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For participating in 2022 TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon

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We’re Stepping it Up for Science because…

We need to work together to promote equity in STEM, so that all children can develop the science and math literacy skills they need to succeed in tomorrow’s workforce. Children not only need to get excited about STEM, as part of the world around them, they need to see themselves as scientists and engineers through role models like Scientists in School’s community of diverse scientist-presenters. By Stepping up for Science, we’re helping make sure every voice is represented in our workforce, communities, research and scientific discoveries, and to empower today’s youth to participate fully in strong and healthy communities. Step it Up for Science with us! Donate today.


Donate, and help usStep it Up for Science! 

My team is taking part in the 2022 TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon and helping Scientists in School raise $24,000 for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) enrichment workshops across Canada.

Your donation will help bring hands-on STEM workshops to children in low income, rural and remote communities from coast to coast, giving them the opportunity to BE a scientist in school today, and BECOME the researchers, engineers and technologists we need for tomorrow. 

Every donation makes a difference for young scientists!

  • $27helps us pack neat goodies into mini science bags, one for each student in the class
  • $52helps us buy neat stuff for those mini science bags -- from salt to string to soap to stir sticks -- so each student can experiment
  • $300helps us deliver a hands-on interactive workshop for a whole classroom
  • $6,500enables us to Adopt-a-School, delivering hands-on workshops to every class and student in a low-income school
  • $12,000helps us develop a new curriculum-aligned workshop

Consider joining us and registering for the TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon to support Scientists in School. Or, follow us and share your support on social media. @sci_in_school, #STEPitUPforSTEM, #STEPitUpforScience, #ChoosetoSupportScientistsinSchool, #ChooseTORun, #TOWaterfront42K 

Let’s Step it Up for Science, together! 

We're Stepping it Up for Science!

Click on one of our team members below to make a donation.

We Stepped it Up for Science!

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Oct 28 Brent Emigh $100.00
Oct 27 Anonymous $54.63
Oct 27 Helena $56.78
Oct 27 Jane Dagworthy Good luck Erin!! $54.63
Oct 27 Karen Kendel Go Erin! So happy to help you reach your goal. $54.63
Oct 27 Janet Jackson $27.80
Oct 26 Kathi Page $54.63
Oct 26 Anonymous Keep up the great work! Undisclosed amount
Oct 24 Geoffrey $108.31
Oct 20 Diane Davy You go, Cindy, and the whole SIS team! Undisclosed amount