Foundation News

  • 02.13.20

    Focus Flash Newsletter – February 2020 Issue

    In this issue of the Focus Flash newsletter: Cast your vote for our next class and promote a career in the trades.

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  • 01.14.20

    Pledge to America's Workers Logo

    Our Pledge to Support America’s Workers

    On January 14th, PHCC contractors, industry manufacturer representatives, chapter executives and staff headed to the White House to witness Foundation COO Cindy Sheridan sign the Pledge to America's Workers, committing the Foundation and PHCC to train 75,000 apprentices over the next five years.

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  • 01.09.20

    Focus Flash Newsletter – January 2020

    In this Issue: Scholarships, a new campaign and farewell to a Board of Governors member.

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  • 12.12.19

    Focus Flash Newsletter – December 2019

    December 2019 In this issue - Learn how a gift to the Foundation is changing the way students are learning in a New Jersey classroom. And don't let the year end without having made your gift.  Very Best Wishes for the Holidays, See You in 2020! Our Thanks to Focus Flash Sponsor You Give, They Receive - Putting Your Gifts to Work! Bayshore Chapter Gift Helps Vo-Tech Students Tap into Online …

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  • 11.21.19

    Focus Flash Newsletter – November 2019

    The Foundation relies on the generous gifts of contractor volunteer time and dollars to deliver our educational programs and scholarships. We are endlessly grateful, but you should know that there are others who want to say thank you too. Here are messages from a few of the scholarship winners helped by our donors this year.

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  • 10.10.19

    Rick and Bonnie Whitaker

    Rick and Bonnie Whitaker Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

    The PHCC Educational Foundation proudly welcomes Rick and Bonnie Whitaker as the newest members of the Foundation Board of Governors. This distinguished group – composed of leading contractors, manufacturers, and other industry partners who are major donors to the Foundation – is responsible for guiding the development of industry education and training programs for contractors and their employees.

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  • 10.10.19

    Joel and Renee Long

    Joel and Renee Long Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

    The PHCC Educational Foundation proudly welcomes Joel and Renee Long as they join other major supporters in promoting the Foundation’s mission of developing apprentice, journeyman, and business management training programs for the success of plumbing and HVACR contractors, their employees, and the future of the industry.

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  • 10.09.19

    Habitat for Humanity

    Foundation Donates Contest Materials to the Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity

    The PHCC Educational Foundation held its annual Plumbing and HVAC Apprentice Contests at CONNECT 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana. These contests could not be made possible without the generous support of our volunteers and donors. To continue in the spirit of giving, at the conclusion of the contests the PHCC Educational Foundation donates much of the materials used in the competitions to local charities. This year, the Foundation sought out the Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity and provided them with those materials.

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  • 10.09.19

    $113,000 Awarded to the Foundation’s 2019 Scholarship Winners

    The PHCC Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of our 2019 scholarships.

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  • 10.09.19

    2019 Plumbing Apprentice Contest

    2019 National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced

    The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors — National Association’s (PHCC) Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the national plumbing and HVAC apprentice contests. The contests were held October 2nd & 3rd in Indianapolis, Indiana on the tradeshow floor during the PHCC—National Association’s CONNECT 2019 event. A total of nineteen plumbing and ten HVAC apprentices from …

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