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As the stars twinkle in the vast expanse of the night sky, so too do the possibilities for discovery and education at Drake Planetarium and Science Center. We are reaching out to you, a passionate advocate for the wonders of the universe, to join us in our mission to ignite curiosity, inspire learning, and foster a love for science among individuals of all ages.

Why Drake Planetarium and Science Center Matters:

Our planetarium is not just a dome with mesmerizing celestial displays; it's a gateway to infinite knowledge and a hub for scientific exploration. Through our cutting-edge programs, immersive shows, and engaging exhibits, we bring the marvels of the cosmos closer to our community. We believe that understanding the universe sparks intellectual curiosity, encourages critical thinking, and promotes a lifelong love for learning.

Your Impact:

Your generous donation will directly contribute to:

  1. STEM Education Programs: Enabling us to expand our outreach to schools, providing hands-on learning experiences that ignite a passion for science in the next generation.

  2. Technology Upgrades: Keeping our planetarium at the forefront of innovation, ensuring that visitors experience the latest advancements in astronomy and space exploration.

  3. Community Events: Hosting free or low-cost events that make science accessible to everyone, fostering a sense of wonder and unity within our community.

  4. Scholarship Programs: Supporting underprivileged students who aspire to pursue careers in STEM fields, breaking down barriers and creating opportunities for a brighter future.

How You Can Make a Difference:

  • A donation of $50 can sponsor a student's visit, opening their eyes to the wonders of the universe.

  • A contribution of $100 helps upgrade our technology, enhancing the quality of our educational programs.

  • For a gift of $500 or more, you can become a Planetarium Patron, enjoying exclusive benefits and recognition for your commitment to science education.

Join us in Unleashing the Wonder:

Your support is vital to our success. Together, let's unlock the mysteries of the cosmos and inspire a lifelong passion for science. To make your tax-deductible donation, please visit the link below.

Thank you for being a beacon of light in the exploration of science and the pursuit of knowledge. With your help, Drake Planetarium and Science Center will continue to shine brightly for generations to come.

Your gift matters, Give Today!

Thank you for donating today and please join us at one of 2024 program events.

Drake Planetarium & Science Center is operated by Tri-State Education & Technology Foundation and is a 501(3)c nonprofit. EIN: 31-1209362

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