Winter Happenings at STEM From Dance

Winter Happenings at STEM From Dance


In our eNewsletter, we like to share student stories and testimonials, and this season’s comes from Jenelle, one of our summer students. She sent us this in an email earlier this fall:

“I just wanted to take the time out to say thank you again for the wonderful experience at STEM from dance. I learned a lot the past two years at this program. Last year was rough for me but we grew a bond and I had so much fun performing and showcasing our inventions that I just had to join again….This program really opened my eyes to the world of STEM. When people would talk to me about joining the STEM field, I would tell them no because I thought I wouldn’t be successful at it.

I am really grateful for my experience and I would most likely join next summer too…Thanks for my two great summers at this program.”


Today, December 1st, 2015 is #GivingTuesday.

Now in its fourth year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Observed on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Celebrate #GivingTuesday this year by supporting STEM From Dance. Visit to give.


CCTV America has recently featured STEM From Dance on one of their Close Up segments, which shine a light on organizations and people who are making a difference in their communities in new and exciting ways. Check out what we had to show them in the video below!

STEM From Dance: Girls swing to success




Our Back to School Bash on October 14th could not have gone better, and it’s all thanks to you! It was a huge success, and we cannot thank you enough for your support and generosity. Check out some pictures from the night below!

Curious as to who won the coveted auction items? Click here to be taken to a list of winners.


A special thanks goes out to Promethean IT, our Corporate Sponsor for our Back to School Bash Event. We could not have done it without you!


Want to support STEM From Dance but not make your wallet sad? It’s not too late to volunteer for our Spring (and even our Fall) semesters. Come help our STEM and Dance coaches get our girls ready for their end-of-semester showcases, or be there from the very beginning and join us for our new classes starting in spring! For more information, email 


STEM From Dance is currently looking for a Lead STEM Instructor. Do you or someone you know have teaching experience and is also an incredible leader and motivator? Read the job description here and email with any questions.


STEM From Dance is now participating in Amazon Smile!

Now you can contribute to our cause through every purchase you make on Amazon. Just go to and search for STEM From Dance to add them as your Amazon Smile partner organization. Through this program, a small percentage of your Amazon purchases will go to STEM From Dance. Donating has never been easier!

Does your employer match donations?
If you have made a donation to SFD, let us know if your employer will match it and we’ll help make that happen. Email




Want to see our students in action?

The girls of South Bronx Early College Academy are gearing up for their end of semester showcase!
  • WHERE: 423 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY 10454 in the 8th Floor Music Room
  • WHEN: Friday, December 11th @ 4pm.
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