Ways you can to Donate to QCRA
FIRST teams are grateful for any time professionals can donate to help them. Some areas of expertise needed include: marketing, writing/editing, web design, coding, mechanical design, mechanical and electrical engineering, finance, fundraising, CAD, Graphic design, adobe Illustrator, welding.
Depending on the program, teams and the Zone can use Robotics kits (LEGO and Tetrix), Lexan, extruded aluminum, aluminum tubing, sheet aluminum, tools, equipment and specialized gears, motors, etc.
Corporations and foundations can sponsor individual teams or programs at the FIRST Zone- Charlotte
Participate with QCRA:
Come for a field trip
Have a corporate team building activity
To learn more about volunteer opportunities, please contact Robbie Hoyler at or Iaiela Dumitrescu at
February 8th tournament is at Kennedy Middle School in Charlotte, NC. The competition will include FIRST®(middle/high school, 6th – 12th grade) Tech Challenge. Other opportunities are also available, half and full day engagements.