We are happy to announce that FIRST Chesapeake has been awarded funding by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). 

Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) issued the following statement: “Quality STEM education will serve students for a lifetime and draw attention to our region from innovative businesses and employers. ARC’s award of $41,075 to FIRST Chesapeake Robotics will help more students in Southwest Virginia attain this education and build a foundation for continuing education and future employment.”

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