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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 program providing comprehensive academic and social support. Learn More


We provide young 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


TRANS4M 2015 Gala Raises $800,000 hosted his fourth annual TRANS4M event benefiting the Foundation Read More at Davos to Promote 'New Way of Learning' attends annual meeting of the World Economic Forum to discuss the power of STEAM education. Read More FIRST Team Wins FTC Motivate Award

Our middle school robotics team wins an award at their first-ever competition! Read More Students Get Coding at Winter Hackathon

Over 70 youth coders gather for annual winter hackathon in Boyle Heights. Read More Sent These Four Kids To College In 2009. They Didn't Let Him Down.

The first recipients of the Scholarship have graduated, here's what they are up to now. Read More

Videos Speaks to 2015 Esri Developer Summit Audience beams into the 2015 Esri Developer Summit and speaks to Esri founder Jack Dangermond… 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

The Pyramidi: A Digital Revolution Exhibit

The Pyramidi is a collaborative multimedia project by and Yuri Suzuki, created for the… Read More Student Coder Speaks at Dreamforce

Boyle Heights student Cynthia Erenas shares her inspirational story onstage at #DF14, outlining the positive… 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 What Most Schools Don’t Teach

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

NASA: The Making of “Reach for the Stars” with

On August 28, 2012, for the first time in history, a recorded song was beamed… Read More