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Meet Our Partners

AAAS has offered GSK Science in the Summer™ (GSK SIS) in the DC metro area since 2012, partnering with community-based organizations serving children from backgrounds underrepresented in STEM. The following organizations will deliver GSK SIS in 2024 from late June to early August. 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington (BGCGW) has been a GSK SIS partner since 2012.  BGCGW serves kids and teens to ensure academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles.  

Caroline County Public Library, a long-time partner, serves families and children on the Eastern Shore. They will offer the program at the Denton Library.

City of Gaithersburg Recreation, a new partner, offers a range of summer programs to the children of Gaithersburg, a city of 71,000 people, ranked the most diverse in the US for a city of its size.

Clifton Park Baptist Church in Silver Spring, MD supports the surrounding community with a number of outreach projects, include Project Neighbor Care. GSK SIS will be part of their summer STEAM camp.  

Gaithersburg Community Museum, has indoor/outdoor interpretive spaces that provide hands-on learning centers for children that spark the imagination and exhibits that explore Gaithersburg's rich history.

Laurel Historical Society, a partner since 2012, works to preserve the cultural and historical heritage of greater Laurel and also serves its children by providing a range of summer activities for children, including GSK SIS.

Montgomery County Recreation, a new partner, has provided inclusive recreation programs and activities for the Montgomery County community since 1954.  The County is now home to over one million people.

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