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NEW MISSION DISCOVERY KENTUCKY DATES!

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Well…. I must admit, it’s been a little bit of a challenge to come up with the new Mission Discovery Kentucky dates (and that’s why it took 2 days to come up with an answer) it we’ve got new dates selected! Woo hoo!! New Mission Discovery Kentucky Dates March 21-22 & March 28-29 We certainly […]

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In-Kind Donations for Kentucky Mission Discovery

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Hello all! Yep we’re in the home stretch on the countdown to the first ever Mission Discovery Kentucky! We are so thrilled to have Presenting “Galaxy” Sponsors Space Tango, Kentucky Space & Kentucky Science Center On Board, as well as Supporting “Solar System Sponsor” Your Logo Here Promotions, LLC; but we’re still looking for some […]

Delay for Kentucky Mission Discovery

Delay for Kentucky Mission Discovery!

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THIS IS THE EMAIL THAT WAS SENT OUT TO ALL MISSION DISCOVERY PARTICIPANTS REGARDING THE WEATHER DELAY FOR KENTUCKY MISSION DISCOVERY… Hello all, Well, there’s one thing in life that we certainly can’t control and that is the weather. After much debate and much assessment we have decided to cancel/delay this weekend’s Mission Discovery. This […]

Spread the Word!

Spread the Word!

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As you may well know, Higher Orbits is not exactly an enormous organization. Really it’s just 1 gal (that’d be me!) who believes in this and is lucky enough to have some friends who choose to help out along the way to keep me from going completely crazy! Since Higher Orbits is small (for now) […]

Volunteers!

Volunteers!

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To continue with my theme of ways you can help… I guess let me state the obvious – We need actual volunteers! Obviously some of the previous posts are things that you can volunteer for (obtaining items for the auction etc.) but if you need more specific tasking then a generic “Hey can you help” […]

Supplies Donations

Other Donatable Items for Mission Discovery

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Here’s the next edition of how you can help out with Mission Discovery if you are so inclined… Donatable items! (I guess donatable isn’t really a word but I’m going with it! You all know what I mean!) There are obviously supplies and logistical things that we need for each event. Everything from pens and […]

Mission Discovery

Sponsorships!

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Well, as you well know, all non-profits exist on the generosity of others. Right now, Higher Orbits biggest project is Mission Discovery. I am very excited that we have so many Mission Discovery events scheduled for this summer. As you may know, one of the very unique things about Mission Discovery is that out of […]

Brickies

Once a Brickie, Always a Brickie

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Well for all of you who are not from “The Region” I am sure that you are wondering – what the heck is a Brickie?! Don’t worry, I will get into that more in a bit but first I want to tell you about my incredible day at Hobart High School… Perhaps it deserves a […]

Scholarship Winners

Announcing Our First Scholarship Winners

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One of the big reasons that I wanted to create Higher Orbits was to be able to offer opportunities for students to attend programs that they might not otherwise be able to attend. One of the obvious ways to do this is through scholarships. Clearly Mission Discovery is a program that I am incredibly vested […]