The Black Diamond Engineering and the All Star Engineers, two of GapBuster’s student engineering teams presented their model car projects to Mrs. Coleman. These projects are the result of their hard work and knowledge gained at the 2014 S.T.E.A.M Camp. Both teams plan to race their cars in Ten80 Race Car Challenge. The Coleman Group congratulates their enterprising students and wishes them continued success as they develop into “Scholars for the Future”.
GapBuster, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering the community through education. GapBuster Learning Center, as part of Gap Buster Inc., provides programming for students in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties in the forms of afterschool leadership development, a junior chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers, several types of college prep ration, and drop-out prevention programs.
GapBuster Learning Center strives to enable students to meet their full potential in spite of socio economic disadvantages through programs that will engage them academically and intellectually beyond the school day. Education is a proven factor in combating poverty, and it is GapBuster’s mission to cultivate the talents and leadership abilities of youths so they can effect change both within themselves and their com unities.
Youth Development Programs
GapBuster serves the youth of Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties with the following afterschool and extracurricular programs:
Leaders-In-Training (LIT) Program: With the college-bound teen in mind, LIT offers academic, civic and cultural enrichment through community service and leadership development. Along with the LIT Program are GapBuster’s National Society of Black Engineers, Jr. Chapter, college and SAT preparation, HIV/AIDS Peer Education and the Young Ambassador Program, college tours, and drop-out prevention programs, like our revamped bike shop.