2021 Snippets & Updates
A true collectors item: The 2022 EDsnaps Calendar
December 16, 2021
The 2022 EDsnaps STEAM City of Women Calendar is printed and ready for shipping.
In this calendar you will find artwork created around our 2021 themes: STEM in Art and Art in STEM, The STEAM City of Women and “Building our Backyard”. The cover design was created by our middle-school student Cassie, who won the 2021 Individual Project design during the showcase event after being selected by our 9-judges panel as one of their top 3 ranking selections. For a minimum donation of $ 12.50 receive this amazing piece of art. 100% of your donation will go to supporting our 2022 Programs.
Not 1 but 2 Amazing Updates
November 12, 2021
1) Welcome to our new Board of Director member, Priya Idgunji. Priya has been involved as a mentor in the 2021 CLO Leadership & Intern Program.
2) Thanking our Key Level partner Herman Miller Cares Foundation for their continued support. Kudos to our champions Kareisha Questel - Gordon and Ashley Rigby, Well AP.
EDsnaps Community: Programs & Growth
October 5, 2021
A look at how EDsnaps inspires life-long learners through S.T.E.A.M.
Lead graphic designer Allex Valauri and Dr. C. take you on a 4-year journey presenting metrics and testimonials collected from the summer of 2017 - end of 2020.
Invest in Other Grants for Change Recipient
June 22, 2021
EDsnaps received of one of eight grants awarded by the Invest in Others Charitable Foundation in June through its Grants for Change program. Grants were available to organizations that are working to create and enhance opportunities for communities of color, providing essential services to causes such as social justice, employment and education—with the goal of leveling the playing field and providing life-changing opportunities to underserved communities. Joanne Spears, Senior Financial Advisor, in Red Bank, NJ, applied for the grant to support EDsnaps’s STEAM City of Women Leadership Development Project which received $25,000 in funding from Invest in Others.
Huge Thank You to Those Who Made the Gala a Success!
May 3, 2021
A huge thank you to our board members, students, and volunteers who made our first gala a huge success last week! It was a beautiful night that showcased how awesome the EDsnapian community is.
Couldn't attend but still want to support EDsnaps? Head over to our Donate page!
Want to see Dr. C's Gala introduction speech? Click here!
Kudo’s to the EDsnaps Community
April 23, 2021
Less than 1-week away from our inaugural GALA Awards event.
Kudo’s to Carol Lempert for her willingness to be our event ho$t
Kudo’s to all volunteers, friends, supporters, partners who donated auction items.
Kudo’s to Mary A. Alonso for preparing our student presenters
Kudo’s to all our 2021 Present Women of Impact Awardees. Through your support and active participation in our Programs you are making a difference in our students’ lives.
Three Amazing EDsnapian Volunteer Updates
March 3, 2021
Three of our wonderful volunteers have some exciting updates. What unites them is that they each have unique communication skills. They each shared an amazing story. They each gave our students a story to share.
Kudo’s to Susanne Mueller, aka the Ironwoman, on the release of her second book - Lipstick Leadership, empowering and inspiring women who dare to lead, to Lindsay Berra on the "Yogi Berra's Legacy Lives on With a 2021 Stamp”, and to Doug Roland and his team on the nomination of his short documentary “Feeling Through” on the OSCARS shortlist.
Four Doors Open
February 24, 2021
Our vision “Increase diversity in the STEM workforce” reflects itself not only in the diversification of our sponsors but also in our partnerships.
Thank you awesome sponsors and partners for your support.
Inaugural Situation Zoom
January 21, 2021
Our first Situation Zoom was a resounding success! The topic on this special “palindrome” day was the power of support between generations of powerful women. We had teams of moms and daughters from across the US join us as we discussed support networks and systems that have helped us during trying times like this.
We're looking forward to the next Situation Zoom!
Celebrate the New Year - EDsnaps Style!
January 4, 2021
Make this a special year by showing your support for EDsnaps with a wall calendar! Each month features a different design created by a student in our Summer 2020 program. Hang it by your work desk for the ultimate boost in inspiration and creativity!
Happy New Year from EDsnaps!
January 1, 2021
Wishing you a happy and healthy new year!