Organized by: Bryan Azeka
Event Name: Keep Supporting CGI U Commitments
AMOUNT RAISED IN PREVIOUS ROUND: $1260
The MakerBox team will focus on the creation, logistics, maintenance, and operation of a recycled shipping container that contains various textile, mechanical, and technological equipment. This CGI U Commitment to Action will foster education and alleviate poverty in developing areas by providing a mobile creative space that will promote entrepreneurial ventures and STEM education.The MakerBox utilizes various textile, mechanical, and technological equipment that can be difficult to locate in most economically deprived locations. With MakerBox deployment to these areas, innovation and creativity can be discovered by those who never had the opportunity before. The MakerBox team will have continual interaction with the areas in order to provide personal mentorship, training, and maintenance to sustain long-term success.