Giving Back To Our Industry And Your Business!

Attract Talent To The Service Industry

Everyone is talking about the need for technicians, we’re doing something about it!

This is what we’re doing:

  • Continuing to enhance the Explore the Trades website.*
  • Producing a brand new Troops to Trades website which will be launched this fall.
  • Crafting recruitment videos. The popular Finding Your Balance video is available for  you to use NOW. A military veterans recruitment video is coming out this winter.
  • Expanding our job board. You can start posting your jobs NOW at explorethetrades.org.
  • Initiating a Business Network that will help you recruit military veterans.
  • Creating a step-by-step manual for on-boarding inexperienced technicians.
  • Funding mini-scholarships your employees can use NOW for continuing education.
  • Gifting multi-year scholarships for people entering the trades.
  • And more!

What do we need from you? All we’re asking is $3.00 a day.

NLF-Contribution-Button*These recruiting websites should be linked to your website. Let us know if you need help.


 The Trades Need You
Our goal is to attract the next generation of skilled technicians to the workforce. We are in the process of developing new tools businesses like yours can use. Tools that will allow you to fulfill your dream of more qualified technicians than you can use.

STAY TUNED FOR:

  • Recruiting and onboarding techniques for working with inexperienced technicians
  • A new recruiting video geared towards veterans
  • New resources on Explore The Trades and Troops to Trades websites

Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014. You can help us achieve these goals by investing in the foundation. You will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians.

Why not join today!

We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid. 


 Explore The Trades

You can help us achieve these goals by investing in the foundation. You will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians.

Our goal is to attract the next generation of skilled technicians to the workforce. The website Explore The Trades.org is designed to bring new technicians into the industry. We are working to fulfill your dream of more qualified technicians than you can use.

Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014.

Why not join today!

We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid. 


 Martin Masters Testimonials

You can be part of the scholarship program by investing in the foundation, or you can develop your own $5,000 donor named scholarship. You will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians.

Giving Back To Our Industry And Your Business!

Our goal is to attract the next generationof skilled technicians to the workforce. The Troops to Trades program connects veterans with service industry businesses so you can fulfill your dream of more qualified technicians than you can use.

Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014.  Monthly partner pledges begin at $50 a month.

We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid. 


 Troops To Trades Program

The Troops to Trades Business Network is designed to help businesses like your connect with veterans. We currently have recruiting tools that are available for you to download at TroopsToTrades.org. We are also planning a training session for September.

Giving Back To Our Industry And Your Business!

Our goal is to attract the next generationof skilled technicians to the workforce. The Troops to Trades program connects veterans with service industry businesses so you can fulfill your dream of more qualified technicians than you can use.

Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014.  Monthly partner pledges begin at $50 a month.

We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid.


 Explore The Trades

The ‘Finding Your Balance” recruiting video is FREE for you to use and for a small fee can be personalized with your business logo and contact information. Visit ExploreTheTrades.org to learn more.

Giving Back To Our Industry And Your Business!

Our goal is to attract the next generationof skilled technicians to the workforce. We have developed tools like the Finding Your Balance recruiting video. Tools businesses like yours can use to fulfill your dream of more qualified technicians than you can use!

You can help us create more of these types of tools by investing in the foundation. You will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians.

Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014.  Monthly partner pledges begin at $50 a month.

We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid.


 Brian Cranney Endorsement
group2You can Invest in Our Industry and Your Business by giving a contribution to the foundation.  This investment will create tools and services that will help your business grow by bringing new technicians into the industry.Our goal is to add 100 new monthly business partners by August 15, 2014.  Monthly partner pledges begin at $50 a month. We will recognize your monthly investment through our recognition program which includes annual acknowledgement, a Legacy Foundation Plaque, and the Foundation Gold Pin.

  • $85 monthly payments, $1020 a year = Foundation Builders
  • $170 monthly payments, $2040 a year = Legacy Circle
  • $420 monthly payments, $5000 a year = Torch Carriers
  • $50 monthly payments, $600 a year = Sustaining Member

NLF-Contribution-ButtonBy investing in the foundation you will be investing in the future of your business and growing new technicians. Join us by clicking on the button to the right and making your contribution TODAY!

The Mission of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation

The Nexstar Legacy Foundation is dedicated to attracting talented individuals to the heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical industries, by inspiring these people to discover the prestige, earning power and stability of careers in these fields. The foundation accomplishes this by being the leading resource for information on careers and training, as well as a source of financial aid.