Bytes in the News - Mega Bytes Girls Only Clubs receive much sought after funding
The announcement of our new Mega Bytes Girls Only Club programme, made it into the news when Civil Society reported on the massive oversubscription of the scheme funding the programme.
The Tampon Tax Fund, set up to distribute £3.4m of funding to charities, was so heavily oversubscribed that only a quarter of applications were successful.
In the case of Bytes, this success took the form of £10,000 of funding to run workshops on tech and computer science with girls from disadvantaged backgrounds, building on experience from our previous Mega Bytes projects.
The full article, from January 2019, can be read here.