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Supporting Women in Science
Supporting Women in Science is a 501-C3 charitable organization that supports programs for young women to learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
All donations are tax-deductible, and provide scholarships for women studying STEM, and support for research where women are the principle investigators.
Donate by Check
Please write check out to "Supporting Women in Science" and mail to:
11778 Stonegate Lane
Columbia, MD, 21044  
Previous years' proceeds have gone to the following organizations. If you'd prefer, you can make your donation directly to these charities by clicking the links below: 

Locally: The Patti Reilly Memorial Scholarship:

Cultivating Passion for the Environment  

This scholarship is named for our Cardno colleague Patti Reilly, who was killed in an automobile accident in 2013. The fund was started by her family to make sure that girls from Patti’s local high school had an opportunity to further their interests in biology and environmental science.


Nationally: AAUW Tech Trek Summer Camps:

Sparking STEM Interest in the Young

Tech Trek is a weeklong summer camp held on college campuses for girls entering the eighth grade. At Tech Trek, campers learn how STEM fields solve the world’s biggest problems and discover careers that align with their passions. When girls are empowered to fight stereotypes and follow their dreams, they pursue STEM in high school, college, and beyond.  

Internationally: The Malala Fund

Advocating for a world where every girl can complete 12 years of free, safe, quality education. 

Since 2013, the Malala Fund has worked to empower girls across the globe, and to make the policy and resource changes that are needed to ensure that girls everywhere receive education. 

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