Sponsors and Partners


The Neubauer Family Foundation

Our catalyzing sponsor, the Neubauer Family Foundation funded
the Coalition’s launch with a three-year $75,000 challenge grant.


The School District of Philadelphia

Dr. William Hite, Superintendent
Paula Don, Director of Gifted and Talented Programs



Timothy McKenna, President, Central High School
Michael Johnson, Director, Central High School Robotics


Pennsylvania FIRST Tech Challenge

Thomas Zawislak, FIRST Tech Challenge Affiliate Partner
Dave Hackett, Vice Chair


The Philadelphia Activities Fund

Councilmember Maria Quiñones-Sánchez
Councilmember Cherelle Parker
Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson