#keeplearning matching corporate and individual donations

If you would like to offer a donation or matching donation greater than $2500, please contact Edie Dobrez, Executive Director by clicking here.


Homewood Science Center continues to foster STEM learning despite COVID-19 and you can help. 

Since March 2020, we've delivered over 5,000 PopUp SCIENCE @Home hands-on learning kits to families in the south suburbs. Our kits are free of charge and available in English and Spanish. They feature STEM activities and materials to spark curiosity and exploration.  


Homewood Science Center is a vital resource to the youth & families from:

  • City of Harvey / Restoration Ministries Inc.

  • City of Chicago Heights / Harold Colbert Jones Memorial Center

  • Boys & Girls Club of Ford Heights / Medgar Edgars Primary Academic Center (PreK-4)

  • Chicago House and Social Service Agency

  • Cook County School District 130 / Blue Island

  • Family Development Center of Governors State University

  • General George Patton School District 133 / Riverdale

  • Prairie Hills District 144 / Markham

  • Safari Life Child Care / Lynwood

  • Sauk Village School District 168

  • South Suburban Council / East Hazel Crest

  • Village of Park Forest / Operation Freedom 

  • Village of Homewood / Homewood School District 153

  • Village of Flossmoor / Flossmoor School District 161


Please support our #keeplearning fundraiser by making a donation and joining our  

online #keeplearning AUCTION & free CONCERT on Sunday August 2nd at 7pm.

Homewood Science Center continues to support family engagement with the #keeplearning video series.

#keeplearning video series by Homewood Science Center is designed to support families in adapting to the educational shifts caused by Covid-19. Featuring Patty Messersmith, Homewood Science Center Board of Directors and Senior Educator at Museum of Science and Industry, #keeplearning video series shares tips and best practices to keep families learning at home. 

#keeplearning video series is sponsored by Gloria Jean’s Coffees in Homewood, Illinois.


While our doors have been closed since March, Homewood Science Center continues to serve families with hands-on activities by partnering with organizations, schools, and municipalities.

Watch our Covid-19 update to hear from Edie Dobrez, Executive Director, on how Homewood Science Center has responded to the needs of our families and communities throughout the pandemic.

Thank you to Spin Artist for sponsoring and producing this message.

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