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Join the Team: Major Gifts Officer

2020-01-09T20:44:13+00:00

The Major Gifts Officer supports the Vice President of Development, Partnerships, & Strategy in our efforts to identify, cultivate, and steward individual donors. The Major Gifts Officer is responsible for managing and executing strategies for growing revenue from Challenger Center’s major donor program, both by identifying new major donors and increasing commitments from existing major [...]

Join the Team: Major Gifts Officer2020-01-09T20:44:13+00:00

The Importance of Giving

2019-11-25T22:59:41+00:00

As Giving Tuesday approaches, we’re highlighting the importance of giving. Contributions to nonprofits have meaningful impacts on people’s lives. That’s why at Challenger Center, we are grateful for the donors who have helped us inspire generations of innovators – Thank you. Support a Cause you Believe – We can’t do it alone. When you give [...]

The Importance of Giving2019-11-25T22:59:41+00:00

ShareSpace Education Donates Giant Mars and Moon Map™ to Challenger Learning Centers Across the Country

2019-11-19T17:28:23+00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla. – ShareSpace Education, a key program of the Aldrin Family Foundation (AFF), partnered with Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education organization, to donate three Giant Mars Map™ and one Giant Moon Map™ Interactive education packages promoting STEAM education in four Challenger Learning Centers (Challenger Learning Center at Heartland [...]

ShareSpace Education Donates Giant Mars and Moon Map™ to Challenger Learning Centers Across the Country2019-11-19T17:28:23+00:00

Join the Team: Associate, Education Technology

2019-12-06T17:07:44+00:00

The Education Technology Associate will work closely with Challenger Center staff and our software vendors to assist the development, testing, and support of the software that drives our programs. This person will build an understanding of our current and legacy systems and help execute on a technical roadmap that accommodates the technical requirements of the [...]

Join the Team: Associate, Education Technology2019-12-06T17:07:44+00:00

Join the Team: Program Director, Education

2019-11-12T16:33:19+00:00

The Program Director is a member of the Education team, which creates software-driven programs and products that are delivered to students in Challenger Learning Centers and K-12 school settings. He/she will develop and implement Challenger Center programs and products, or components of our programs and products. This could include creative development and design, content and [...]

Join the Team: Program Director, Education2019-11-12T16:33:19+00:00

Join the Team: Manager, Communications

2019-11-12T18:39:43+00:00

The Manager, Communications supports the Vice President of Communications with all internal and external marketing communications initiatives that raise awareness for Challenger Center’s mission and overall brand. S/he manages the organization’s social media presence, maintains media list, drafts a variety of marketing and PR materials, and support the Vice President of Communications with both local [...]

Join the Team: Manager, Communications2019-11-12T18:39:43+00:00

Challenger Center Welcomes New Chairman, Member to Board of Directors

2019-08-29T14:32:11+00:00

Robert Curbeam Washington – August 29, 2019 – Former NASA Astronaut and current Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems executive Robert Curbeam is the new Chairman of Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education organization. Curbeam replaces Virginia Barnes, Retired Vice President and Program Manager, Space Launch System, The Boeing Company, [...]

Challenger Center Welcomes New Chairman, Member to Board of Directors2019-08-29T14:32:11+00:00

Join the Team: Associate, Education Technology

2019-11-12T16:29:43+00:00

The Education Technology Associate will work closely with Challenger Center staff and our software vendors to assist the development, testing, and support of the software that drives our programs. This person will build an understanding of our current and legacy systems and help execute on a technical roadmap that accommodates the technical requirements of the [...]

Join the Team: Associate, Education Technology2019-11-12T16:29:43+00:00

Blue Origin Club for the Future

2019-12-11T18:04:58+00:00

On May 9, 2019, Blue Origin Founder Jeff Bezos hosted an exclusive event in Washington, DC to share his vision to go to space to benefit Earth. Challenger Center partnered with Blue Origin, bringing 40 DC-based students to witness this historic moment. The students were also given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interact personally with Mr. [...]

Blue Origin Club for the Future2019-12-11T18:04:58+00:00

2019-05-01T19:45:20+00:00

  Learn more about our new classroom-based STEM program: Download our brochure or email education@challenger.org.

2019-05-01T19:45:20+00:00