Friday, February 13, 2009

Support the APTF fundraising drive

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The American Public Transportation Foundation, which provides scholarships for young professionals pursuing careers in public transportation, is in the midst of a fundraising drive. APTF’s goal is to raise $5,000 during the month of February.

“We face a critical shortage of skilled and seasoned employees as thousands of workers from the Baby Boom generation near retirement” says 2008/2009 APTF Chair Robert H. Prince, Jr. “We need to provide incentives to attract the best of the best of our emerging talent. A 2009 Champion gift will help achieve that goal, which in turn will help us plan for a healthy, vibrant workforce. Please champion the effort to ensure the future of our industry.”

APTF is seeking donaaptfd_logo.jpgtions of $5 or more to help grow the scholarship program. Donations can be made online by clicking HERE, or  make a check payable to APTF and mail it to:

1666 K Street, NW,
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20006