Thank you, STARBASE Supporters!
STARBASE Victory is truly a partnership between the Portsmouth Public School (PPS) system, the community and the 501(C)3 nonprofit corporation, STARBASE Victory, Inc. PPS endorses STARBASE and provides the schoolhouse, the highly qualified instructors and bus transportation from /to the program. Our donors provide the resources we need to support the only public-private STARBASE program currently in the United States!
STARBASE Partners Step Up During the Pandemic!
(Portsmouth, VA December 16,2021) STARBASE Victory, Inc., the early education STEM education program for all 4th, 5th , and 6 th graders in Portsmouth Public Schools, depends on its partners for funding to support curriculum materials, program specific t-shirts, technology, and graduation for each student at the end of their four-day, hands-on STEM experience. Former CEO, David Sullivan, Elizabeth River Crossing, OpCo LLC, presented a check for $15,000 to William Hayden, founder and executive director during a tour of the STARBASE school house, a facility located in the Victory Elementary School in Portsmouth. The students are representative of the 3,000 who attend STARBASE each year. 2022 marks STARBASE’s 20 th Anniversary. The organization has helped over 20,000 students to become excited about STEM education and future careers.
We thank our supporters who have made a commitment, realizing the value of keeping such a successful program stable and growing.
*Beazley Foundation, Inc.
*City of Portsmouth
*Elizabeth River Crossings
*Grove Baptist Church
*Hampton Roads Community Foundation
*Naval Sea Systems Command (Norfolk Naval Shipyard)
*Newport News Shipbuilding
*Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation
*Portsmouth Service League
*Roger Brown’s Foundation
Rotary Club of Churchland
*Rotary Club of Portsmouth
*The Virginian Pilot
*The USAA Foundation
*These organizations support STARBASE at our Partner level. When you visit the STARBASE schoolhouse, you will see their logos on our Partner Wall. Ask us how your company or foundation can become a STARBASE Partner!