Mission: Iridescent creates and delivers powerful science, engineering and technology education to help underprivileged young people develop curiosity, creativity and perseverance.
Results: We are a volunteer driven organization. Over the past 10 years:
* Iridescent has directly served over 63,000 participants, inspiring children, youth, and parents to develop their curiosity, perseverance, and interest in science.
* Iridescent has trained over 3,500 volunteer professional engineers, undergraduates, and graduate students and professional women in technology.
Target demographics: under-served and underrepresented young people -- particularly girls
Geographic areas served: US and internationally
Programs: Curiosity Machine, a science and engineering learning platform and program for K-8 students and Technovation, a technology entrepreneurship program for middle and high school girls.