STEM Educational Programs

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Program Summary:
Since 2010 MINDDRIVE has offered a STEM project-based, experiential-learning program to underserved, at-risk, culturally diverse urban teens (14-18 years old) in Kansas City's urban core. The purpose of the program is to provide technical and vocational skills, teamwork, critical thinking, structure, planning, process, success/failure, accomplishment and leadership opportunities in an environment supported by adult volunteer mentors and facilitators. 

Program Addresses: 
2615 Holmes St. • Kansas City, MO 64108

3039 Troost Ave. • Kansas City, MO 64109

816-421-1810 •


    These are the agencies that have a COMBAT-funded program with a youth-oriented emphasis or component.

    » ArtsTech's Violence Prevention Programs

    Blue Springs School District
    » Eastern Jackson County Schools Collaborative of Greater Kansas City

    Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City
    » SMART Moves (Independence)
    » SMART Moves (Kansas City)

    Calvary Community Outreach Network
    » Helping Youth Plan For Excellence

    Della Lamb Community Services

    » Della Lamb Youth Services Program

    FosterAdopt Connect
    » Community Connections Youth Project

    Hickman Mills Prevention Coalition

    » Hope Hangout

    Jackson County Family Court
    » Night Light Law Enforcement Curfew Program

    Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey
    » AileyCamp & AileyCamp The Group

    Mattie Rhodes Center
    » Mattie Rhodes Violence & Intervention Program

    » STEM Educational Programs

    Rose Brooks Center
    » Project SAFE

    Sisters In Christ
    » Safe Zone

    12th Street Heritage Development Corporation
    » Mentor KC

    United Inner City Services (UICS)
    » Child-Centered Creativity (C3)
    » Stay, Play & Learn—Violence Prevention

    Urban Ranger Corps
    » Urban Ranger Program

    Whatsoever Community Center
    » Whatsoever Youth Services

    Youth Ambassadors, Inc.
    » Youth Ambassadors Summer & School Year Programming