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  About Harbor Freight Tools For Schools Salutes Harbor Freight Tools for Schools cares a lot about folks who make their living building and fixing things. We have deep respect for this work and believe that all American students deserve the opportunity to learn a trade. Each month, Harbor Freight Tools for Schools salutes an … Continued

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A philanthropic program of the Smidt Foundation, we invest in great people and pragmatic invention to deepen the understanding and quality of skilled trades education in American public high schools and to stimulate support and investment by public entities and others. Students benefiting from in-kind tool donations $ M Amount donated Skilled trades educators offering … Continued

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FEATURED ADVISOR Alicia Lara Senior Vice President of Impact, United Way-Worldwide “I truly enjoyed collaborating with this smart, diverse group of advisors to advance learning on how Harbor Freight Tools for Schools can be an exemplary partner in the world of skilled trades education.” November 2018 Scott Burke Coordinator of Contextual Learning Jefferson County Public … Continued

Page: Our People

Eric Smidt CEO, owner and co-founder of Harbor Freight Tools; Founder of Harbor Freight Tools for Schools and the Smidt Foundation Eric is the CEO, co-founder and owner of Harbor Freight Tools, a national specialty retailer in the tool sector with over 800 stores and 20,000 employees in 47 states. Eric created Harbor Freight Tools … Continued

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$1 Million in Prizes for Teachers & High Schools Learn More Our Story A deep belief in the skilled trades for students and our country. Our People We are entrepreneurial, humble and determined. Our Advisors Skilled trades educators and other leaders who help us navigate.

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Why Harbor Freight Tools for Schools The need for excellent skilled trades education in public high schools is pressing- offering opportunity, boosting graduation rates, paths to good jobs and a talented workforce our country needs. Our Core Values Community We are part of the community; we believe in participating and giving back. Doing the Right … Continued

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Harbor Freight Tools for Schools 26541 Agoura Road Calabasas, CA 91302 (818) 836-5008 Join Us If you are interested in nominating an excellent high school skilled trades teacher, student, or school–or you are a skilled trades educator–join our growing network! Join the Skilled Trade Educator Advisors Network