Bridgestone Donates to TechForce Foundation

Oct. 19, 2023

Bridgestone Americas Inc.'s retail business has donated $100,000 to the TechForce Foundation, a non-profit that promotes careers in automotive service.

Funds will provide grants and scholarships for students who are pursuing careers as auto service technicians and provide resources for graduates seeking auto service jobs..

“In order to provide trusted service that helps keep drivers safe on the road, our industry must come together to help develop and support the next generation of skilled automotive technicians,” says Heather Robertson, executive director, human resources, Bridgestone Retail Operations.

“A career as an automotive technician can provide competitive compensation and unlimited opportunities for growth for young people and we appreciate our partners at the TechForce Foundation who are working to ensure they have equitable access to this job pathway.”