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Sciencenter NY Raises $4m in Capital Campaign to Fund Interactive Exhibits

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The Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY, has announced that its Curious. Confident. Inspired capital campaign has raised $4.1 million,  7% over its target.

The funds will be used to enhance exhibits and facilities and improve access.

Plans include an expanded Get Fit! exhibit gallery, several interactive exhibits focused on climate as well as exhibits exploring the science of sound.

“I am in awe of this incredible community and its commitment to empowering our children through science education,” said Sciencenter Executive Director, Dean Briere, in a statement. “Thanks to the generosity of money, time, and talent of so many devoted individuals, we can look to the future with confidence that the Sciencenter’s impact will continue to grow in Ithaca and around the world.”

http://www.ithacajournal.com/story/money/2017/03/13/sciencenters-multi-year-campaign-raised-41-million/99129304/

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