Docere STEAM, formerly Docere4Parents, is the sister company and a registered 501 (c) (3) nonprofit arm to The STEM Lab.  Docere (Latin) to teach.  This is truly how our quest to design the most interactive, fun, and relevant STEM programming started. To volunteer or donate email us at

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Science Fairs

Science Fairs

Science Fairs


We began putting on county-wide science fairs in 2017 in an effort to allow children the opportunity to "show-off" science experiments. Titled   

"Inaugural Southwest Ohio Science Fair Invitational" we partnered with UC and  

advanced three qualifiers to UC District Science Fair!


Science Fairs

Science Fairs


Through Docere STEAM, we are able to deliver much-needed STEM programming to underserved schools and community groups. For two years we have received a STEM Bicycle grant from The Greater Cincinnati STEM Collaborative! This grant has been instrumental in exposing students to mechanical engineering. We partnered with Kemper Road Community Church and the Winton Woods Middle School  our first year  and Rockdale Academy in Avondale this past year. 

Donate with ease, for free just by buying groceries!


What is Community Rewards?
Kroger Community Rewards makes fund-raising easy by donating to local organizations based on the shopping you do everyday. Once you link your card to an organization, all you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card!

A digital account is needed to participate in Kroger Community Rewards. If you already have a digital account, you will need to ensure you have a Plus Card linked to your account. Then, go here to select an organization.

Please note, a Plus Card is required for the Kroger Community Rewards program so that your transactions apply toward the organization you choose. 

How do I select Docere4Parents to support their programs?
Selecting the organization that you wish to support is as simple as updating the Kroger Community Rewards selection on your digital account.

  1. Sign in to your digital account.
  2. Go here to search for your organization 
  3. Enter the name (Docere4Parents) or NPO number (VK588).
  4. Select Docere4Parents from the list and click “Save.”

Docere4Parents will now display in the Kroger Community Rewards section of your account. If you need to review or revisit your organization, you can always find these details under your Account details.