Empowering Futures – Annual Benefit 2023
Saturday, Sep 30 2023, 5:00pm - 10:00pm PDT. copy to my calendar, iCal export
Edwards Lifesciences 1 Edwards Way, Irvine, CA 92614, United States (map)

Join Vital Link and University Lab Partners for an incredible event as they come together to support and celebrate STEM education in Orange County. On Saturday, September 30, 2023, Vital Link and University Lab Partners will be hosting their annual benefit at Edwards Lifesciences in Irvine where outstanding businesses, educators, and individuals who have played pivotal roles in supporting the growth and advancement of student opportunities will be proudly acknowledged.

Supporting STEM education is of great importance in shaping a brighter and more innovative future. By supporting students’ interests and proficiencies in these fields, we can empower the next generation to have the skills to tackle complex global challenges, drive technological advancements, and so much more. Together, we can cultivate a culture of innovation that encourages the brilliance of these young minds.

Vital Link is a local nonprofit organization that is dedicated to preparing students for success in their future careers through experimental learning opportunities, offering a range of programs that introduce students to a multitude of STEM focused occupations. There are many ways to get involved and empower the futures of these dedicated students. Guests are asked to make a $200 contribution to attend the benefit, with other sponsorship opportunities available.

The event venue was made possible by the generous support of Edward Lifesciences. Edward Lifesciences is a passionate advocate for advancing STEM education in Orange County and beyond. Board member, Joanna Develter of Edward Lifesciences is currently serving on the Board of Directors leading initiatives aimed at promoting STEM education and empowering young minds.

Be part of the change. Be part of the excitement. Be part of the celebration of STEM education in Orange County! Mark your calendars for an evening filled with inspiration and a shared vision for a better tomorrow! The VIP Reception will begin at 5:00 p.m. followed by the cocktail reception, auction, dinner, and changemaker awards from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Join us in this journey, as we continue to create a thriving culture of learning, discovery, and limitless potential. To attend this event, or to learn more about ways to make a difference through a donation or sponsorship, please visit https://vitallink.org/empoweringfutures/