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ESS (Eye Safety Systems) is a company that
specializes in protective eyewear.  They are offering our
team a discount on protective eyewear for use around
our robot and in the pit.  Brandon has been using ESS
goggles for airsoft and thought they would be excellent
for FTC as well.  Their full-seal goggles provide 6 times
the protection of ANSI Z87.1-2010.
We are seeking sponsors for our 2013-2014 season!  
Our current sponsors are shown below on this

We are a private team, not associated with any
particular sch
ool district or organization, so your help is
greatly appreciated!  It takes a lot to support our team
members as they design, build and program their
robots.  Each season we require new electronic
components and raw materials for construction.
Sponsorship can take many forms:  a monetary
donation, donation of building materials, or the use of a
space to set up our 12x12 foot practice field, to name a
We would like to thank our sponsors for their support
regardless of amount of donation, are invited to any
tournament at which we compete.  We also offer to
visit your organization and give a demonstration of our
robot and talk about FIRST!

For monetary donations over $250, we offer you the

- your company logo prominently displayed on our robot

-your company logo on our website, including a link to
your site

-one of our handmade Cafe Bot plush mascots,
"Cappy"(pictured below)
2012-2013 Sponsors:
To support our team and be our sponsor, please
contact our coach:  
FRC Team 1444 has graciously provided material and engineering support for
the 2012-2013 season.  Please visit their website at
We are very proud to call Build-A-Bear Workshop a sponsor for our 2012-2013
season.  BABW donated several bears to our team for us to use as a
fundraiser.  Each bear sports a limited edition Cafe Bot tiny tee.  
One of our team members, Brandon, has donated his own money to the
purchase of components of the 2012-2013 season robot.  Brandon is a
research assistant for the Department of Physics at Washington University in
St. Louis.  He also maintains a tech blog on robotics, software, and gaming.  
Please visit his blog at
Cafe Bot is pleased to announce a new sponsor for our 2012-2013 season:  
The Channel Cats, FRC team 1094.  They have graciously offered to cover a
large part of our registration fee for the upcoming FTC World Championship.  
Thanks, Channel Cats!  This is a huge help for our team!  Please visit them on
the web at
2013-2014 Sponsors:
We are very pleased to announce that we have SAIC as a sponsor for our
2013-2014 season.  We are very excited about developing a relationship with
SAIC, and are going to work very hard to make them proud of us this year.  
Please visit our site again soon for an updated logo and link to their site.  Tyler
and Brandon are pictured above at an FTC qualifier that was sponsored in part
by SAIC last season.