Girls Garage is a nonprofit design and building program and dedicated workspace for girls* and gender-expansive youth ages 9-18. Founded in 2013, Girls Garage is the first-ever design and building workshop for female youth in the United States.

*“Girls” refers to gender-expansive youth (cis girls, trans girls, non-binary youth, gender non-conforming youth, gender queer youth, and any girl-identified youth).

Mission

Girls Garage is a nonprofit design and building program and dedicated workspace for girls* and gender-expansive youth ages 9-18. Founded in 2013, Girls Garage is…

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Impact

What might our world look like if every girl* stormed the aisles of the hardware store and went forth to build the world she wanted…

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Team

The leaders of Girls Garage are talented, tenacious, and full of fire. Our skilled female and gender-expansive instructors have decades of educational and building experience.…

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Our Space

We design, build, dream, and work in a space of our own. Our 3600-square-foot home in West Berkeley, California allows us to cultivate an ever-growing…

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Stories

On our blog, we share stories about important milestones for our organization and our girls*. We post event recaps, go behind-the-scenes, share resources related to…

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News and Press

Girls Garage has been featured on The TODAY Show, Good Morning America, The Oprah Magazine, TIME Magazine, and more! This collection memorializes our successes, impact,…

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Frequently Asked Questions

You ask, we answer! Here are the queries we receive most often along with helpful information and links. If you scan the topics below and…

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