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FIRST Chesapeake volunteers are the key to inspiring today’s youth to become tomorrow’s innovators and technology leaders. Regardless if you have technical or non-technical expertise, there is a volunteer role for you!
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Mentors are individuals from all backgrounds and disciplines who work side by side with students to share their knowledge and help guide them through the season. Many mentors contribute weekly during competition season.
Sample Mentor Roles
|• Project Manager Mentor||• Robot Programming (C++, Java, or Labview)|
|• Scholarship Mentor||• Electrical Engineering|
|• Marketing Mentor||• Mechanical Engineering|
|• Finance Mentor|
The NEW FIRST Mentor Network is an interactive platform allowing mentors to find FIRST teams to work with virtually or face to face, locally or across the country, for a few hours or for a season. Learn more and create your mentor profile today!
What to be a part of the action?
Check back in the late summer for an update on the 2021-2022 season!
Just want to watch the season events? Go to our YouTube channel to watch the recordings
Need to catch up on your Volunteer Newsletter reading? Go here.
Are you interested is learning more about Dollars for Doers or Company Matching Gift Programs? Go to this page to see if your employer participates, or for help designating FIRST Chesapeake as your employer's giving program beneficiary.
We appreciate all the people who volunteered for the 2020-2021 season.
It really adds up- in 2018-2019 FIRST Chesapeake’s more than 1,500 volunteers gave more than 35,000 hours!
Volunteer of the Year Award Winner for 2020-2021 FTC Season