Creating STEM Leaders of the Future!

The Gulf Reach Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, international leader focused on STEM education for all, the Health of our Gulf and Ocean communities and environment, and Advocacy for the diversity, equity, and inclusion of underrepresented populations as decision makers for the protection and conservation of the Gulf of Mexico and our oceans.

What We Do

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.

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Gulf Reached

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Gulf Reach highlights our youth voices”

Mariah, Teen Cafe Participant

Rating: 5 out of 5.

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

Jose, Community Event Guest

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Learning science is fun!”

Brooks, 10 year old

Our #GulfReach Stories

Call To Earth Day

Empowering the next generation to restore the ocean Our Board Member for Youth Opportunity, Armon Alex, spoke to CNN’s Hala Gorani on his environmental work with the non-profit, EarthEcho. Armon is a member of EarthEco’s Youth Leadership Council. Earth Echo is a conservation organization co-founded by Philippe Cousteau, grandson of famed oceanographer Jacques Cousteau. We supportContinue reading “Call To Earth Day”