Unlocking Potential and Shaping a Global Career: Wajiha Nizai - Full-Stack Developer
Code to Inspire (CTI) has been the pivotal point in my life, where curiosity met opportunity. This transformative coding school for Afghan girls provided me with a nurturing environment that encouraged me to explore the vast world of technology.
CTI became my guiding light, equipping me with the knowledge, skills, and unwavering support to pursue my dreams and thrive as a full-stack developer. The comprehensive curriculum and dedicated mentors at CTI struck the perfect balance between theoretical knowledge and practical experience, enabling me to sharpen my coding skills and embark on a rewarding career path.
Armed with the invaluable education and experience gained at CTI, I confidently embraced the role of a full-stack developer. This career not only fulfilled my professional aspirations but also became a means of supporting my extended family. Each milestone I reached allowed me to contribute to their financial stability and well-being, uplifting them towards a brighter future.
Working as a software engineer within the GitStart Community has amplified my learning journey. It exposes me to new technologies, industry best practices, and cross-cultural collaborations. The remote nature of our work provides flexibility and facilitates a rich exchange of ideas, allowing me to thrive in a global tech ecosystem while simultaneously supporting my family.
I am grateful to Code to Inspire and the GitStart Community for unlocking my potential, shaping my career, and providing opportunities that transcend geographical boundaries. With their support, I am embracing a future filled with possibilities, making a positive impact on the tech industry and creating a better life for my loved ones.
Unleashing My Creative Wings with Code to Inspire: Farahnaz Osmani - Graphic Designer
From a young age, I had a deep passion for art and creativity. When I embarked on my university journey, I discovered Code to Inspire (CTI) and its graphic design class. It was a revelation – a place where female students like me could grow and flourish without hesitation or fear.
During my time at CTI, I found an ideal environment that nurtured my skills and provided endless support. CTI went above and beyond to offer resources that enhanced our abilities. I vividly remember when I requested a digital pen for a digital art project; the school management promptly provided me with one, without any hesitation.
Through CTI's guidance, I embarked on a remarkable journey. I successfully delivered multiple paid outsourcing projects for clients based in the US, Europe, and even Afghanistan. These experiences not only honed my skills but also opened doors to new opportunities, allowing me to showcase my talent on a global scale.
I am deeply grateful to Code to Inspire for empowering me to spread my wings and expand my knowledge. Today, I proudly serve as a mentor in CTI's new graphic design class, paying it forward and sharing the skills and experiences that have shaped my own journey.
Code to Inspire has been a transformative force in my life, enabling me to explore my creativity, gain valuable experiences, and step into a world where possibilities are endless. I will forever cherish the support and opportunities CTI has provided me, empowering me to pursue my passion and forge a path of success.