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Thank you

NE FIRST provides exciting mentor-based programs for youth ages 6-18, that build science, technology, engineering, and math skills, inspire innovation, and foster well-rounded life capabilities such as self-confidence, communication and leadership.


We are focused on building 21st century workforce and life skills for our youth that will support the STEM pipeline and help develop our leaders of the future.

Your contribution will allow us to deliver FIRST programs in New England for years to come, impacting thousands of youth and their families across New England. 

To learn more about company matching,  donor advised funds and other forms of giving, please contact Michael Fantom at

NE FIRST® is the operational partner of the FIRST® Robotics Competition in the six New England states and is supported by ingenuityNE, a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit public charity incorporated in the State of Connecticut.

Donations made to NE FIRST are tax-deductible. Thank you for your support!

FIRST has taught me leadership skills, built my confidence, and helped me develop real-world problem-solving skills.

Many of my closest friends have been made through FIRST programs and I wouldn't be the person I am today without it.

Emma F. '21

FRC 4097 Alum

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