SME Greater Charleston Chapter 430 is a partner and sponsor for Wando’s First Robotics Team 4533. On Nov. 14 chapter chairman Dick Tiano presented a check for $500 to the team which will help fund supplies for the team’s upcoming competition. The chapter will also supply mentors to help the team as they design, build and prepare for the competition. The National SME Chapter has generously matched this donation with an additional $500. The FRC robot season begins with a new challenged revealed on Jan. 4.