Get Involved

Volunteers make up 99.9% of the FIRST workforce. Last year, over 150,000 volunteers worldwide gave over 10 million hours in over 80 countries – covering a wide range of roles across our Progression of Programs.

Ways to Volunteer

Event Day Volunteer

Mentor/Coach for a Team

Each year, programs receive a new challenge or game. Their seasons culminate in high energy expos that last a few hours to exciting multi-day competitions – and everything in between – made possible by volunteers, like you. Find an event in your area.

More Ways to Get Involved

Senior Mentor Program

AmeriCorps VISTA Program

Are you ready to make a difference? It’s easy! Check out our Recommended Action Plan.


Learn more about FIRST programs and Volunteer Opportunities in your area

Find out What Teams and Events Are in Your Area

Apply to Volunteer at a local event

Find a Regional Contact