Otterbots Community Impact

Danville Public Schools and the Otterbots

The Danville Otterbots entered into a groundbreaking partnership with Danville Public Schools in 2021, furthering the organization’s mission to play an active role in the education and development of our students, teachers, and administrators. Partnership elements include:

  • Participation in DPS STEAM Nights
  • Participation with Summer Coding Camp
  • Game Day Staff Hiring Pipeline
  • BOTS STEM Night, presented by Noblis
  • Fun At Bat: bringing bat and ball sports into elementary schools
  • Read Around the Bases reading program
  • GM Austin Scher serves on DPS Education Foundation board
  • Hosted DPSEF Inaugural Turkey Trot 5K & Fun Run on Thanksgiving
  • Otterbots Ambassadors donated
  • $600+ to DPSEF Scholarship Fund