About Us

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Our mission

To stimulate greater public interest in astronomy and to assist everyone in becoming more engaged in activities that allow them to learn more about the universe.

The vision

The foundation will spread astronomy awareness among the public by:
  • introducing many people to astronomy
  • showing them how easy it is to see celestial objects
  • encouraging them to actively participate as hobbyists
  • enlightening them with a cosmic perspective
  • helping them choose equipment and learn to use it
  • coordinating and promoting educational outreach efforts
  • establishing partnerships to achieve mutual goals
  • obtaining grants and scholarships to fund our efforts
Partners:
Sponsors:  Meade Instruments Sky and Telescope Magazine Woodland Hills Telescopes