The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
- Provide day-to-day leadership in pursuing the GirlsInSTEM initiative - Deploy the implementation program Research-Advocate-Intervene and recruit volunteer to execute the specific tasks - Interact with corporate groups (Employee Resource Groups) focused on the promotion of women and invite their support - Be the liaison with the student sororities from local universities - Represent JerseySTEM (attend, speak) in public functions, conferences,... - Coordinate Grants requests relative to Girls In STEM JerseySTEM is a network co-op of parents, professionals, students and educators whose goal is to promote excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math ("STEM") education. We are dedicated to partnering with local schools and other organizations to create and enhance STEM-oriented educational opportunities as part of students' paths towards college and career readiness, and to develop effective STEM programs and initiatives that engage students and educators. JerseySTEM is also committed to bridging the gender gap in STEM education and sharing STEM-related opportunities with underprivileged students and communities.