Knowledge

I came to YWeb looking to progress further in my path of entering the IT field. Before I came to YWeb I was taking knowledge from any where I could, Codecademy, Code School, the works.