Thomases Family Endowment Awards Grant to OH WOW!

Published Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation recently made a $30,000 commitment to OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology. For ten years, OH WOW! has offered STEM-related hands-on activities for children aged 0 to 14. Its colorful, hands-on environment encourages independent thinking through interactive STEM-based exhibits and programs. They recently launched an anniversary campaign to raise funds to purchase the building that houses the center. The goal is $3.5 million, culminating in May 2021. The Thomases Family Endowment has supported OH WOW! since the inception of the endowment, granting $120,700 to date.

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