Donate today to help us reach our goal to send STEM Scholars to Ghana. Join us at our STEM Gala on May 7, 2023, at the Imhotep Charter High School. Donations appreciated. Advertising and Sponsorship is needed. Click here to RSVP on Eventbrite
We will be raising funds to ensure a successful mission for our STEM Global Travelers, as well as hosting a Silent Auction, Presentation of Award STEM Honorees, Vanessa Nedrick, Principal, RVE, Martine Augustin, Imhotep Alum and Law school graduate & founder of Ambition Overcomes Adversity Foundation, and our Dr. Molefi Asante STEM Award Honorees. Be sure to take the tour of our first-of-its-kind Hydrotech Farm and learn about our Air Quality initiatives that will be conducted from Philadelphia to Ghana.
“They are truly more than STEM ambassadors. Their focus on sustainability, education, eliminating food deserts, collaboration, and above all, on human rights is exemplary.” - Dr. Rajiv Mallick Senior Risk Manager at APG Asset Management US Inc.
In October 2022, our STEM Ambassadors designed 3D-printed water filters for the citizens of Jackson! That project was a huge success and impacted many lives. The scholars left Jackson even more inspired! Upon doing their research, the Stem Ambassadors discovered that unclean water kills more people than war! The STEM Ambassadors of Imhotep have decided to take this project to Ghana to incorporate a water filtration system into a local village school. (Featured on WPVI 6 Acts of Kindness); (Philadelphia Sunday Sun); (WURD 900 AM); (WLBT Jackson, MS); (Philadelphia Tribune)
We have a goal of raising $20,000 to get to Ghana and purchase supplies needed to build the filtration system. Under the leadership of our Director of STEM, Shirley Posey, the Team of Ambassadors includes the following scholars:
Cyril Woodland Jr
For more information, please contact our Public Relations: Deborah Toney Moore @[email redacted] Phone or Text [phone redacted]