Partners and Sponsors

Partnerships Build a Strong Community

Corporate partnerships are vital to the success and true economic impact that FCDI’s AMRoC Fab Lab can effect.  There are many ways to become a corporate partner.  As a sponsor, you’ll be listed on our Sponsor Showcase wall at the Fab Lab, in prominent view of Fab Lab users and guests, as well as on our website and media materials.   You’ll also have access to equipment and resources, and standing invitations to special events and programs.  Click on the image at right to see the AMRoC Sponsorship Package.


BB&T and SunTrust formed Truist with a shared purpose—to inspire and build better lives and communities. With our combined resources, collective passion, and commitment to innovation, we’re creating a better financial experience to help people and businesses achieve more.  FCDI is honored to have Truist support of AMRoC Fab Lab programs.

A 23-county region spanning from Florida’s Sun Coast to Space Coast, The Florida High Tech Corridor is a place where research and innovation thrive.   The Corridor’s mission is to attract, retain and grow high tech industry and the workforce to support it.

Advancing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education is a critical focus for Lockheed Martin. We know firsthand the importance of educating our young people in these areas. Our future success and our nation’s technological advantage depend on a constant supply of highly trained, highly capable technical talent. We believe strongly that advancing STEM education requires collaboration among industry, educators, policy makers and families. 

RD Management owns and manages a diverse portfolio of 150+ properties throughout the United States and Puerto Rico , and is the owner of University Mall, where AMRoC Fab Lab is housed. 

SOFWERX is a platform that helps solve challenging Warfighter problems at scale through collaboration, ideation, events and rapid prototyping


USAutoTraining.Com is a SAM certified, SBA EDWOB and state of Florida vendor providing customized auto and fleet training.

Bits4Bots sources quick grab components for small projects & offers pcb design services .

Scoutlier is a digital assistant that helps you design, scaffold and personalize your lessons and deliver them on any device so that students learn more independently and engage more deeply with their activities.

Our exclusive podcasting and live event coverage partner.

Autodesk makes software for people who make things. 



Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library (THPL) promotes lifelong learning, an informed citizenry, individual intellectual freedom, enhanced quality of life and broadened horizons for all residents of Hillsborough County. THPL provides both a Virtual and Hardcopy STEM Library at AMRoC Fab Lab and other programs.

Soaring City !P is an inclusive 501(c)3 non-profit innovation ecosystem developer and institute offering services and resources to entrepreneurs, artists, and community builders through a neighborhood and network of virtual and physical community spaces, places, and programs.

Transforming legacy equipment, excess inventory and technology surplus into catalysts for change.

Caribbean American National Development Organization (CANDO) is a beloved community partner in Uptown who works to build solidarity and support among the extensive Caribbean Community in Uptown Tampa.

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