School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded by Frederick Breithut In 1984. Our vision is to create an educated workforce for Long Island by opening the minds of middle school and high school students to career opportunities through a collaborative partnership of schools, businesses, community organizations and government.   More...

Important FIRST Long Island Announcements

Click HERE to check out the photos from our 7th Annual Golf Outing presented by SCOPE!

Congratulations to all FIRST Robotics Competition, FIRST Tech Challenge, FIRST LEGO League
and FIRST LEGO League Jr. teams for a great 2016/2017 season!

Congratulations to the SIX FIRST Robotics Competition Teams #263 - Sachem Aftershock from Sachem High School; #329 - The Mohawks from Patchogue-Medford High School; #2869 - The Regal Eagles from Bethpage High School; #5736 - The Kingsmen from Kings Park High School; #5016 - Huntington Robotics from Huntington High School; and #6746 - The Mustangs from Our Lady of Mercy Academy in Syosset. Congratulations also to FIRST Tech Challenge Team #11988 - Crusader Robotics from Brookville; FIRST LEGO League Teams: #92 - Sea Lions from Seaford (Long Island Champions); #16282 - Floral Park Party Bots 2.0 from Floral Park (Second Place Champions); #684 - STOBOR from Syosset; #10425 - Harborfields Library Purple LEGO Eaters from Centerport; and FIRST LEGO League Junior Team #8994 - The RoboWiggles .


While you're doing your online shopping throughout the year, you can also support SBPLI through the AmazonSmile program. It's easy! If you're ordering things through Amazon, be sure to start shopping at smile.amazon.com. Then, Amazon will donate .5% of any eligible purchase to the charitable organization of your choosing [you just need to indicate School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc.] It's that simple! 

What's Happening at SBPLI

School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI) hosted its Seventh Annual SBPLI Golf Outing on June 26th. This event was presented by SCOPE Education Services. The proceeds from this event will benefit the FIRST® Long Island robotics programs. These proceeds will also help fund future robotics competitions, including the 2018 Long Island Regional Competition. 

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School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI) is pleased to appoint Smithtown resident Larry Toonkel as FIRST® Robotics Competition Co-Director. A longtime member of the program’s development council, Toonkel replaces former Co-Director Debra Winter, who resigned after the 2016-2017 season. Toonkel will call upon his experience in the fields of science and technology to...

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School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI) will be presenting a full and detailed description of all FIRST® (For Inspiration & Recognition of Science and Technology) programs for students ages six through eighteen, including FIRST® LEGO® League Jr., FIRST® LEGO® League, FIRST® Tech Challenge,...

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