Picture-Left to right celebrities that supported the Summer Program: Vida Blue (top table blue shirt), Frankenberg Foundation (gray jacket) and Jimmy Neal (white shirt)
The 2019 Science Summer Program,- “We All Win With STEM” Competition Day was held June 4th at Cherrywood Elementary School in San Jose. Godfather Motorbike Extraordinaire, partnered with the Future STEM Foundation and the Frankenberg Family Foundation to provide access to educational tools in science and math through group activities to encourage students to embrace STEM career choices.
All of the students received GME goodie bags filled with school supplies: pens, mechanical pencils, crayons, books and fun things too for the summer: paddle boards, Nerf balls, basketballs, bats and baseballs, raquetball paddles, puzzles and items for beach or pool fun. The competition offered a chance to win $150.00 Foot Locker Gift Certificate, and a chance to advance to the state competition to win a Nintendo Switch as the grand prize for the state championship.
Snacks were also served as well as a red carpet interview for the youngsters to discuss their projects pertaining to their career goals.
Winner of the Local Prize Competition – Rithvik Jan of Cherrywood Elementary School
Jimmy Neal (at table) and instructor Julian Rose (standing) looks on as Rithvik Jan is now a local Winner of the STEM Future Foundation Competition day! He celebrates his victory with a trophy and $150.00 gift certificate to Foot Locker. He has earn the chance to compete in the upcoming Statewide Championship where the grand prize will be an Nintendo Switch.