Youth Virtual Leaders
Youth Virtual Leaders


Virtual Workshops

Maven Youth is offering live virtual workshops for LGBT+ youth ages 14-24 to provide a safe space for networking, learning, and creating. 


Workshops are co-designed and co-facilitated by Maven Youth's Youth Leaders. Our tech company partners will also join us in providing a dynamic, inspiring and thought provoking series.

Things to know before you register:

  • Workshops are for LGBT+ youth ages 14-24. 

  • Please ONLY register for the workshops you are 100% certain that you can attend.

  • All participants are required to be on camera and be active in the discussion. 

  • Events will be virtual via Zoom due to COVID-19.

  • There is no cost to participate thanks to our generous sponsors, donors and volunteers!

Support our virtual workshops! We're looking for sponsors, donors and volunteers. Contact to join us.

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Upcoming Events

  • Fri, Mar 05
    Zoom Calls
    LGBT+, Young and Emerging in the tech industry. This monthly meetup is for young adults seeking support from other emerging tech leaders. All levels of experience and tech careers are welcome. Every First Friday
  • Mon, Feb 15
    Zoom Call
    Every Monday chat group is open to LGBT+ Youth 14-19yrs to chat about what it means to be a teen in the era of technology.
  • Mon, Feb 01
    Weekly Zoom Calls
    Weekly Meetings for LGBT+ Youth to chat informally about the impact of technology in your life. Social Media, Parental Control, Safe Gayming Online, Etc.
  • Tue, Dec 29
    Webinar led by Youth Leaders
    Team up with LGBT+ Youth and Tech Professional for a Scavenger Hunt. Have Fun while learning about careers in tech.
  • Sat, Dec 26
    Zoom Conference Call
    Can you survive against the hordes of undead? Are you creative and innovated to create the zombie attack tools to keep your team alive?
  • Wed, Dec 09
    Zoom Call led by Maven Youth Leaders
    Connect with LGBT+ Youth from around the country to chat, connect and play games. Event hosted by Dell and will have career questions and games for youth.
  • Wed, Dec 02
    Zoom Meetup Led by Youth Leaders
    LGBT+ Students learn about the variety of careers one can have in the tech industry. You do not have to be a coder to work in tech.
  • Fri, Nov 27
    Zoom Friends and Chat
    Join other LGBT+ Youth as we close out the Thanksgiving Day and add rainbow colors to Black Friday.


Round Rock, TX

I am Artist/Activist from Texas and use He/Him Pronouns. I aspire to be an actor or a drag queen possibly using that platform for Activism.



Chicago, IL

I hope you’re as excited to be a maven camper as I am to be your camp leader.I have experience with coding such as css, html, and renpy, as well as art.



Bronx, NY

I am a 21 year old digital artist who enjoys learning and teaching new skills.  I have worked with Maven Youth for 3 incredible years.



New York City, NY

I'm 18, I love to sing and perform but I also love just reading a good book somewhere quiet. My pronouns are he/him and I'm trans ftm.



Menlo Park, CA

For fun, I like to play video games and watch anime. Through Maven, I’ve grown so much as a person and experienced so many new things I never thought I would.



Decatur, Georgia

I love helping a community that really helped me, and I deeply believe in the importance of paying this compassion forward .



New York City, NY

I'm a Youth leader because I love working with people, and helping people find their way in whatever industry they want to pursue.



Austin, TX

I'm 17, and I use He/Him pronouns. I'm super excited about being a camp leader this year because of how awesome being a part of Maven was for me last year.



Palo Alto, CA

Going from student to leader in the Maven Youth program inspired me to pursue a career in technology.



New York City, NY

I truly loved my experience with Maven Youth last year and now i am honored to be back but as a youth intern!



Pflugerville, TX

I love coding and working on my own full fledged video game. I'm so excited to be a youth leader, I love this camp and I can't wait to help pass the experience along!



San Francisco, CA

I am passionate about Maven’s goals and ideals, and I hope to give future youth the same great experience I had.



Austin, Texas

I'm passionate about teaching, and am excited to help bring Maven's programming to more people. I'm looking forward to working with everyone this summer!



Brooklyn, NY

I'm a rising high school senior with a love for both technology and art. I've been drawing for ten years and coding for three.



Piedmont, CA

Last year, I was a camper and really enjoyed it, so I decided to become a Youth Leader to try and give this year's campers the same memorable experience!