The RPM Foundation, is a services-providing, resource sharing, grant-giving organization that accelerates the growth of the next generation of automotive Restoration and Preservation craftsmen through formal training and Mentorship.

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Recipient Spotlight: Gig Harbor BoatShop

The RPM Board of Directors made a site visit to the Gig Harbor BoatShop, spending time with key shop staff and meeting intern Megan Winther, a Gig Harbor resident who will be attending the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding in Port Hadlock this fall. The first project of the Boat Shop’s Maritime Mentorship Program will provide an intensive one-on-one mentor/intern environment where…
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