Assistance for Students to Demonstrate their Skills Leesburg, Va. — SkillsUSA is pleased to announce that the mikeroweWORKS Foundation is increasing the number of scholarships for SkillsUSA member students to attend the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, June 22-26. The total amount available for scholarships will increase from $50,000 in prior years to $75,000 because of the very generous recent donation by DEWALT. The contribution by DEWALT is in addition to the other support already committed to the 2015 SkillsUSA competition. DEWALT has been a dedicated supporter of SkillsUSA for over 15 years. This is the fifth Read More
Close One. As you may have heard, American Pharoah just won the 141st Kentucky Derby in front of a record setting crowd at Churchill Downs. In other news, I did not.
New partnership announced today to empower future HVAC techs, plumbers and electricians. Brands commit to donating $100,000 in scholarships to mikeroweWORKS Foundation LAS VEGAS, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning®, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® and Mister Sparky® electric, part of the Direct Energy family of brands, announced today, at their annual convention in Las Vegas, a first-of-its-kind partnership with Mike Rowe, the creator and executive producer of CNN’s “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” and Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs.” The brands, which have committed to donating $100,000 in scholarships to the mikeroweWORKS Foundation over the course of 12 months, Read More
Many of your were no doubt expecting another post from me today, reminding you for the umpteenth time to watch the season premiere of Somebody’s Gotta Do It, tonight at 9pm on CNN. Well, think again. There’s more to life than watching television, even when it’s wildly entertaining, profoundly compelling, and potentially life-changing. Instead, I’d like to tell you about the one-hundred thousand dollars that I just learned was pledged to The mikeroweWORKS Foundation by some very nice people at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing, Mister Sparky, and One-Hour Heating and Air. A few weeks ago, I shot some commercials with some Read More
Off The Wall ~ Judy Muche writes: Hi Mike, I dabble in Quilts. I am not in a position to donate money or buy any of your C.R.A.P.,
I confess, I didn’t really know what these standup Mike’s would be used for,
Just saw a couple of posts from a fellow named Travis Cockerell. Travis has lost respect for me, due to a mixed message regarding my Bobblehead’s country of origin.
The Foundation just got a check from Amazon. C.R.A.P. UPDATE – Reindeer Far Sweatshirt SOLD $900!
GREAT RESULT!!! $4975 Mike Rowe & Queen Latifah autographed drum auction to benefit and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation!
Here’s a charming love letter from an aspiring journalist at Salon called Mario Vasquez.
I just got off the phone with my Dad. He asked me what was new, and I told him someone just bought the very first Mike Rowe Bobblehead.
There appears to some confusion around my GBA, (Great Bobble-Head Adventure,)
See what C.R.A.P. is available THIS week (and remember, proceeds help pay for trade-school scholarships).
Here’s a platitude with attitude, pictured on a wall. It would be great to see more of these.
These days, people get bent simply if I appear on shows they don’t like, or sit too close to people they don’t care for. What’s up with that?