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KC STEM Alliance is a collaborative network of educators, businesses and nonprofit partners working together to build a sustainable STEM workforce for our community by inspiring interest in science, technology, engineering and math. Our work falls into three major categories: Collaboration: We work regionally, statewide and...

Kansas City Women in Technology is a non-profit grassroots organization aimed at growing the number of women in tech careers in Kansas City. Programs include: Coding & Cupcakes, a tasty series teaching parents and daughters to code. CoderDojoKC, the Kansas City connection to a global collaboration for...

Girl Scouts of NE Kansas & NW Missouri is one of 112 Girl Scout councils across the United States. Our council is chartered by Girl Scouts of the USA and supports about 23,000 girl members and 9,000 adult volunteers in its 47 county jurisdiction surrounding...

The Black & Veatch MakerSpace at the Johnson County Library is an exploratorium of technological contraptions for innovators, creatives and tinkerers! We help patrons learn to use new equipment and software, troubleshoot technologies, find resources, and help to foster the maker movement. This is a...

PREP-KC is Kansas City's leading urban education intermediary with a mission to increase college and career readiness and create access to high-quality employment for our region's low-income students....

More than 35 school districts and private schools in the Kansas City metro offer Project Lead The Way, a project-based curriculum designed to engage students in problem solving and STEM learning.  PLTW is a national nonprofit offering this transformative learning experience for K-12 students and...

The Urban Farming Guys is a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization whose mission is to help disadvantaged communities rebuild from within. Our focus is to build local economy, capacity, and resiliency through our MakerSpace and Urban Farm, while giving back to the global open source community. The MakerSpace...

At Code Ninjas, we help busy parents prepare their kids to think like a programmer through an ongoing coding and robotics curriculum at our four Kansas City locations: Leawood, Lenexa, Olathe, Kansas; and Lee's Summit, Missouri.  Our Code Senseis train youth so they can have...

With nearly 30,000 youth served, unparalleled camping facilities spanning 5,300 acres, and endless experience oriented activities, there’s no better place to be a Scout than right here in the Greater Kansas City Area. Heart of America Council Scouting programs are preparing our young people to...

Cerner is the leading U.S. supplier of health care information technology solutions that optimize clinical and financial outcomes. Around the world, health organizations ranging from single-doctor practices to entire countries turn to Cerner (NASDAQ: CERN) for our powerful yet intuitive solutions. Cerner offers clients a...