March Madness, Mardi Gras AND a way to help the youth of Sierra Vista? A great way to spend your time and all for a good cause.

The Sierra Vista Dream Center is a Youth After School program which focuses on assisting youth with homework while using the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) project as a model. The goal is motivate kids, stimulating creativity and imagination, while sparking a love for science and technology.

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Engineering and Math make STEAM fun for kids. Credit: Canva

The Sierra Vista Dream Center serves the community in and around Sierra Vista, using opportunities to build relationships with families in the neighborhoods, as well as reaching out to individuals experiencing homelessness.

The mission is to serve students and families through after-school programs and small group interactions. They provide consistent programming to give kids and families the tools to pursue their dreams.

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Mardi Gras Ball - and you're invited. Credit: Canva

The Sierra Vista Dream Center is holding their March Madness Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball 2023 on Saturday, March 25, 2023. It's all happening at the Knights of Columbus, at 156 Kayetan Drive in Sierra Vista beginning at 6:00pm.

Proceeds from this inaugural event will fund their scholarship and STEAM programs.

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Engineering projects come to life with STEAM. Credit: Canva

The Sierra Vista Dream Center is a 501(c)(3). If you'd like to sponsor the event, they're looking for donations for the silent auction.


TICKETS to attend are available on Eventbrite.  Registration is $45 per person or $90 per couple at the door.

Doors open at 5:30pm on Saturday March 25th. Be sure to dress up for this event! Attire is formal and themed for a Mardi Gras masquerade ball. And don't forget your Mardi Gras mask! Tickets are expected to sell out early.

If you'd like more information about sponsoring, donating or attending the event, contact Chairperson Casandra Bethea at

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