The TUMO Center for Creative Technologies is being built in the southeastern San Fernando Valley. The California State Assembly will provide $ 9 million for the program, Asbarez reports.
Funding to establish a TUMO Center for Creative Technologies in the southeastern San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles in partnership with the City of Los Angeles and the USC Institute of Armenian Studies would make it the first TUMO Center in the United States.
The TUMO Center for Creative Technologies is a free educational program that puts young people in charge of their own learning.
Founded by engineers and entrepreneurs Sam and Sylva Simonian, TUMO’s mission is to enable teenagers to maximize their potential by discovering their passions and building the skills and confidence they need to shape their future.
According to California MP Adrin Nazarian, an additional $ 1 million will be allocated to the Institute of Armenian Studies at the University of Southern California. An additional $ 1 million will be donated to the Lark Musical Society, a nonprofit that provides quality classical music education and curates performances of music, singing, and dance.