How much does a LEGO MINDSTORMS Robotics Kit for Kids cost? You might guess 50 or maybe even 100 dollars.$399. That is the starting price of a LEGO robotics kit for kids, without accounting for the other materials they might need such as a laptop.
Many children who live in lower-income households simply do not have the disposable income to purchase these robotics kits that could be the first step in developing their interest in STEM. Who knows how many children haven't found their passion for STEM yet simply because they lack the resources to even get started!
Equal Access Robotics plants to distribute LEGO Robotics kits and Self Made Robotics kits on a borrowing basis to low-income children in neighborhoods in and around Oakland, California (and hopefully to more places across the world soon).
See If You Qualify
Arrange a Time to Pick Up A Kit
Return Kit at next Pick Up Time
There are some important rules that must be followed to maintain the integrity of our kits and make sure we can keep lending them out
Return Kits by the Specified Return Date
Lost parts will have to be reimbursed (one or two pieces are O.K.)
No borrowing more than one kit at a time (so more students can borrow)
Check back soon!