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Star Tech Global Academy [STGA]
To enhance the pipeline for STEM diversity, Star Tech Global Academy uniquely provides Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education and support to at-risk, underrepresented youth using our innovative Star Tech Fleet for mobile workshops.
Star Tech Global Academy is a nonprofit initiative of the 501(c)(3) Renaissance 21. All donations are fully tax deductible.
Spotlight: The Coders' Club
at Garfield Teen Life Center!
Star Tech Global Academy collaborated with education partner Garfield Teen Life Center to host a Coder's Club workshop in Fall 2019. Each student successfully completed a website for our local community partner Nevzat's Espresso, a minority-owned small business. Each student received a completion certificate and their completion rewards, pictured below. This program was made possible by our individual donors and our lead partners Nordstrom Cares and the City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods. You can view some of the student websites below! Tap the learn more button to see more about our workshops and how you can get involved!
NEWS AND EVENTS
Giving Back to the Future 2021
Our main annual community building event is here! Come meet like-minded folks engaged with the mission of STEM/STEAM diversity, learn about STEM/STEAM resources, and have some fun!
WHEN: Sat Aug 21st 6:30-9:30pm PST (9:30pm-12:30am EST), our annual Giving Back to the Future charity mixer returns in a hybrid in-person + virtual format.
• LIVE DJ: 6:30 - 9:30pm PST
• AUCTION TIME: 6:30 - 8:30pm PST
• TRIVIA: 7:00 - 7:45pm PST
• RAFFLE: 7:00 - 9:00pm PST
WHERE: Online via Zoom, or in-person at Nine Hats Wines located inside SODO Urbanworks in Seattle. it is a COVID-compliant space with an open wall and high ceilings for fresh air flow + outdoor seating.
WHAT: Mixer, networking, DJ, silent auction, raffle, and trivia + more!
Get tickets & RSVP via button below! We'd love to see you there!
Over 20 Businesses have Pledged Donations!
Casita International ~ Woodinville Whiskey Co. ~ Seattle Sounders FC ~ Aquasox ~ Label Peelers ~ Nuflours ~ DeLille Cellars ~ Museum Quality Framing ~ Jamjuree ~ The Beer Authority ~ Amazon ~ Nine Hats Wines ~ Chuka Glass ~ Green Meadow Landscaping ~ El Gaucho/Aqua ~ Wendy Sobol ~ Starbucks ~ Sees Candies ~ Stella & Dot ~ Ever ~ Aveda
EVENT: Walk-Jog-Bike-a-Thon Weekend 2020!
SAVE THE DATE: Sat - Sun Sep. 26-27
TIME: All Weekend!
Build community, learn about STEM/STEAM resources, & help raise awareness for the mission of STEM Diversity!
Want to participate? Pledge your workout online below! We count participants to show community engagement which helps us apply for grants and keep our programs accessible.
Giving Back to the Future 2020!
EVENT: Virtual Paint & Sip Charity Party!
SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY JUNE 20, 2020
TIME: 7:00 - 8:30pm (PST)
PAINT: Live painting from artist Stephanie Morales. Optional paint-along available: purchase paint kits here. $5 from every kit is donated! Free local pickup, $7 shipping. See eventbrite page for details on purchasing your own supplies from Michaels.
PLEDGE: Donate & win prizes! 100% of proceeds benefit Star Tech Global Academy.
FREE event. Donations welcome but not required. Donate here!
RSVP for Zoom link and password!
We can't wait to see you all for some much needed social time. Don't forget to RSVP and add the event to your calendar!
Our free after school workshop for beginners was a Success! During the workshop, participants
learned the fundamentals of using a website editor (Wix.com) and used these skills to develop mobile and desktop websites for themselves and for a local small business. Thank you Nevzat's Espresso and Congratulations to all of our participants!!