The Reece Foundation have kindly donated £10,000 to North Durham Academy to fund STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths).
The funding with be spent on improving education in STEM subjects and on academic events and workshops.
Set up in 2007 The Reece Foundation aims to increase the long term and sustainable prosperity of the North East of England primarily through the promotion of engineering and manufacturing.
The foundation hopes to achieve this goal by focusing on improving education in engineering and related scientific and mathematical subjects.
Through the funding received by the foundation North Durham Academy hopes to inspire students and help make The Reece Foundations goal a reality.