Let's change the direction of tech...Together!

Let's change the direction of tech...Together!

On August 22, AnitaB.org and many other allied organizations will drive awareness to Black Women’s Equal Pay Day — the point in the year at which a black woman working full time in the U.S. has earned the equivalent of her white, male counterpart in 2018 for the same work. Learn why it matters and how you can help!

Yamilée Toussaint Beach

Inspiring Women

Meet Yamilée Toussaint Beach, Educational Innovation Abie Award Winner

Learn more about Abie Award Winner Yamilée Toussaint Beach and how she is using the power of dance to encourage women of color to enter the STEM fields.

Ranjani Santhanam of Palindrome - Anita's Quilt

Community Voices

Anita’s Quilt: Peeking into the Kaleidoscope of Experiences

After a job transfer, electronics and communications engineer Ranjani Santhanam used her language skills and persistence to win over her coworkers.

Two young women hold a "#WomenCreate" sign inside a colorful dome by Facebook's Expo booth at GHC 18

Leading Organizations

Women Create at Facebook

Many technologists who were hired by Facebook at GHC in the past return year after year to share knowledge and words of advice. Learn what they have to say.


  • AnitaB.org Mentions
  • August 7, 2019

Students Find Diversity and Inspiration at 2019 Innovation CO-LAB

10 students from Santa Barbara City College got to attend our 2019 Innovation CO-LABoration, where they learned new ways to support women in color in tech.

  • Announcements
  • August 5, 2019

2019 Pass It On Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to the winners of our 2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Awards! Learn more about our nine winners and their projects.

  • Announcements
  • July 15, 2019

AnitaB.org BRAID Initiative Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary with Impressive Impact for Women and Underrepresented Groups in Computing

We're celebrating the 5-year anniversary of the Building, Recruiting, and Inclusion for Diversity (BRAID) Initiative. Learn about its impact on schools.

About Anita Borg

Anita Borg combined technical expertise with a fearless vision to inspire, motivate, and move women in technology. Learn how her legacy continues to touch and change the lives of countless women in the fields of computing and beyond.