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06, Sep 06, Sep

$10,000 Raised For UTI Houston Campus

Friends --  Following the hurricane in Houston, TechForce Foundation is doing its part to support students attending the UTI-Houston campus. To date, we’ve raised just shy of $10,000!  Thank you to all who have contributed. Since we expect great need now that students have returned to school, TechForce has immediately released $6,000 to the campus’ [...]

30, Aug 30, Aug

Emergency Relief Fund For Houston’s Future Techs

Friends- TechForce Foundation's thoughts and prayers are with the people of Texas and Louisiana. We are awaiting updates from many of the Foundation's scholarship and grant recipients and their fellow students who attend the Universal Technical Institute-Houston campus, training to become automotive, diesel and collision repair technicians. We are sure that many will need our [...]

22, Aug 22, Aug

Sunstate Equipment Donates $15,000 to Help TechForce Foundation Solve Tech Shortage

As the transportation and heavy equipment industry faces a severe shortfall of qualified automotive and diesel technicians, Sunstate Equipment, a leading Arizona-based equipment rental company with a long history of supporting local communities through charitable giving, is taking action by awarding $15,000 in combined grants to TechForce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, that will help students [...]

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 [...]

28, Apr 28, Apr

Shortage of Auto Technicians Has Dealerships Taking Action

If the sticker shock faced by car shoppers in the showroom isn’t enough to provoke a cardiac episode, a visit to the dealership’s service department might do the job. That’s where a tire-kicking customer is likely to spot the sign announcing labor charges upward of $125 an hour, a rate typical in cities and at the low [...]