Trades Talk – August 2022

Trades Talk – August 2022

by Explore the Trades | August 12, 2022 | Blog Trades Talk - Newsletters | 0 Comments

At Explore The Trades, we’re passionate about plumbing, heating, cooling and electrical, and bridging the technical talent gap to these trades.

 

In This Issue:

  • Explore The Trades Happy Hour Fundraiser
  • Armstrong Plumbing – Air – Electric and Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center Partner to Build Plumbers
  • American School Counselors Association Conference a Success

Explore The Trades Happy Hour Fundraiser

 

Join Explore The Trades on Thursday, September 22nd from 5 to 7 p.m. for a happy hour fundraiser!

 

This charitable event will provide you with valuable networking time, as well as the opportunity to learn from your peers about the importance of creating and leveraging community partnerships as you build your future workforce.

 

And, to celebrate the spirit of Texas, we’ll be treating guests to a leather-branding station!

 

 

Register for the event at the link below.

 

Interested in service as a sponsor? Please contact Kate Cinnamo, Executive Director, at [email protected] or 651-789-8518.

 

Armstrong Plumbing – Air – Electric and Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center Partner to Build Plumbers 

 

Based in Lubbock, Texas, Armstrong Plumbing – Air – Electric and Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center will work together to build a plumbing skills lab on the Byron Martin campus.

 

This will allow high school students to start learning about this trade, and build the talent network in the local community.

 

Learn more about the skills lab program at the link below.

 

American School Counselors Association Conference a Success!

 

Explore The Trades attended the American School Counselors Association Conference in Austin, TX from July 9-12, 2022.

 

This conference brought together over 4,000 counselors, educators, and industry vendors from all over the country, and provided over 150 sessions that focused on the needs and education of students in K-12 learning environments.

 

To learn more about Explore The Trades’ impact at the event, check out the link below.

 

Learn more at the event at the link below.

 

What Can You Do With $10?

 

From the support of our donors, Explore The Trades has sent over 1,100 poster kits in the last 12 months to schools across the country!

With a gift of $10, you’re helping students uncover the career possibilities in the skilled trades of plumbing, HVAC, and electrical.

 

To learn more about Explore The Trades’ impact at the event, check out the link below.

 

Learn more at the event at the link below.

 

 

Explore The Trades has earned the Guidestar Silver Transparency Seal for 2021 and is a registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charity; EIN 20-3547319.