Hands-on Math Engineering and Science (H.O.M.E.S.)

Est. 2013
Contact: homes@jlminneapolis.org

Mission

To engage and equip parents with ways to continue Math, Engineering and Science activities through hands-on projects in their homes.

Location

Monthly family nights/conferences are held at Green Central and Partnership Academy. Two large-scale events in partnership with GEMS/GISE  (Girls in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science/Guys in Science and Engineering) are held at various Minneapolis Public Schools.

Community Impact

Each school year, over 50 families of kids K-5 attend monthly events (8 family nights and 4 conferences). Additionally, two large-scale events in partnership with GEMS/GISE reach 400-500 families and deliver STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) activities to engage parents and students.