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Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College

A project of FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMMUNITY COLLEGES FOUNDATION

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Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College

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Young students gaze up at the dome.

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Orion, the warrior of the night sky.

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The orbits of our neighboring planets.

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Our Technical Director, Karl von Ahnen, speaks with first-time visitors to the Planetarium.

Inspire Students at Title 1 (Economically Disadvantaged) Schools to Attend College and Experience the Wonders of Space & Science.

Our Technical Director, Karl von Ahnen, calls the Planetarium "a magical place." Under the dome, our mission is to fuel the imagination, excite our young visitors, and conjure a sense of wonder and infinite possibility. We hope you will consider sponsoring a student, group of students or a class to come to the Planetarium this year.

With the many recent budget cutbacks, our local schools are reducing the number of field trips they take each year. This year, some area schools lack any funds to provide this amazing experience. Without your sponsorship, students from Title I (economically disadvantaged) schools will not be able to attend planetarium astronomy field trips to supplement their school’s science curriculum and be inspired by this remarkable place.

Your sponsorship can make a significant difference in the life of a K-8 student by bringing them on to a college campus and exposing him or her to the world of astronomy and space science. Just $25 dollars will cover the cost of five students. Please help bring students to the Planetarium, and inspire the next generation to aim for the stars.


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FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMMUNITY COLLEGES FOUNDATION
12345 S. El Monte Road
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Phone
(650) 949-6230

Web
http://www.foundation.fhda.edu

Mission
Our mission is to change student lives by raising & investing funds to support the educational excellence of Foothill and De Anza colleges.

EIN 943258220

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