我们的使命

To engage our community in the joyful, active 探索 of science 和创新.

我们的愿景

A community where science discovery leads to a lifelong passion for curiosity, 探索, 和创新.

我们的价值观

有趣的发现
We believe in the power of play to nurture scientific curiosity and positive development in children, families and our community through exploring the wonder of science.

包容
We create a welcoming and accessible space where we cultivate a commitment to equity, 价值的多样性, and treat all people with dignity and respect.

值得信赖的管家
We are committed to providing a safe place for children, families and all who interact with SEE. We will ethically steward donor investments and respect donor intent and confidentiality. We will always be grounded in the facts of science.

2021 - 2026年战略目标

深化社区参与
  • 通过包容性建设 & 可访问性
  • 成为一个重要的合作伙伴
  • 创造一种管理文化
为bwin必赢亚洲体育探索创造激情 & 创新
  • 扩大节目范围
  • 为所有年龄段的人创造欢迎的体验 & 能力
  • 创造动态的展览体验
扩展SEE的可持续实践 & 响应性
  • 增加接触 & 意识
  • 为战略决策投资数据
  • 增加员工和董事会 & 志愿者宽度 & 深度

深化社区参与

Build SEE’s community of participants through inclusivity and 可访问性.

  • Continue to develop funding sources to remove cost as a barrier through our Inclusion Initiative.
  • Develop opportunities that create a pathway to 成员hip.
  • Build a sense of community and belonging among our 成员.

Become a community resource and go-to partner for businesses, schools and other non-profits.

  • Grow SEE’s corporate donor base through non-event opportunities for engagement.
  • Develop collaborations that expand our reach.
  • Partner with fellow non-profits and Title I schools to bring science to underserved communities.

Create a culture of curiosity, 探索, stewardship, and 给.

  • Build strategies among 工作人员 and 董事会 for the full donor engagement cycle (cultivation, 给, 管理).
  • Engage community influencers to expand networks of support.
  • Concentrate on building long-term relationships with 捐助者.

为bwin必赢亚洲体育和探索创造激情 & 创新

Broaden the reach of our programs to our targeted audiences (2-14 years old).

  • Expand Early Learners program to build a science onramp for our youngest 游客.
  • Build programs for middle school learners to expand our reach and relevancy in schools.
  • Offer thematic programming experiences to engage audiences during non-peak times.

Create consistently welcoming and engaging experiences for our 游客 of all ages and 能力.

  • Enhance visitor services to create a 更多的 welcoming space.
  • Replace, renew and refresh existing exhibits.

Bring science to life through dynamic exhibit experiences.

  • Invest in adapting exhibits to grow as our 游客 grow, 利用标识, educational supports and increased open-ended, 自导的经历.
  • Increase interactivity with volunteer experts for visitor engagement opportunities.
  • Re-envision our iconic LEGO® Millyard Project exhibit with stronger science connections and hands-on interaction.

扩展SEE的可持续实践 & 响应性

Reinforce our value proposition to increase engagement and 意识 of unique offerings.

  • Strengthen our communication and brand through targeted, relevant messaging.
  • Develop partnerships to position SEE as a day-trip destination.
  • Build relevant connections with new and existing supporters through our mission and programs.

Invest in innovative data tools to inform strategic decisions.

  • Collect actionable data both internally and externally.
  • 提高技术效率.
  • Enhance financial infrastructure and reporting cap能力.

Grow 工作人员, 董事会 and 志愿者宽度 and 深度.

  • Develop SEE’s volunteer program for visitor support and ambassadorship.
  • Invest in professional development for the 工作人员 and 董事会.
  • Grow capacity in visitor services, program delivery, exhibits, and development to execute the plan.
  • Expand 董事会 capacity with influencers and individuals with access to diverse networks.

亲爱的朋友们

SEE is excited to bring a passion for lifelong learning and the joy of scientific discovery to our community.

Our organization believes in the power of play and 探索 to inspire the next generation of innovators. We can accomplish this by understanding where we are today, 以及对未来的规划, which is embodied in this document: SEE Science Center 2021-2026 Strategic Plan.

We would like to thank the community 成员 who provided feedback throughout this planning process including our non-profit partners, 技术创新者, 商业领袖, 捐助者, 老师, 成员, 游客, 工作人员, 董事会, 还有博物馆的同事. A special thanks also goes out to our devoted strategic planning committee who guided and shaped this thoughtful seven-month planning process.

It is in this spirit of collaboration and community that SEE is proud to present this forward looking plan which will help the organization thrive, grow and remain responsive over the next three years. We invite you to join us as we continue to strive to be a community leader in science education, 对所有人开放.

真诚地,

Shana Hawrylchak
执行董事

杰夫•本森
董事会主席

策略规划委员会

Nick Brattan(社区)
新英格兰文献系统

Paulette Faggiano(社区)
Eversource

Kim Wierman(社区)
第一个®

杰夫·本森,董事长(参见董事会)
领头羊社区信用合作社

安德里亚·坎贝尔,M.Ed. (见)
南洋大学

Victoria Marchand (见)
Blackbaud

皮特·古斯塔夫森(SEE员工)
副主任

Shana Hawrylchak (SEE工作人员)
SEE执行董事

贝基·梅休(SEE员工)
游客体验总监