Please help us continue to serve the community by one of the options below:
The Inventor Forge team is working hard to promote STEAM in the community. We are an IRS recognized non-profit 501c3 public charity which means your donations of time, materials or space may be tax deductible (see your tax adviser for full details.)
You can make a one time or monthly donation of any size securely through the Paypal link below. If you would like to receive a donation acknowledgment form, for your tax records, from us please put a note in the message section and a donation form will be emailed to you. Thank you for your support.
What we will use the money for:
Purchase of components used in our free classes – Arduinos, breadboards, wire, components. See our Amazon wish list here.
Purchase of components used in our group projects to promote STEAM via community demonstrations.
Purchase of tools to be used in our tool share and later in the Makerspace.
Expenses related to our meeting locations and events.
Expenses related to our IRS and legal filings/maintenance.
What we won’t use the money for:
No member of the organization is compensated.
You can also make donations while you shop using Amazon Smile. Just choose “Inventor Forge Makerspace” as your charity or use the direct link below:
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We are also accepting equipment, tool and component donations which we can use in our educational endeavors and later in our Makerspace. This can also be done in a tax friendly way, email us at to discuss your thoughts.
We have openings for several committee members and committee leads to work on things like marketing, website development, and fundraising. Please contact us indicating your interest and contact info.
We are also looking for some help around grant application, insurance, liability law and commercial real estate.
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