Math with EEES Newsletter: August 2017
On Saturday, August 5, 2017, MATH WITH EEES INC. STEM SCHOLARSHIP DINNER celebrated Excellence in Education and Community Service by awarding 8 recipients $1,000 scholarships toward their college study in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) field at the Tinley Park Convention Center.
STEM professionals, Erica Douglas, Founder & CEO, mSEED GROUP and Jesse Reynolds, ComEd Consultant & Owner of SPEC-TEC applauded scholarship recipients for taking the STEM challenge and inspired them to reach for their dreams and remember to give back to the community. Melody Birmingham-Byrd, President, Duke Energy Indiana reminded students, "as you continue your education, and later pursue your professional career, STEM-based education will provide you a strong foundation, providing the tools, knowledge, and the skills needed for your success. Your relentless pursuit of EXCELLENCE will help you strengthen that foundation and further sharpen those tools, and optimize the knowledge & skills that you’ve acquired. And lastly, the SERVICE and support you provide back to your COMMUNITY will allow you to help others begin building their own foundation."
MATH WITH EEES INC. is a non-profit organization that provides education and scholarship opportunities for Chicago and Chicagoland South Suburban area African-American students interested in pursuing a career within the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) field. www.mathwitheeesinc.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out photos from the dinner in our Photo Gallery!