1. What is STEM?
STEM is most commonly known as Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics
2. What is hEr VOLUTION?
A non-profit organization working on access to innovative education and employment services to girls and young women in STEM. hEr VOLUTION promotes increased government involvement and a change in the attitude towards gender from a young age.
3. How does hEr VOLUTION help girls and young women in STEM?
hEr VOLUTION’s main goal is to close the gender gap in STEM fields through inspiring more girls and young women to explore studies which involve science, technology, engineering and mathematics. We do this through a variety of ways such as workshops, raise awareness of the fun and innovative careers in STEM fields, talking at events and schools, and through collaboration with the STEM industries which will then support the idea of making their workplace inclusive of more women in these fields.
4. When did hEr VOLUTION become an incorporated not for profit?
hEr VOLUTION became an incorporate not for profit agency on February 14, 2013.
5. Who does hEr VOLUTION help most?
hEr VOLUTION focuses on creating opportunities for girls and young women from underprivileged neighbourhoods, low income households, and new immigrants. We also accept boys in our programs as we see that some boys fit well with girls and some have siblings enrolled with us and they want to support them.
6. Where does hEr VOLUTION hold its services?
We aim to hold our services throughout Canada in the near future but for now we serve Toronto and GTA.
7. How can people get in touch with hEr VOLUTION?
8. Should I want to make a donation to hEr VOLUTION, how can it be done?
Simple, you can easily and safely use PayPal at any time to make a donation. All of the money raised will go towards girls and young women in STEM.