Meet FCDI’s Family of Partners, Sponsors, and Donors

 for ROBOTICON 2020

You or your Company can join the team as a Donor, Partner, or Sponsor for our 2020 Virtual Youth Robotics Showcase event now!

FCDI is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization, and whether you record your contribution as marketing expense, or as a charitable gift, all contributions to FCDI for ROBOTICON are deductible as described in current IRS tax guidelines.

Great For Business!

As a sponsor of ROBOTICON, your brand will be presented to thousands of attendees, participants, social media, and live streaming viewers!

Need highly skilled engineers or other professionals? These students are your next generation workforce!

In 2019 we rolled out  The ROBOTICON Industry Showcase Challenge to recognize the most interactive and engaging exhibits at ROBOTICON.  The challenge was a big hit and we’ll do it again in 2020, this time online – so start thinking now about how you can wow the next generation of young innovators.

Great For Students

Studies show FIRST students are more likely to

  • make a successful transition to college,
  • pursue their interests in science, technology and engineering, and
  • become involved and productive members of their communities.

FIRST program participation provides students with a positive experience in a challenging team activity that

  • builds relationships,
  • teaches new skills,
  • drives home the value of teamwork,
  • raises interest in serving others, and
  • helps students build their understanding and interest in science, engineering, technology and related carriers.

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FIRST alumni are:

  • Significantly more likely to attend college (88%)
  • More likely to aspire to post-graduate degrees (77%)
  • Twice as likely to major in Science and Engineering (55%)
  • 10 times as likely to have had an apprenticeship, internship, or co-op job in their college freshman year

Ready to Join our Distinguished Community of Sponsors?

If you need more information or are ready to initiate a sponsorship contribution, click the button below. You’ll be presented with a short form to connect with with FCDI’s Executive Director.


ROBOTICON is a program of  the Foundation for Community Drive Innovation (FCDI), a registered 501(c)(3) organization.  All contributions to ROBOTICON through FCDI are tax deductible as permitted by law.

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