Their mission? To aid the over 140 homeless students living in their school district.
Their approach? Using their knowledge of mechanics, and solar power technology to create an innovative way of vending necessities to these kids in need.
And now their compassion and creativity has rocketed them into one of the top 10 national finalist spaces for the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow competition! But they need YOUR help to win, and it’s as easy as simply tweeting your vote for them!
Their local news station, Fox WXXV 25 reports:
“A group of passionate students at Gulfport High School are gaining national attention for their approach using STEM skills to transform a simple snack machine into something to provide essential items to those in need.
It's part of Samsung's National Solve for Tomorrow Contest. The students have already earned the school $25,000 just for presenting their plan for the project.”
Visit Samsung Solve for Tomorrow daily (That’s right! You can vote once a day!) to cast your vote for #SamsungSolveGPHS, and let’s help these caring, community-minded NTHS members win funding for their school!
Watch the video for more on this amazing story, and their mission to use technology to reach out to students in their area who are in need!