Foundation News

  • 12.21.22

    SupplyHouse.com-Trade Tuesday logo

    Gift from SupplyHouse.com is Too Big to Wrap!

    SupplyHouse.com, a leading e-commerce supplier for the heating, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical trades, is making a $75,000 contribution to the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) and the PHCC Educational Foundation in support of training and workforce development projects.

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  • 11.03.22

    PHCC Educational Foundation Contest Materials Find New Homes through Habitat for Humanity

    When the apprentice contests end, we disassemble and ship back all the items that can be reused the following year, but bulky and fragile materials like sinks and toilets just can’t make that trip. Donating those materials to Habitat for Humanity at the end of the competition ensures that they are put to good use in the local community.

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  • 10.11.22

    Plumbing Contestants

    2022 National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced

    Announcing the winners of the PHCC National Plumbing and HVAC apprentice contests held October 5th & 6th in Charlotte, North Carolina during CONNECT 2022.

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  • 10.11.22

    2022 PHCC Educational Foundation ScholarshipWinners

    Fifty-Nine Students Awarded $155,500 in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation

    Fifty-nine students were selected to receive PHCC Educational Foundation scholarship awards totaling $155,500. Applicants must be plumbing or HVAC apprentices or trade school students, or college students pursuing studies directly related to the plumbing-heating-cooling industry.

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  • 07.17.22

    Summer 2022 Focus Newsletter Cover

    Foundation Focus Newsletter – Summer 2022

    • Celebrating 35 Years The Driving Force Behind the Foundation • Next Generation of Learning Contractors are in the Driver’s Seat • Scholarships Giving Industry Careers a Jumpstart • On Ramp to the Trades A Pipeline to Success in California • SkillsUSA The Inside Track on Our Volunteers & Sponsors • Super Foremen Workshop Shifting Planning & Problem-Solving Into High Gear • PHCCCONNECT2022 Celebrations … and Fueling the Next Generation

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  • 07.13.22

    SkillsUSA – Back in Person and In a New Location

    PHCC Educational Foundation Conducts Plumbing Contest at SkillsUSA Championships             FALLS CHURCH, Va. (July 13, 2022) – The members of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s Plumbing Apprentice and Journeyman Training (AJT) Committee are known for their problem-solving abilities. Their most recent feat? Successfully...

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  • 06.27.22

    PHCC Foreman Workshop

    Foremen Learn the Value of Pre-Planning at PHCC Foremen Workshop

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (June 27, 2022) – “It is incredibly expensive to show up on a jobsite with no plan and try to figure it out as you go. Yet, many of your companies will put you in that situation - if you allow it.” That was a message from instructor Kirk Alter to the 26 attendees of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s Super Foremen …

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  • 03.21.22

    Kirk Alter Teaching the Essentials of Project Management Class, Nov. 2020

    “Stop It!” Lessons From the PHCC Essentials of Project Management Class

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 22, 2022) – “Stop it!” was a common phrase heard during the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s popular Essentials of Project Management boot camp last week. There were 22 attendees for the four-day class conducted...

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  • 03.03.22

    PHCC EF Scholarships

    Is $2,500 Worth 30 Minutes of Paperwork?

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 3, 2022) – This year, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation scholarship program will award up to 61 scholarships totaling $160,000. Awards are available to plumbing and HVACR apprentices working for PHCC—National Association members, trade school or community college students taking plumbing or HVAC classes and …

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  • 02.14.22

    SupplyHouse.com Gift

    SupplyHouse.com Makes $60,000 Gift to Support Industry Education

    SupplyHouse.com Shows its Love for Supporting Industry Education this Valentine’s Day; Provides $60,000 to Support PHCC Efforts FALLS CHURCH, Va. (February 14, 2022) – SupplyHouse.com, an e-commerce company that sells heating, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical supplies, has made a $30,000 contribution to the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation, …

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