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FCA Foundation Invests $1.6 Million to Advance Educational Opportunities for Detroit-area Students

November 14, 2019

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Today, a FCA Foundation, a free arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, announced a recipients of a 2019 educational grants (totaling $1,650,000). The grantees, all of whom are focused on improving educational outcomes for Detroit-area students, yield a far-reaching array of in-classroom, after school, summer and weekend programming. 

“The FCA Foundation recognizes a shortcoming to assistance build clever and tolerable communities,” pronounced Christine Estereicher, Director – FCA Foundation, Civic Engagement State Affairs. “We trust that this idea can usually be satisfied by investing in Detroit’s immature people, providing them with educational opportunities as good as life skills that will assistance them grow and flower for years to come.”

Among a 17 educational and nonprofit organizations receiving an FCA Foundation grant, Cranbrook Institute of Science will use a extend to move a hands-on science, technology, engineering and arithmetic (STEM) module to K-12 students during Detroit Enterprise Academy, as good as to students in southeast and executive Michigan. This programming demonstrates a tolerable indication of educational instruction that offers STEM training and a real-world focus and apparatus efficiency. 

“Cranbrook Institute of Science is committed to transforming students, families and communities by STEM and environmental preparation programs of a top peculiarity and impact,” pronounced Dr. Michael Stafford, Ph.D., Director of Cranbrook Institute of Science. “We are gay to have a FCA Foundation, an classification as committed and ardent about these issues as we are, as a partner in this critical work.”

2019 FCA Foundation Grant Recipients
 

About FCA Foundation
The FCA Foundation, a free arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, supports free organizations and initiatives that assistance commission people, build strong, volatile communities and beget suggestive and quantifiable governmental impacts quite in a margin of education.

About Cranbrook Institute of Science
Cranbrook Institute of Science, Michigan’s Museum of Natural History, located in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. has been enchanting learners of all ages and interests in educational programs and practice given 1930. The Institute of Science seeks to pull scholarship and preparation together by permanent exhibits, a roving vaunt hall, interactive programs including exploreLAB, special events, margin trips, and some-more than 20,000 artifacts on display. With some-more than 200,000 visitors any year, Cranbrook Institute of Science continues to play a poignant purpose in building a scientifically lettered open in astronomy, physics, chemistry, and other sciences. For information about acknowledgment pricing, museum hours, and apropos a member call 248.645.3200 or revisit http://science.cranbrook.edu.
 
Cranbrook Institute of Science is a partial of Cranbrook Educational Community; a 501(c)3 non-profit whose National Historic Landmark campus also includes Cranbrook Academy of Art, Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research, Cranbrook House Gardens, Cranbrook Schools, and other dependent informative and educational programs.