Sisters Support STEM Program for Area Children

Posted by Kacie Emmerson

May 24, 2023

On May 22, SCNs Jacky Jesu and Michelle Grgurich attended the kickoff of the Rose Dodson Community STEM & Mentorship Program, which was hosted by Our Commonwealth, a Bardstown-based social justice non-profit group.

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth is a sponsor of the new program, which aims to bring science, technology, engineering and math opportunities to Bardstown-area children. Monday’s introduction provided fun activities and education for those in attendance.

Support of the STEM program is one of several initiatives the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth will be unveiling in the coming months and is part of a larger investment in the local Nelson County African American community.

Left to Right: Jacky Jesu, SCN; Britta Maciuba, MD, STEM program director; Kecia Copeland, Our Commonwealth executive director; and Michelle Grgurich, SCN

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