CASE FOR SUPPORT 2024
Support Our Vision: Establishing the Tech and Innovation Center in Rochester, NY
Mission Fulfilled 2030 embarks on an ambitious journey to raise $2.45 million for a transformative project in Rochester, NY. This capital campaign is not just about building a center; it's about creating a future where young Black males are empowered, skilled, and integral to the tech community.
Breakdown of Funding Needs:
- Acquisition of the Tech and Innovation Center: $700,000
- This funding will enable us to acquire a permanent space for our programs, laying the foundation for a hub of learning, innovation, and community development.
- Technology Equipment and Buildout: $250,000
- Investment in state-of-the-art technology and equipment is crucial. This funding will ensure that our center is equipped with the latest tools and resources necessary for cutting-edge STEM education.
- Launch of Certified Black Boys Program: $500,000
- This program aims to provide industry-standard certifications in IT, cybersecurity, AI, and coding. The funding will cover curriculum development, instructor fees, and program materials.
- Youth Tech Entrepreneurs Program: $250,000
- Focused on nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit, this program requires funding for mentorship, resources, and support systems to guide young innovators in their tech business ventures.
- Full-time Staff: $750,000
- To ensure the success and sustainability of our programs, we need a dedicated team. This funding will cover the salaries of 5 full-time staff members for a year, including educators, program coordinators, and administrative personnel.
Why Support Us?
- Impact on the Community: Our programs are designed to address the educational and economic disparities faced by Black families in Rochester, NY.
- Empowering Future Leaders: We are not just educating; we are molding future leaders, innovators, and community builders.
- Sustainable Change: With a focus on long-term skills and career development, we're contributing to sustainable change in the tech industry.
Join Us in Making a Difference
Your support can help turn this vision into a reality. Every contribution, big or small, brings us closer to creating a world where young Black males have equal opportunities to succeed and lead in the tech industry.
Together, let's build a future where diversity, innovation, and community go hand in hand. Donate today and be a part of this groundbreaking journey.