|MFS Community Resources||Basic Organization Information|
|Organization Name||Purpose Statement||Website link|
49ers STEAM Education Program
The 49ers Museum presented by Sony is a two-level, 20,000 square foot space dedicated to showcasing the past, present, and future of the 49ers organization and its commitment to education and innovation.
Amazon Watch is a nonprofit organization founded in 1996 to protect the rainforest and advance the rights of indigenous peoples in the Amazon Basin. We partner with indigenous and environmental organizations in campaigns for human rights, corporate accountability and the preservation of the Amazon's ecological systems.
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
The purpose of the American Geophysical Union is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity.
Association for Women in Science
AWIS is a global network that inspires bold leadership, research, and solutions that advance women in STEM, spark innovation, promote organizational success, and drive systemic change.
California Academy of Sciences
The California Academy of Sciences is a renowned scientific and educational institution dedicated to exploring, explaining, and sustaining life on Earth.
California Nurses Association
National Nurses United, with more than 150,000 members in every state, is the largest union and professional association of registered nurses in U.S. history.
Californians for Green Nuclear Power
To support construction of nuclear reactors, increased reactor safety through the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and research, and development and construction of superior new generation reactors.
Learning is an adventure…it should feel like one. Edventure More (“EDMO” for short) was co-founded in 2004 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit by Ed Caballero and Sharon Mor. With over 20+ years of combined experience in the fields of out-of-school time learning, enrichment and motivational programming, they set out to create a STEAM camp where learning felt like an adventure and kids could build lifelong character skills.
Citizens' Climate Lobby, San Mateo Chapter
We exist to create the political will for climate solutions by enabling individual breakthroughs in the exercise of personal and political power.
Cool Effect is a crowdfunding platform that provides individuals the opportunity to support carbon emissions reductions by funding carbon-reducing projects around the world.
CSUMB Science Illustration Graduate Program
One of the most prestigious programs of its kind in the nation, the Science Illustration Certificate at CSUMB prepares students who are sought after by renowned institutions and publications around the world.
Entomological Society of America
The Entomological Society of America (ESA) is the largest organization in the world serving the professional and scientific needs of entomologists and individuals in related disciplines.
|Lawrence Hall of Science|
Since the Hall opened to the public in 1968, learning by doing has been core to all of our programs. We emphasize science inquiry as well as science content. We know that children learn more effectively and develop stronger interests in science and math if they engage with the subject through hands-on investigations.
Manylabs is a nonprofit community for science enthusiasts, located in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco. By collaborating at the intersections of science, technology, and civic engagement, we aim to inspire advancement and innovation to address real-world problems and fuel civic change, which we call “science for good.”
|Mission Science Workshop|
The Mission Science Workshops are bilingual community science centers that provide hands-on science enrichment activities to underserved youth from low-income communities, their schools and families.
NeuroEducate has three aims: research, education, and making tools. We conduct research on the brain, we share knowledge about how to make our brains better, and we build and disseminate tools that help us learn more about how our brains work - and that help us upgrade ourselves.
NextGen America acts politically to prevent climate disaster, promote prosperity, and protect the fundamental rights of every American.
Our mission is to empower the world’s citizens to advance space science and exploration. We advocate for space and planetary science funding in government, inspire and educate people around the world, and develop and fund groundbreaking space science and technology.
Public Library of Science (PLOS)
PLOS was founded in 2001 as a nonprofit Open Access publisher, innovator and advocacy organization with a mission to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
|Reef Check California|
Founded in 1996, the Reef Check Foundation exists to help preserve the oceans and reefs which are critical to our survival, yet are being destroyed. With headquarters in Los Angeles and volunteer teams in more than 90 countries and territories, Reef Check works to protect tropical coral reefs and California rocky reefs through education, research and conservation.
|Science Action Committee|
WE DEFEND THE VALIDITY OF SCIENTIFIC FINDINGS. We believe that climate change is one of the most pressing issues ever faced by humanity, one that threatens the future of our planet. We stand in opposition to the incoming administration which questions the fundamental principles of science.
|SFSU SACNAS Chapter|
The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is a national organization that aims to increase the representation of underrepresented minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields.
Sierra Nevada Aquatic Research Laboratory
With a fully equipped modern laboratory and computing facilities, the Sierra Nevada Aquatic Research Laboratory (SNARL) serves as a major center for research for the eastern Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley. The site features a human-made experimental stream system consisting of nine meandering channels used for research on stream hydrology and ecology.
STEMtrunk: The Subscription Rental Box for High Quality STEM Toys
Strategic Energy Innovations
Strategic Energy Innovations (SEI), a nonprofit organization established in 1997, creates green communities by designing sustainability programs around the four key sectors that make up the foundation of all communities: education, housing, government, and the workforce.
|Taste of Science|
taste of science is an annual festival in cities across the United States. We also have ongoing events in some cities. Every year our audience grows and we add new locations.
|Tech Stands Up|
Tech Stands Up is a grassroots movement giving a voice to the rapidly growing concerns about policies affecting the tech community and its users. We believe in creating a space that respects, empowers and includes all.
|UC Berkeley CLEAR|
The vision of CLEAR is to transform healthcare delivery by providing the knowledge to help organizations eliminate waste and create greater value resulting in the continuous improvement of patients’ outcomes and experience of care, population health, and reduced growth in the cost of care.
Union of Concerned Scientists
The Union of Concerned Scientists puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet’s most pressing problems. Joining with people across the country, we combine technical analysis and effective advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for a healthy, safe, and sustainable future.
Women’s March San Francisco
The Women's March is a national movement to unify and empower everyone who stands for human rights, civil liberties, and social justice for all. We stand together in solidarity for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families -- recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.