Campaign Update | 2020 MILESTONE YEAR
Thank you to these individuals and corporations who joined
our Pivotal Partners in 2020 and provided financial support towards
the vision to create a world-class science center for Northern Virginia!

The Boothe Family Fund
Fran Craig, Unanet Founder
Dee Dodson Morris
Lockheed Martin
The Matthew Korn and Cynthia Miller Family Foundation
Micron Foundation
The Shrivastava Family
Van Metre Companies Foundation
Thank you to our Pivotal Partners!
Save-the-Date: First Look Architecture Webinar with HGA
Save-the-date on January 26, 2021 at 1:00pm for our First Look Architecture Webinar. Architects from HGA will share the design inspiration for the building, interior and exterior renderings, and floorplans for Northern Virginia's science center. Keep an eye on your inbox for an email invitation and reserve your spot!
Congratulations Northwest Federal Credit Union!
Congratulations and kudos to our Pivotal Partner, Northwest Federal Credit Union for receiving Governor Ralph Northam's 2020 Volunteerism and Community Service Award as an Outstanding Corporation and for receiving Leadership Fairfax's 2020 Northern Virginia Leadership Award for Corporate Responsibility! Northwest has made a strong commitment to their community by implementing a powerful community service initiative: “Transforming Lives Through Acts of We.” The credit union team collaborates with many local organizations, including the Children’s Science Center, to build valuable relationships that transform and inspire lives across our region every day. The Science Center team is thrilled to recognize Northwest’s transformative leadership as the Lead Building Naming Sponsor of the future Science Center. 

Thank you, Northwest, for being an Outstanding Corporation and a leading STEM Champion!
Building a Vibrant STEM Ecosystem
On November 18, 2020, the Center held the first in series of Community Conversations exploring the creation of a vibrant STEM ecosystem in Northern Virginia. Thank you to the 50 members of our community who joined the lively discussion between Executive Director Nene Spivy, Battelle's Regina Schofield, and Virginia Tech's Jim Egenrieder. We look forward to welcoming you to the next installment in this series in February 2021!
For more information about the campaign to build Northern Virginia's science center contact:

Margaret Cartier, Campaign Manager