2015 Sponsors

Sponsors are integral to the existence and success of our team, as well as a critical element in our community outreach. We have been fortunate to have attracted many generous and engaged sponsors over the life of the team, supplying financial support, in-kind support and mentorship. We are deeply appreciative of the interest shown by these companies in the mission of FIRST and Team 1719.  We are grateful for the support of our sponsors.



Platinum Sponsors ($5000+)


Park School of Baltimore has supported Team 1719 since its inception in 2006 with financial and administrative assistance, in addition to providing excellent facilities for us to conduct our work. 


TEDCF Publishing is in their second season of sponsorship of Team 1719. We have used their first-rate CAD tutorials to bring our team members to a level of competence in integrating Autodesk Inventor into our robot design process.  In-Kind



Gold Sponsors ($1000+)



FIRST Team 1719, "The Umbrella Corporation", gratefully acknowledges and thanks Dr. Harry W. Kaplan for his generous support of our team.


Lion Brothers Clothing has sponsored us since our rookie season and supplies our team t-shirts.  In-Kind



FIRST Team 1719, "The Umbrella Corporation", gratefully acknowledges and thanks Maryland Portable Concrete for their generous support of our team. 



Team 1719 is proud to be supported by a generous grant from Maryland Space Business Roundtable in 2014 and 2015.



Waterjet Cutting of Indiana has been an active supporter of many FRC teams for many years, including Team 1719 since the 2011 season. WCI has been cutting our custom-designed chassis as well as game-specific device elements using CAD designs supplied by us. In-Kind



Silver Sponsors ($500+)


Many thanks to COLORS, INC of Indianapolis for kindly anodizing our chassis to a beautiful glossy metallic finish.  In-Kind



Bronze Sponsors ($100+) 


The students of Team 1719 wish to thank the "Friends and Family of Team 1719" for their generous support.