From a child’s first classroom experience all the way through college, and even as young professionals enter the workforce, we offer STEAM-based educational tools, curriculum, and programs that excite and prepare the next generation to take on space. We create the game-changers of tomorrow – dedicated to making breakthrough discoveries and improving life on Earth.
That’s where the Aldrin Family Foundation makes a difference. As a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, we specialize in hands-on interaction that takes learning to a whole new level. Our efforts fall into three program sectors.
HOME ON THE MOON
Dive into this interactive project for students and families. Our team will guide you through the process of how to build your own Family Lunar Outpost! Join us for this unique adventure as we launch imagination to the Moon!
Spirit: a martian story
ShareSpace Education, the K-12 education arm of the Aldrin Family Foundation, is proud to have contributed to the creation of Spirit: A Martian Story by Stimson Snead. Follow the journey of a hardworking space robot named Spirit, who was constructed and sent to Mars on a 90 day mission to research and conduct experiments on the desolate red planet!
Get Ready for Launch!
Aldrin Family Foundation Happenings on Earth
MELBOURNE, Fla. – Officials with the Aldrin Family Foundation (AFF) today announced Cisco Systems, Inc. has signed on as the platinum sponsor of the Apollo 50th Gala. The event, which takes place July 16 at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, will gather space...
MELBOURNE, Fla. – ShareSpace Education, a key organization within the Aldrin Family Foundation (AFF), will host an assembly focusing on the Giant Mars Map™ at St. Bernard’s Catholic School in Omaha, Nebraska on Thursday, April 25, for 3rd to 8th grade students. Donated to...
MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Aldrin Family Foundation (AFF) today announced its ShareSpace Foundation (SSF) is launching a Giant Moon Map™ program in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. An expansion of the foundation’s highly successful Giant Mars Map™,...
Northrop Grumman Sponsors Apollo 50th Anniversary Gala, celebrating the accomplishments of Apollo and benefiting STEAM education
elbourne, FL – Officials with the Aldrin Family Foundation (AFF) today announced one of the most significant contributors to the historic Moon landings, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), has signed on as the title (Diamond) sponsor of the Apollo 50th Gala. Taking...