Grace Place Campers Learn How Muni Bonds Builds Bridges

2013-07-25T00:00:22+00:00July 25th, 2013|General News|

Wasmer, Schroeder & Company (WSC) hosted 40 Grace Place middle school summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Camp students for a tutorial of a day in the life of money management.  Held throughout the WSC’s office, including its trading floor, students were exposed to much more than just an overview of the firm’s landscape.  [...]

Grace Place STEM Campers Learn about Green Jobs

2013-07-22T00:00:39+00:00July 22nd, 2013|General News|

Forty future leaders toured the Collier County Landfill and Renewable Energy Facility to learn about green job opportunities at Waste Management. The middle school students are participating in a summer STEM enrichment curriculum through Grace Place for Children and Families. The goal of the program is to educate the students on different career opportunities and [...]

Summer STEM Campers Visit the Collier County Crime Scene Unit

2013-07-19T00:00:26+00:00July 19th, 2013|General News|

Participants in Grace Place’s STEM Camp morphed into CSI investigators Wednesday during an interactive presentation by Collier County Sheriff’s Office Chief of Community Engagement Stephanie Spell. The 40 middle-school campers donned latex gloves and learned what it’s like to work in a Crime Scene unit. During their visit campers performed three exercises designed to give [...]

Thanks to IBERIABANK for a great tour

2013-06-19T00:00:27+00:00June 19th, 2013|General News|

 IBERIABANK hosted 40 Grace Place middle school summer STEM Camp students for a bank tour on Monday, June 17, 2013. Held at IBERIABANK’s Naples headquarters at 2150 Goodlette Road North, students were exposed to much more than just dollars and cents. Professionals from IBERIABANK shared the fundamentals of how a bank operates, career opportunities available [...]

Community School hosts Grace Place summer campers

2013-06-14T00:00:12+00:00June 14th, 2013|General News|

THANK YOU! To THE COMMUNITY SCHOOL OF NAPLES Upper School students from The Community School of Naples hosted Grace Place elementary summer campers during Teen Angel Camp, June 10-13. Classes included math, reading, science, computer, art and physical education, based on daily themes of space, pirates, circus and sports.

‘Ready, set, go’ time at Grace Place

2013-06-12T00:00:46+00:00June 12th, 2013|General News|

It's 'ready, set, go' time for our 10 summer college interns as 142 elementary and middle school summer campers arrive on campus. With a varied background of career studies from business to education, psychology to seminary, this year's interns attend different colleges and universities throughout Florida and as far away as Skidmore College in Up-State [...]