NYDI's annual budget is supported in part through sales of Trading Pins.
Besides competing, teams which participate at Global Finals have opportunities to trade pins with their counterparts from other affiliates. It has been said that pin trading is significant part of the social glue which binds Global Finals participants from around the world together in shared experience.
2018 NY-DI Trading Pins
2017 NY-DI Trading Pins
bottom row: Dali, Picasso, Van Gogh