Pumpkin Smash for Science





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Chula Vista

Total Budget: $1,000

Area of Focus: Basic education and literacy

Activity Type: Education: General

Summary: This grant will be used to provide materials to several schools in financial need to continue with their projects and promote a family / school-oriented team work to accomplish their goals.

The activity is a gathering between several local schools to show their math and physics abilities to develop a catapult to throw a pumpkin to a specific mark, the catapult is develop by students from different schools with the support of a teacher and there family; this brings the community together in promoting family values, school commitment and great fun and friendship between students and the community.

Exposure to science, math and physics in a fun and hands-on way will continue to help students to think outside of the box and see different ways on how to be better in school. The financial support will provide to schools and students the required materials to continue there interest on the fields of science, math and physics.

Project Contact Person

District: 5340

Rotary Club of: Chula Vista-Eastlake

Primary Contact: Mauricio Torres

Email: ing_torres@live.com

Project Status

This project is "Paid". This means that the funds from the district have been issued. This project is now being ready for implementation. When this is done, a report needs to be uploaded on the project page and the "Reported" button needs to be clicked, then the status of the project will be changed to "Reported".

Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

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Chula Vista-Eastlake (5340)









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History Log Entries


by Mauricio Torres

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Mike Whitehurst

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Mauricio Torres

System Entry: Project signed by Mauricio Torres.


by Anthony Millican

System Entry: Project signed by Anthony Millican.


by Mike Whitehurst

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Scott Carr

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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