When you go to the toy store, the doll section is chalk full of dolls, but none of them really encourage or promote STEM, business or education. Two sisters, Jenae and Gina Heitkamp, started iBesties to give girls the dolls they love, but at least offer dolls that inspire them.
iBesties: Dolls that Inspire STEM, Business, & Entrepreneurship (Kickstarter Campaign for 8 More Days)
I love Amazon! I love Amazon Prime but I now love Amazon even more for their forward thinking. The new STEM shop at Amazon that proves to us how important it is to encourage science, technology, engineering, and math in our children.
Two Seattle based moms, Jennifer Muhm and Malorie Catchpole, wanted to change this dichotomy and created the clothing line, buddingSTEM. BuddingSTEM is made to empower girls and make them realize that they can do and be whomever they want to be.