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Got Robot? Fundraiser at Villa Verone

The Elgin Technology Center is a sponsor of got robot? - FTC Team #5037
Please come out and help us raise funds so they can make it to the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

"Meet Bessie, our robot, and our 7 high school students at Villa Verone Restaurant - Elgin on Thursday, Feb. 7th @ 6:30 PM."

The team is holding a fundraiser for their trip to the World Robotic Championships in St. Louis this April. They beat out several teams to represent Illinois and will be bringing a bit of Elgin-innovation to Worlds too! Learn more: http://www.usfirst.org/

Got Robot is a 501c3 and for the past 2-years has operated their laboratory and practice arena out of the 11th floor of the Elg
in Tower Building and are members of the Elgin Technology Center. They need monies raised from the community to cover preparations for competition (equipment, supplies, programming), travel and lodging to get to St. Louis!

Last year Will.i.am and The Black Eyed Peas performed for the thousands at nationals and a special was featured on ABC television.

Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLMOKM4QKcE

There will be Hands-on Fun, Raffles and free Appetizers for all! Join us and find out what FIRST Tech Challenge is all about and how these bright teens will be representing Elgin and Illinois to the world!!!

Become a fan on Facebook!
http://facebook.com/gotrobot

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  • Michael S. C.

    I had a great time. I love those kids. They are so amazing and inspiring.

    February 7, 2013

  • Guillaume T.

    Not 100% sure, I will try

    February 7, 2013

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