GiveNOLA, an initiative of the Greater New Orleans Foundation, is a one-day online giving event. For 24 hours, you can support Core Element and other favorite local causes. Schedule your donation in advance or give on GiveNOLA day Tuesday, May 7 to Core Element at

Your GiveNOLA Day gift to Core Element ensures FREE STEM professional development opportunities for K – 12 math and science teachers that provide tools and resources in the classroom that help spark student interest and success in in STEM — Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

Plus, your donation supports scholarships for students who qualify for free or reduced lunch to attend Core Element’s Hands-On STEM Summer Camps to explore robotics, coding, digital forensics, STEM careers, and more! Students also develop critical skills in reasoning, analytical thinking, problem solving, leadership, and team building.

Please consider a gift to Core Element on GiveNOLA Day, Tuesday, May 7 and help create a bright future for students in STEM.  Make your donation HERE.

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Promoting Quality Teaching

University of New Orleans
UNO TRAC Center, Suite 227
University of New Orleans Lakefront
New Orleans, LA 70122

Jan Brenan

Tracey Zelden, M.S., Ed.S.
Director of Education

Michelle Mangum
Administrative Assistant

Greater New Orleans STEM Initiative
dba Core Element
P O Box 6123
Metairie, LA 70009