Y Achievers is a program of the YMCA that provides mentorship, community connections, and workshop activities for 7th through 11th-grade youth.
The Starry Messenger
The Starry Messenger offers programs that incorporate an arts-based pedagogy that aligns with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and/or Pennsylvania Core Standards
Susan has been working in education since the 1990s and has a passion for anything STEM
We All Eat
We All Eat provides young adults with the tools necessary to divert from the school-to-prison pipeline into a fulfilling life.
Artist, Author, and Cookie Activist Jasmine Cho uses sugar to elevate representation for Asian Americans while also researching the frontiers of baking as art therapy.
Allegheny Health Network
Allegheny Health Network is a healthcare system that strives to improve health and promote wellness.
Joe DiLucente is a creator of equitable programs and supports for English Learners, giving voice to our region's diverse learning needs.
River Art Works
River Art Works is an Art and Technology Collaborative Workshop focusing on both building collaborations between art and technology, as well as teaching the business of art.
Tereneh Idia is founder of IdiaDega and a freelance writer interested in centering voices of people of the global majority.
Content strategist and writer who works with organizations and entrepreneurs to create effective learning/how-to content.
Pittsburgh Circus Arts Collaborative (PCAC)
an arts collaborative of jugglers, acrobats, contortionists, fire artists, etc. inspiring young audiences to explore topics in STEAM
Anastasia Ward co-founded REcharge Labs, a wind and solar education company focused on hands-on learning for K-12 students.
Neil Thawani is a graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University pursuing a Masters of Educational Technology & Applied Learning Science.
Whether appraising a business or making an e-introduction, Brett's mentality is to serve the needs of others in the same way that he would hope that he would be served.
Sweetwater Center for the Arts
Sweetwater Center for the Arts has over 40 years of excellence in the arts by providing high quality experiences through community, classes, and culture.
Putting Down Roots
Teaches gardening, nature, and climate to kids and adults; organizes Sustainability Salons, maintains MarensList (online listing of environmental and social justice events)
Dr. Karl J. P. Smith
Karl Smith is a Biophysics PhD and former Amazon Engineer who tours museums and elementary schools with a 50-minute stage STEM storytelling show.
Maren Leyla Cooke
Maren Cooke is an environmental educator & activist, host of monthly Sustainability Salons, and author of MarensList (environmental and social justice events).
Mrs. Junyetta Seale is the founder of the Golden Pillow Project, a community outreach remediation and sewing program for children.
Theatre of the Oppressed (TO) Pittsburgh
TOPittsburgh represents a diverse group of educators, artists, activists, and change-makers who are interested in using TO to advance social justice in the Pittsburgh region.