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You can empower one peer counselor of "School of Life," a new program for Soccer in the Streets participants of high school age. Student participants will gain valuable life skills in project management and administration. Courses required for graduation include resume building, post secondary education preparation, employment preparation, community service, person preparation and career education.
TAF Academy is a public 6-12 grade school that prepares underserved children of color to graduate from high school on-time and college-ready to pursue degrees in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Academic support and enrichment opportunities are provided to all students and specialized attention is given to students in need of academic and language support. Your gift in support of TAF Academy's students will help TAF to continue to provide free educational opportunities for underserved children of color in Seattle.
You can be the spark that inspires a child to pursue a career in science! You can help bring science to life for low income and minority youth by sponsoring participation in the Ron McNair Camp-In, a private, overnight event at Pacific Science Center in partnership with Blacks in Science. At the Ron McNair Camp-In, low income and minority youth explore everything Pacific Science Center has to offer. Campers will experience all of the science exhibits with the help of trained science interpreters; participate in a hands-on science inquiry workshop taught by carefully selected teachers; see a planetarium show and live science stage show; and enjoy an educational IMAX® movie.
You can help promote literacy and careers in journalism and photojournalism, while providing a creative outlet and public voice for the youth of Issaquah and the surrounding region by supporting "The Beat" project of Ashoka Youth Venture Seattle. "The Beat" has partnered with The Issaquah Press to publish a monthly teen page in the newspaper that is written, photographed, and illustrated by youth, for youth.
Discovery Corps is a youth development program that puts teens on the front lines of Pacific Science Center's mission to inspire a lifelong interest in science, math and technology. You can help support local youth, typically those underrepresented in science fields, and provide valuable job and leadership experiences. Youth interpret science for the Science Center's visitors, attend workshops on job and life skills, attend exciting field trips, have mentorship opportunities with local scientists, and enjoy fun social events.