Educational Institutions

OPPORTUNITIES IN SCIENCE INC

aka HEADWATERS SCIENCE CENTER

Bemidji, MN

Mission

The Headwaters Science Center mission is to provide intellectual stimulation and enjoyment to children, adults, and educational organizations in northern Minnesota using hands-on science and technology exhibits and programs. We propose comprehensive science, technology, engineering, and math literacy through inquiry-based and curriculum aligned outreach programs focused on elementary and middle school students.

Ruling Year

1989

Executive Director

Dr. Annie Butler Ricks

Main Address

413 Beltrami Ave NW

Bemidji, MN 56601 USA

Keywords

science center, after-school, kids, hands-on activities

EIN

41-1625917

 Number

1541964089

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

Science & Technology Museum (A57)

Single Organization Support (W11)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Science Center Exhibit Floor

After-school science clubs

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Financials

OPPORTUNITIES IN SCIENCE INC

Fiscal year: Jan 01 - Dec 31

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Operations

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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