As a robotics club, we reply on sponsors and donations to keep us running. Your support helps us to build a robot, attend competitions and hold STEAM outreach events.

Our Sponsors

Custom Electronics Inc.


CEI, established in 1964, is a globally recognized manufacturer of top quality mica paper capacitors and tailored high-voltage assemblies. Our products are widely used throughout the military, commercial and industrial markets. Our outstanding workmanship and quality standards have made our name synonymous with the terms dependability, reliability and high-performance.


87 Browne St. Oneonta, NY 13820



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Headquartered in Norwalk, CT, and with 136,000 employees in 160 countries, they’re never far from your business. As a $22 billion company, they are the world’s leading enterprise for business process and document management. They provide true end-to-end solutions, from back-office support to the printed page, to help you operate your business and manage information. © 1999-2016 XEROX CORPORATION. All rights reserved.


161 Chestnut St, Rochester, NY 14604




Cisco Systems

Platinum Sponsor

Cisco has shaped the future of the Internet by creating unprecedented value and opportunity for their customers, employees, investors and ecosystem partners and has become the worldwide leader in networking – transforming how people connect, communicate and collaborate.



1250 Pittsford Victor Rd #160, Pittsford, NY 14534


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ABB Group

Gold Sponsor

ABB is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-​focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB’s Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.


300 Meridian Centre Blvd # 200, Rochester, NY 14618


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Lucia Family Dentistry

Gold Sponsor

Lucia Family Dentistry is proud to provide patients in Rochester, NY and the surrounding areas with the quality dental care they need to achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. Drs. Lucia and Olivares go out of their way to ensure every patient feels welcomed and relaxed during each appointment.


625 Panorama Trail,
Suite 200, Building 1
Rochester, NY 14625



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Pittsford Federal Credit Union

Gold Sponsor

Pittsford Federal Credit Union is a non-profit financial cooperative owned entirely by their members and operates exclusively for the benefit of members and the communities they serve. Pittsford FCU offers simple, focused products that are easy to understand and are designed to help members meet their needs and reach their financial goals.


Pittsford Branch
20 Tobey Village Road
P.O. Box 346
Pittsford, NY 14534-0346

Mendon Branch
1321 Pittsford Mendon Road
P.O. Box 726
Mendon, NY 14506-0726


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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Gold Sponsor

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $30 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 80,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon.



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Mr. Larry Dix

Silver Sponsor

Mr. Larry Dix has been an integral part of our team for many years. Each season, he helps us build our field pieces with his invaluable expertise and donations. Thank you Mr. Dix for all you have done for our team!

Paragon Steel Rule Dies Inc.

Established in 1979, Paragon Steel Rule Dies has provided high quality, steel rule dies to a variety of industries including printers, folding box manufacturers, corrugated manufacturers, foam converters, finishing binderies as well as label and gasket manufacturers. With the advent of computer controlled automation, Paragon expanded its capabilities by providing laser machining and waterjet cutting services. In 1998, to accommodate a growing business, Paragon moved into a larger facility. Over time, Paragon has grown and evolved into a modern steel rule die producer and a laser/waterjet generated parts manufacturer. For more than 30 years, our business philosophy has remained constant: We will always produce the finest crafted products at a competitive price, with the fastest delivery possible.

979 Mt Read Blvd South Srv Rd, Rochester, NY 14606



As a sponsor, you will be helping high school students from Pittsford Sutherland and Pittsford Mendon learn crucial technical and leadership skills, and give them an experience that they can’t get from any another program. The students will also learn how to cooperate as a team, and how to work productively under a strict deadline, ensuring that they become productive workers in the future.

If you wish to sponsor or donate, please contact us at cfo@pittsfordrobotics.org

When writing checks to Pittsford Robotics, please make them out to Rochester Community Robotics (RCR). RCR is a non-profit organization which helps FIRST teams in the Rochester area with fundraising and financial advising. Please use the memo field to signify that you would like to donate specifically to Team 3181.

PittsfordRobotics-2021 Sponsor Benefits.