Community Helpers

The Optimist Club

November 11,2023

The Optimist Club, Albany Oregon is sponsoring the Optimist Club Veterans Day Breakfast at West Albany High School on November 11, 2023. We will be serving from 6:30 AM until 9:30 AM in the NEW cafeteria off of Queen Ave on SW Liberty St. or access from Elm St. Albany, Oregon All proceeds go to local organizations that help children, such as the ABC House, Boys & Girls Club of Albany, Jackson Street, and many more.

Turkey Bingo

November 4, 2023

Ophelia's Place

June 7, 2023

 Ophelia’s Place offers girls the support they need to build resiliency, find their voices, and discover their strength.

 SWARM provides education and opportunities for female identifying and non-binary in the field of STEAM.

STEM Saturday Albany Parks & Rec

We enjoyed sharing our robotics skills at STEM Saturday. 

Nov 17, 2022


Jackson Street Youth

SWARM joined Jackson Street Youth in a candlelight vigil, for National Runaway Prevention Month.

Nov 17, 2022

Optimist Club

Helping feed the masses with the Albany Optimist Club at the 26th Annual Breakfast, before the Linn County Veterans Day Parade.

Nov 11, 2022

Linn County Veterans Day Parade

Lobster and the crew having fun celebrating Veterans, at the Linn County Veterans Day Parade! Huzzah!!!

Nov 11, 2022


CASAs are community volunteers who advocate solely for the best interest of children and youth in foster care


Albany Mayor Johnson @alex_johnsonii and the SWARM crew having some fun with Lobster the robot at the YMCA, for the CASA Turkey Bingo Fundraiser

CASA Turking Bingo

Amazing time at Girl’s Gen 2022! Once again the 900 Alliance rocked it! (Linn & Benton county teams). Congrats to all who participated!

Girl’s Gen is “To emphasize and expand the engineering opportunities FIRST offers for young women around the world.”  

(from FaceBook events, 

Girls Gen)

It’s all female drive teams and pit crews. Guys are encouraged to come cheer & support.

The American Legion: Veterans Strengthening America."

Aug 13, 22

SWARM and Lobster the Robot at the Albany American Legion post 10 Car Show Fundraiser for Disabled Veterans

Excited to Partner with Ophelia’s Place at their new space here, in Albany!

Ophelia's Place

Looking forward to empowering girls, girl-identifying and non-binary students together!

Aug 12, 2022

Annual Linn County Veterans Day Parade

Come see the SWARM today as we participate in Albany Veterans Day Parade. We hope to see you there. Go SWARM! 


Nov 11, 2019

June 29 19 Here we are again!  Thank you Saturday Market for having us there today!  We had a great time interacting with people!