FAQS

FAQS

How do I start a Team?

Information on how to start a team, what’s involved, how many students, what is the cost can be found on the FIRST website, www.firstinspires.org.

Where do I volunteer?

Our events depend on volunteers.  To volunteer you must register on the FIRST site, www.firstinspires.org/ways-to-help/volunteer.  Choose a program and event that interests you.  We have over 100 roles to choose from.  In our area, the next event is the Finger Lakes FRC Regional, March 24-26 at RIT.  You can select a role as well as indicate your availability.

How can I donate?

Our local teams and events depend on donations from companies and individuals in the area that are committed to changing our culture to celebrate accomplishments in science, technology, engineering and math.  Contact Glen Pearson (gpearson@firstinspires.org), FIRST Regional Director, for detailed information on how to donate.