Recipient Spotlight

May 17, 2017

Recipient Spotlight: Ryan Levesque

The goal of the RPM Foundation (formerly the Hagerty Education Program at America’s Car Museum) has always been to get young people interested and involved in the old cars we love through education and first-hand experience. Nowhere is that more apparent than at Keith Flickinger’s shop, Precision Motor Cars, in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Flickinger is chief…
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December 7, 2016

Recipient Spotlight: Vanessa Mathurin

Vanessa Mathurin didn’t inherit her interest in cars. “My parents weren’t into cars. No one I knew was into cars, until I got to high school.” Then she started attending car shows and learning about classics, but it wasn’t until she toured Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport that she set her sights on a…
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June 2, 2016

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 local…
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