Funded by the Toyota Foundation, Make the Future, Connecting Girls to Manufacturing aims to increase the participation and retention of diverse females in STEM education and courses in the advanced manufacturing pathway. The National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity Education Foundation (NAPEEF) leads the project and has engaged participants from several states with Toyota manufacturing plants, including: Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Mississippi, Texas and West Virginia. Our team developed an informative and enlightening suite of tools for educators, counselors, administrators or recruiters. The suite includes access to the following:

Participants are already engaged with the suite of tools, but because the program is self-paced, we welcome additional participants throughout the year. To discuss potential participants or ask questions about the program, contact Dr. Lisa Riegel at