We have been a proud Silver Supplier supporter of FIRST® Robotics for 17 years. We supply the teams with pink standard SB®50 connectors, this pink color is unique to the FIRST® Robotics Competition robotic kits. Each year over 3,000 teams from more than 20 countries, compete to build industrial-size robots in multiple competitions.
FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) founded in 1989 to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology. Based in Manchester, NH, the 501(c) (3) not-for-profit public charity designs accessible, innovative programs that motivate young people to pursue education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math, while building self-confidence, knowledge, and life skills.
“The mission of FIRST® is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting Mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership”.
Part number information can be found on the product pages. We do not donate/sample tooling products, however, we do offer a tool loan program. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.