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Be a Team Volunteer

Volunteering with a FIRST team can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. Teams need mentors and coaches with all different kinds of skill sets - from graphic designers to engineers to business people You can be a team coach or mentor, or assist with fundraising or website design - there are lots of ways you can help!


There are more than 230 FIRST LEGO League teams in New York City and New Jersey. Work a few hours a week with youngsters 9-14 years of age and their teachers and teacher coaches in a community close to where you live or work.

FIRST Tech Challenge

This is FIRST’s brand-new, accessible design challenge for high school students. Share your expertise and management skills with students and their coaches and help the FIRST Tech Challenge grow.

FIRST Robotics Competition

There are nearly 100 FIRST Robotics teams in high schools across New York City and New Jersey. Spend time during the six week design and build phase sharing your technical and professional skills as part of a robot building team in a community where you live or work.

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