Creating Gulf Leaders of the Future!



The Gulf Reach Institute (GRI) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, international leader focused on STEM Education, the Health of our environment, and the Advocacy for the inclusion of underrepresented populations in the conservation and protection of our waters.



People Served

of the Gulf Reached

Educators Served


Our Programs

Unidos en STEM Teen Cafe

Free out-of-school, leadership program for Middle and High School teens to collaboratively engage and explore STEM careers with field experts.

Gulf of Mexico Youth Climate Summit

Brings together young environmental stewards from around the Gulf of Mexico and US to understand and take action on the critical issues facing the Gulf.

“Gulf Reach highlights our youth voices!”

Mariah, Teen Cafe Participant

“I love the connection of our culture with the science.”

Jose, Community Event Guest

Learning science is fun!”

Brooks, 10 year old


Helping support our mission