Tools & Tiaras
Their motto “Jobs don’t have genders” says it all! Tools & Tiaras is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that hopes to make the trades more inclusive for girls. They offer a variety of programs in fully-equipped workshops for women and girls to learn skills that they can use at home – or in a career.
The summer program is a week-long experience in NYC, but they also have a virtual session as well.
Some of the skills they will learn include
- Commercial painting
- Sheet metal work
- Industrial design
There are also some field trips and self-defense activities.
Classes are organized by age and taught by women who love their crafts.
Scholarships are available.
- Location: New York
- Entering Grade: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
- Ages: 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
- Trade Skills:
- Estimate Cost: Under $500
- Program Length: One Week
- Application Required: Yes
- Program Months: July, August
All information provided is reviewed for accuracy annually. We are not responsible for changes to programs that may not be reflected here. Please visit the program website to get the latest information. Image credits are to the programs.