Step Up

Your contributions help more recruits Trade Up to a career as a flooring installation craftsman.

When You Step Up to support the Floor Covering Education Foundation, more hard-working, motivated individuals can Trade Up to a career as a flooring craftsman. You have the power to help the flooring industry grow and thrive.

We depend on industry support

The Floor Covering Education Foundation (FCEF), a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, is actively recruiting talent, providing scholarships for industry training, and providing access to nationwide job placement opportunities. We have different contribution options to make it easy to help us in any way that you can.

Monthly Giving

Just $250 a month helps us recruit and train a talented individual with a desire for a sustainable, fulfilling career in floor covering. No matter how much you can commit on a monthly basis, ongoing donations help us sustain our efforts.

One Time Donation

All donations make a difference. Looking to make a one-time donation. Our online donations are safe, secure and you can pay easily via credit card. Looking to make a larger donation or pay by check, please contact us.

Become a part of the solution Today

We couldn’t do what we do without our amazing sponsors. Because of their generous donations and support, we are rapidly making an impact on the shortage of installers in our industry. There is much more work to be done and we need the support of the entire industry.

Your donations are processed through our secure portal. If you’d prefer to make your donation via check, or support the FCEF with a non-monetary donation, please contact us.


founding sponsors

Thanks to the generous commitments from our founding sponsors, we are making an impact.


The flooring industry not only changed my life, it also allowed me to be able to change a few of my family members’ lives. I learned how to fish so I’ll never go hungry and now I teach others how to fish so they will never go hungry.

Marquis Wright, Mr. Wright Flooring


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