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RELEASE: Introducing first peer network dedicated to technicians

March 24th, 2021 by

We thought you and your audiences might be interested in the first peer network for future and working transportation technicians. TechForce introduces the first peer network dedicated to advancing the careers of future and working transportation techs JoinTechForce.org is free and designed to help solve the tech shortage March 24, 2021 — SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce

How Hands-On Learners Thrive as Transportation Techs

January 19th, 2021 by

  How Hands-On Learners Thrive as Transportation Techs TechForce Foundation’s “Be A Pathfinder” campaign illuminates learning styles   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — January 19, 2021 — The arrival of the new year means new decisions for students planning their futures. Although the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has thrown many students’ career plans for a loop, the increased time

Announcing Fall 2020 Terry Emig Hero Spirit Award winner

December 8th, 2020 by

  Congratulations to Elizabeth Reece (representing MMI-Phoenix) –  winner of the Terry Emig Hero Spirit Award!   “My passion to use these skills [I am learning] as a means to impact others, to encourage others, and to provide ways for others to gain fresh perspective and opportunity with their lives,” says Elizabeth, a student at

Covid Pandemic Highlights Value of Transportation Techs

August 24th, 2020 by

Covid Pandemic Highlights Value of Transportation Techs The COVID-19 pandemic has shattered many preconceived notions about careers and technology. In particular, demand for transportation technicians is surging as the government has declared transportation technicians (mechanics) to be essential workers. However, many people, including students contemplating future options and individuals contemplating career changes, are unaware of

“Preserve the Passion” Unveiled by America’s Automotive Trust and Its Partner Charities

August 5th, 2020 by

America’s Automotive Trust and Its Partner Charities Unveil “Preserve the Passion℠” National initiative aims to preserve and evolve car culture, community, and careers across the country.   TACOMA, Wash. (August 4, 2020) — America’s Automotive Trust and its partner organizations have unveiled a new movement aimed at preserving and evolving car culture throughout the North

2020 FutureTechs Rock Grand Prize winner announced

April 14th, 2020 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TechForce Announces 2020 FutureTechs Rock Grand Prize Winner – Griffin Howland Nine transportation technician students recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities. April 14, 2020 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation announces the 2020 FutureTechs Rock Awards Grand Prize Winner is Griffin Howland, a senior in high

2020 FutureTechs Rock public vote now open

April 7th, 2020 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TechForce Foundation Announces 2020 Finalists and Opens Public Grand Prize Vote NINE TRANSPORTATION TECHNICIAN STUDENTS RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS AS ROLE MODELS AT SCHOOL AND IN THEIR COMMUNITIES April 7, 2020 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation announces the finalists for the 2020 FutureTechs Rock Awards and opens the Grand Prize public

TechForce still operating at 100% as student needs spike

March 23rd, 2020 by

  TechForce still operating at 100%.Student needs expected to spike. Dear students, TechForce partners and supporters, We know coronavirus (COVID-19) is top of mind for everyone, as it is for all of us at TechForce Foundation. At this critical time, it is even more important for TechForce to remain dedicated and focused on our mission

TechForce Foundation Announces 2020 FutureTechs Rock Awards

March 10th, 2020 by

TechForce Foundation Announces 2020 FutureTechs Rock Awards TEN TRANSPORTATION TECHNICIAN STUDENTS TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS AS ROLE MODELS AT SCHOOL AND IN THEIR COMMUNITIES March 10, 2020 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation’s annual FutureTechs Rock Awards season has begun, and now’s the chance to nominate an up-and-coming student tech! As a nonprofit