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STEAM is Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. We bring STEAM programs to underserved communities like Boyle Heights to enable its youth to compete for the jobs of the future. Learn More


We empower students in Boyle Heights to reach their dreams of a college degree through College Track, a comprehensive program providing social and academic support to over 300 high school students a year. Learn More


We provide future visionaries, leaders and innovators with financial assistance for a world-class education. Since 2009 the Scholarship program has awarded more than $800,000 to qualifying students in need of financial support. Learn More

News Students Demo Apps to Mayor Eric Garcetti at the Latest Hack for L.A.

Over 500 coders get together to make apps for social good at Los Angeles City Hall, including over 150 middle and high school students.
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STEM & GIS in Schools with Amber Case, Charlie Fitzpatrick, and Roosevelt High School

Esri staff discuss STEM, K-12 education, and the important GIS work students are doing at Roosevelt High School. Read More


The Pyramidi: A Digital Revolution Exhibit

The Pyramidi is a collaborative multimedia project by and Yuri Suzuki, created for the… Read More

Boyle Heights Student Coder Speaks at Dreamforce

Boyle Heights student Cynthia Erenas shares her inspirational story onstage at #DF14, outlining the positive… Read More

Hack for L.A. Kicks Off in Boyle Heights!

Hack for L.A. brings together the city's best coders and civic hackers to help solve… Read More for the National Day of Civic Hacking challenges Americans to hack for civic good and make apps for their cities and… Read More

Hack for L.A. 2014 at Los Angeles City Hall

On May 31 - June 1, 2014, Foundation helped organize the first ever hackathon… Read More What Most Schools Don’t Teach

A short message from Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg,, NBA all-star Chris Bosh, Drew Houston… Read More

Dassault Systems Mentors FIRST Robotics Students FIRST Robotics students in Boyle Heights receive valuable mentorship from Dassault Systemes, provider of… Read More FIRST: My Robot is Better Than Your Robot

Science is rock and roll. Find out why geeks are the coolest people from,… Read More Scholars Present GIS Mapping Projects at Esri User Conference Scholars from Roosevelt High School in Boyle Heights were part of the lineup at… Read More and The Prince’s Trust launch new education initiative

Musician and philanthropist has launched a new Prince's Trust scheme to engage disadvantaged young… Read More