Our Partners' Programs


Broadcom Foundation - Broadcom Foundation was founded to inspire and enable young people to enter careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) through partnerships with local schools, colleges, universities and non-profit organizations.

 The Edwards Lifesciences Fund  to support advancements in knowledge and improvements in quality of life, focusing primarily upon cardiovascular disease and the communities where our employees live and work. The Fund’s mission is fulfilled by making cash grants to qualified charitable organizations. 

Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers - IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.

Junior Achievement- Southern California’s largest organization dedicated to educating students about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs.

Mathobotix- The mission of Mathobotix is to inspire an appreciation of science and technology in young people and to support grade level academic learning by using educational robotics as a progressive learning platform.

National Lab Day - This nationwide initiative builds local communities of support that will foster ongoing collaborations among volunteers, students and educators, scientists, engineers, other STEM professionals. Members of the community are working together with educators and students to bring discovery-based science experiences to students in grades K-12. When an educator posts a project, our system will help them get the resources needed to bring that project to fruition. The site is a matching service for teachers who need support

Orange County Business Council - a regional, private-sector alliance of companies diligently working to improve business and economic growth as a means to enhance the quality of life in Orange County.

Orange County Coastkeeper - Orange County Coastkeeper has trained thousands of students and citizens through public meetings, educational events and promotional campaigns. The long-term goal is to protect and preserve all of Orange County's water bodies and restore them to healthy, fully functioning systems that will protect recreational uses and aquatic life.
Project GPS2 - Project GPS² was developed specifically to increase awareness of the exciting STEM career opportunities, available both now and in the future, and encourage more of our nation’s students to take up a major in a STEM field. Through fun events involving elementary through college-age students, as well as community and business leaders, we hope to ignite a passion for STEM in the upcoming generations.

Project Tomorrow - is a collaborative effort between educators, businesses, the community dedicated to raising K-12 science education in Orange County to world-class standards.

  Toshiba America Foundation - Toshiba America Foundation (TAF) grants fund the projects ideas and materials teachers need to innovate in their math and science classrooms. TAF is interested in funding projects designed by teachers or small teams of teachers for use in their own schools.

 Vital Link OC - Vital Link is a concept initiated by the American Business Conference with the goal of matching high school students' education with the needs of their future employees.