Category Archives: Technology

In the Heart of the Mission, we offer more than Technology Tutoring

In our safe and welcoming Community Resource Room (CRR) women and men can get one-on-one help on lots of topics. For instance, our Bilingual (Spanish) volunteers can help clients learn computer basics and to use these skills to find jobs. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight – Kimberly Villalobos, Community Technology Program

In May 2013 the Community Resource Room (CRR) bid farewell to outstanding Technology Assistance volunteer, Kimberly Villalobos. Kimberly,  born in Los Angeles to Salvadoran immigrants, is the first in her family to graduate from college receiving a Bachelor’s degree in … Continue reading

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Women, Education, and Technology: From Jordan to the Mission District

Last month, the Women’s Building was invited to be part of a panel discussion as part of the San Francisco Public Library’s Community Film Screening of Solar Mamas.  The documentary followed a rural Jordanian woman’s experience at Barefoot College where … Continue reading

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A Fresh New Look for the Women’s Building Website

After several months under construction, the Women’s Building is delighted to announce the launch of our new website! You will notice a whole new design that is more current and streamlined, new colors, new photos, a new calendar, and easier … Continue reading

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Community Resource Room Technology Lab Addresses the Digital Divide

Although we are living in times of mass technological innovation and social change, the fact still remains that a digital divide exists between those who can afford tech tools and those who can not. An estimated 100 million Americans do … Continue reading

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Community Technology Lab Volunteer Opportunity

The Women’s Building (TWB) Community Resource Room (CRR) provides free, bilingual (English/Spanish) services, access to technology, and resources around employment, housing, health care, legal issues, and more.  We are looking for volunteers to provide computer and technology assistance to visitors who … Continue reading

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Community Resource Room Tech Lab Open House

Last week, the Women’s Building Community Resource Room (CRR) Technology Lab celebrated its latest upgrade in technology with an open house, music, and refreshments. It was a fantastic time with many friends who showed up from our tenant organizations and … Continue reading

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