North Country Children’s Museum in Potsdam receives $20,000 grant from Arconic Foundation
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 5:38 am

Steve Rombough, Massena Arconic plant manager; Eowyn Hewey, Arconic HR manager, Liza Paige, NCCM educator, Sharon Vegh Williams, NCCM executive director.

POTSDAM — The North Country Children’s Museum was awarded a $20,000 grant from Arconic Foundation.

The grant funds will support the museum’s growth in STEM education initiatives for children in the region with a goal of reaching 10,000 children in the upcoming year.

Museum executive director Sharon Vegh Williams, says, “We are so grateful to the Arconic Foundation for this amazing opportunity to expand our programming in this important field.”

With this grant support, STEM educators will develop and run additional programs for regional school groups, after school clubs, and weekend workshops for families visiting the museum.

For a full list of upcoming programs visit To learn more about our menu of school group programs contact [email protected].