Get to know the all-new APWA Foundation

At PWX 2021 in St. Louis, APWA launched its latest effort to advance public works: the APWA Foundation.

The APWA Foundation provides individual and corporate philanthropic giving opportunities to support the foundation’s mission. The APWA Foundation’s programs and activities directly support the APWA mission, vision, and strategic plan. The APWA Foundation will provide additional financial support to APWA programs or provide additional opportunities for APWA members to participate in APWA activities.

Watch APWA Past President Bill Spearman launch the APWA Foundation at the PWX 2021 Opening General Session:

Mission Statement

The APWA Foundation provides resources for the advancement of public works professionals and the public works industry.

Making a Difference

Contributions to the APWA Foundation will:

  • Advance the awareness of public works professionals as First Responders
  • Encourage public works as a career of choice to support future workforce development
  • Enrich the APWA member experience with advancement of public works professionals both in North America and internationally
  • Expand educational training and professional development opportunities for public works professionals

Learn more about the APWA Foundation and how you can support its mission >


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