Rocky Mountain BEST Volunteer Newsletter
Volume 2021 -06| June 2021
DEMO DAZE Plan and venues
Each team will build a physical robot using our FREE robot kit.

Teacher and Student training available this Summer:
  • bESTology 9-weeks postings completed,
  • MathWorks 5-week webinar repeat training starting 30 June
  • Teacher / Mentor Workshop 13-15 July
2021 Game Logo
Thanks & Help Needed
  • WOW! Our thanks to all those who participated in our successful silent auction fundraiser
  • We met our short term goal with the generous anonymous match.
  • $23.6K is going to our Rocky Mountain BEST Hub
  • $3.7K is going to the Front Range BEST Hub
  • We need help to raise over $50K to be able to host the 2021 Denver BEST Regional Championship this December.
  • Ideally we are looking for a Regional Sponsor but any level of support will get us closer.
  • We have a group pursuing corporate and foundation sponsors and it would be helpful to have additional opportunities to pursue.
  • Please reply to this email if you can help us in any way with possible corporate or foundation sponsors or other fundraising ideas.
New Lakewood Workshop
We are excited to have finished the move into our new workshop.
  • 1075 S Yukon St, Suite LL10, Lakewood, CO 80226
  • Northwest of the intersection of Mississippi Ave and Wadsworth Blvd.
Our thanks to all the volunteers that spent many hours helping look at spaces, and then heling plan and complete the move in the last few months.
We now have our own space to store robotics kit and event materials and for Monday kit team to work. All with easy access to move materials in and out for events.
And we are pleased to have sufficient space to also share some shelves with Front Range BEST.
Other Ways to Contribute
Colorado Gives Donations 
You can donate ANYTIME to Rocky Mountain BEST at
If your company has gift matching through Benevity, Rocky Mountain BEST is one of the eligible non-profit organizations. Please check with your company about gift matching!
King Soopers/City Market
Thanks to the households who are using their King Soopers / City Market savings card to donate to Rocky Mountain BEST. It's easy to add RM BEST on your account.
If you used to refill a King Soopers gift cards for us and now need help setting up your savings card, please email Lois would be glad to talk you through the quick process!
Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Rocky Mountain BEST whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
Wondering what to do with your used car or truck? 
Donating your old vehicle or boat to ROCKY MOUNTAIN BEST is convenient, easy, and may qualify you for a tax deduction. And best of all, your donation of a used car or truck will make a big difference in supporting ROCKY MOUNTAIN BEST.
Why not donate your vehicle today? All you need to do is to complete our SIMPLE ONLINE FORM or call 1-866-628-2277 and we'll take care of the rest. We will pick up your vehicle, arrange to have your donation towed, and provide you with a tax-deductible receipt, all at no charge to you.
Build a robot in EIGHT weeks;
inspire a youth for a lifetime
Don't miss out making it possible!