Supermodel turned mentor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Karlie Kloss founded Kode With Klossy in 2015, a nonprofit with the mission to teach girls how to code. Our June/July cover star opened up about her organization with one of her Kode with Klossy graduates, Alexis Williams, at the 2018 Town & Country Philanthropy Summit. "Our world and our lives are being transformed by technology," Kloss said during the event. "I wanted to understand this skill-set that coders have, where they can build something that can affect billions of lives."
Watch the entire conversation on Kode With Klossy and the future of girls in computer science here:
“We were encouraged, motivated and mentored by our teachers to give the best of ourselves in everything that we did, be it academics, co-curricular or extra-curricular activities," says Sr. Christine Pinto.