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    The Franklin Institute: PACTS


    • Listing Type: Volunteer Opportunities
    • Category: Cultural Organizations
    • Volunteer Type: Individual
    • Minimum Age: 12
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    In the spirit of inquiry and discovery embodied by Benjamin Franklin, the mission of The Franklin Institute is to inspire an understanding of and passion for science and technology learning.

    Partnerships for Achieving Careers in Technology and Science (PACTS)

    • A year-round program of science enrichment, career development, cross-age mentoring, and leadership opportunities for students in Greater Philadelphia.
    • PACTS has two points of entrée, rising 6th graders and rising 8th graders. As a PACTS student, you can experience hands-on science workshops, environmental research, science themed field trips, and much, much more.

    For more information about PACTS, please visit our website.