We know that, in order to hire employees that are ready to work, we need an educated workforce.Dow has alsobeen involved in supporting education from the very earliest levels. Dow volunteers work in the elementary schools, providing reading assistance or business training to students in grades 3-6.They work in the middle and high schools judging science fairs, participating in career forums, serving as mentors and providing much needed science equipment to the labs and, at the college level, Dow has been instrumental in helping create certificate programs that enable students to embark upon a high-paying career right here in East County.

Dow also finds ways to support the teachers, providing summer internships and sending teachers to science academies to learn new curriculum to bring back to their students.

Programs Dow Has Supported (partial list)