Future Leaders After-School Program
EdVenture's Future Leaders program is run through its after-school program throughout the state of South Carolina. Curriculum recruits and engages at-risk middle school students from under-resourced families into leadership development and career exploration opportunities. Participants are able to form friendships with others in the program who have similar academic goals and seek leadership opportunities in their schools and communities.
Future Leaders has been recognized nationally. It received the Association of Science-Technology Centers' Leading Edge Award and was designated as one of eight museums nationally to participate in the Science Career Ladder Project through the New York Hall of Science.
Youth Development is supported by: