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Fundraising the Future of UK Automation

Fueling Innovation Through Fundraising

At Automate BEST, our mission is to nurture the next generation of talent in the manufacturing, robotics, machine vision, and engineering sectors. By supporting us, you are playing a crucial role in shaping the future of these industries, ensuring that innovation continues to thrive and that we remain at the cutting edge of technological advancements.

Read below how you can support our fundraising efforts.

Why Your Contribution Matters

Individual and corporate funding is the backbone of our efforts to champion the engineering industry. Your donations help us provide resources, training, and opportunities for young engineers who will drive the future of automation. Together, we can empower the engineers of tomorrow and support groundbreaking developments that benefit us all.

Engage and Have Fun with Fundraising Activities

Join us at the Automation UK show in June and the PPMA Show in September for exciting fundraising activities that add a touch of fun to the bustling show days. Visitors can unwind by participating in fun games for small donation to BEST.

We are currently seeking sponsors to provide these engaging activities, such as:

  • Arcade Basketball
  • Giant Pac Man
  • Giant Space Invaders

These activities not only offer a fun break but also help us raise essential funds for our initiatives. Get in touch for more information on sponsoring our event activities.

Exciting Prizes for Fundraisers

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To motivate fundraising, we offer fantastic prizes to our top fundraisers. We are looking for donations of suitable prizes, such as:

  • iPads (new or refurbished)
  • Meta Quest VR headsets

These prizes are a small token of our appreciation for our fundraisers for the generous support and dedication to our cause.

Participate in Our Silent Auction

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At the PPMA Awards ceremony in September, we will hold a silent auction. This is a unique opportunity for participants to bid on exclusive items anonymously, with winners revealed on the night. We are seeking donations of auction items, such as:

  • Drink hampers
  • Brewery and wine tours
  • Golf days
  • Weekend breaks
  • Sports tickets
  • Concert tickets
  • Signed sporting and music memorabilia

By donating prizes and bidding on lots you help us continue our vital work and support the future leaders of automation and engineering. 

Donate Funds or Equipment

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We rely on the kindness and generosity of supporters like you. If you’re interested in making a donation, please get in touch. Additionally, if your company has refurbished tech such as laptops or tablets, consider donating them to our apprentices and schools. Past donations have included projectors and laptops, which have made a significant impact on our educational programs.

For more information on how to donate or explore other sponsorship opportunities, please contact Charlie Allen best@automate-best.com.

Join Us in Shaping the Future

Your support is instrumental in driving forward the future of Automate BEST. Together, we can inspire and equip the next generation of engineers, fostering innovation and maintaining our leading position in the global technological landscape. Every donation, no matter how small, contributes to a brighter, more advanced future.

Support us today and be a part of this exciting journey towards innovation and excellence in UK automation.