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So far Jennifer Maher has created 25 blog entries.
31, Jul 31, Jul

Interstate Batteries Partners With TechForce Foundation

Interstate Batteries has officially signed on as a national corporate partner of TechForce Foundation's FutureTech Success℠ campaign, an industry-wide initiative to drive tomorrow's workforce of qualified technicians. Jennifer Maher, TechForce Foundation's CEO, met with Tom Gray, VP of Marketing for Interstate Batteries, and his marketing team last Friday in Dallas to sign the sponsorship agreement. [...]

25, Jul 25, Jul

FutureTech Success The Campaign

Above is a message from Jennifer Maher | CEO & Executive Director What does a rapidly shrinking workforce mean for a booming industry rooted in the fast paced world of cutting-edge technology? The perfect storm is afoot. This is exactly the catastrophe staring down the world of transportation tech. With seasoned technicians retiring at an [...]

24, Jul 24, Jul

Autoshop Solutions to Build FutureTech Successsm Website

Autoshop Solutions to Build FutureTech Successsm  Website, Adding Fuel to TechForce Foundation’s Campaign Autoshop Solutions has donated a generous $50,000 in in-kind services to TechForce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit purposed with supporting technical students to and through their education and into careers in the transportation industry, toward building a website to serve the FutureTech Success [...]

18, Jul 18, Jul

TechForce Foundation Awarding $5,000 in Scholarship Funds to the Arkansas Trucking Association

TechForce Foundation Invests in the Workforce Readiness of Arkansas Diesel Technicians by Awarding $5,000 in Scholarship Funds to the Arkansas Trucking Association TechForce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit purposed with championing students as they pursue their technical education and careers as professional technicians in the transportation industry, has granted the Arkansas Trucking Association (ATA) $5,000 to [...]

10, Jul 10, Jul

Living the Dream: Journey of My Technical Career Magazine

As part of FutureTech Success, TechForce Foundation’s campaign to fuel the pipeline of future technicians, TechForce has published a digital magazine featuring stories from individuals who have “Been There, Done That” and found success in the transportation industry. Long gone are the days of the “grease monkey” technician. Today’s technicians have to be well-versed in [...]

27, Jun 27, Jun

ASE Challenges Students and Parents to Rethink Overlooking Technician Careers

 "...unlike many high-tech careers that require four, six, or even eight years of college, automotive technology careers can begin after just two years of education. As with any career, lifelong learning and continuing education is necessary, but the simple fact is, students in automotive technology can get out into the real world sooner – and [...]

23, Jun 23, Jun

No Venture Too Big In Snap-on’s Dedication to Future Technicians

Snap-on has a very specific vision in their backing of TechForce Foundation and our mission to encourage and support students pursuing post-secondary technical education and careers in the transportation industry. Opting to target donations toward Strong Start grants over traditional tuition scholarships shows a focus on the personal well-being of the techs themselves. Strong Start [...]

21, Jun 21, Jun

General Motors Supports STEM Education In Pursuit of Global Prosperity

General Motors has shown strong support for TechForce Foundation and our mission to encourage and support students pursuing post-secondary technical education and careers in the transportation industry. Their very generous grant of $140,000 will be poured into three exciting projects: the FutureTech Success SM campaign, tuition scholarships for the UTI Avondale GM Advanced Training program, [...]