West Palm Beach: STEAM Learning Opportunities

Annette Urso Rickel Foundation Empowers West Palm Beach with Substantial Investment in STEAM Education

West Palm Beach, Florida — The Annette Urso Rickel Foundation proudly announces a groundbreaking initiative aimed at catalyzing science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) education in West Palm Beach, Florida. With a commitment to fostering innovation and shaping future leaders, the foundation is set to propel the city toward becoming a STEM & STEAM destination.

Recognizing the pivotal role of education in driving progress and innovation, the Annette Urso Rickel Foundation has allocated significant resources to subsidize STEAM learning programs in West Palm Beach. This strategic investment is designed to empower students with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in an increasingly complex and technology-driven world.

The foundation’s visionary approach extends beyond the city limits, with the overarching goal of positioning Florida as a hub for STEM & STEAM excellence. By nurturing a generation of creative thinkers and problem solvers, the Annette Urso Rickel Foundation aims to contribute to the state’s economic growth and technological advancement.

Furthermore, the foundation aspires to play a key role in elevating the United States into a global engineering and math powerhouse. Through targeted initiatives and partnerships, the Annette Urso Rickel Foundation seeks to bridge educational gaps, inspire curiosity, and unlock the full potential of students across the nation.

“We believe that investing in education is an investment in the future,” said Jay Rickel-Finnegan. “By subsidizing STEAM learning in West Palm Beach and beyond, we aim to cultivate a workforce that is not only proficient in STEM disciplines but also equipped with the creativity and adaptability needed to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.”

The Annette Urso Rickel Foundation invites collaboration from educators, community leaders, and businesses to join hands in realizing this ambitious vision. Together, we can create a legacy of innovation, empower the next generation, and position the United States at the forefront of global STEM and STEAM leadership.

About the Annette Urso Rickel Foundation: The Annette Urso Rickel Foundation is a philanthropic organization committed to advancing education and the arts. Guided by a vision of a better, more equitable world, the foundation supports initiatives that empower individuals and communities to reach their full potential.

To learn more about how we are working to improve our community, or for media inquiries, please contact: mylinh@rickelfoundation.org

To begin the application process for your STEAM project, please Apply here.