Applications for cohort 3 is open!


Graphic Design and Web Development

Wednesday’s and Thursday’s, 6pm-9pm

2 Months

June 2019

Do you want to create unique and effective designs?

The FemmTO Web Development & Graphic Design program is offered to all female identifying youth, ages 16-29, who are interested in learning the foundations of coding, web development, website and graphic design, and who cannot pursue post-secondary education due to financial restraints. The program does not only teach critical design-related skills, but also offer opportunities for field trips to design studios and e-commerce businesses located in Toronto to expose youth to job opportunities in the field.

  • A family of creative young people
  • Established guest speakers in the field
  • Field trips related to web development and graphic design
  • Support in reaching higher education
  • A launchpad into a creative or entrepreneurial career


Your Program Mentors

Web Development

Nahrin Jalal is a software developer based in Toronto, Canada. By day, she builds apps at Enable Education, equips Canadians with digital skills as a mentor at Canada Learning Code, and helps developers achieve their professional dreams and build a more inclusive tech industry as a lead at Women Who Code Toronto

Graphic Design

Toni Cater is a graphic designer based in Toronto, Canada. She works as a part-time Design and Communications Coordinator at UforChange, Graphic Designer at Enable Education and as a design freelancer on her spare time.

She recently graduated from OCAD University in 2018 with her Bachelors of Design degree and has had past experiences teaching graphic design to a variety of different audiences such as Digital Media Academy as an assistant instructor.