Wine Survivor Night in January

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to Research Promotion this year!  At this point we are sitting at $8,430.00 raised. A special thank you to Aqua Air Systems, South Hampton Industrial, Trane, Exel Systems, and Johnson Controls for donating prizes to our dinner raffle campaigns. As well, congratulations to Mike MacKenzie for winning our first SAC-ASHRAE NHL Loser Pool! Be sure to keep a look out for the details for “Wine Survivor” taking place at January’s meeting. Bring a bottle of wine ($15 value min) and $20 entry fee (online) and you are entered for the chance to win half the bottles! Increase your chances by purchasing an immunity for $10! – I look forward to seeing you all there! Have a Merry Christmas! Rick Westover

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A New Season, A New Research Promotion Goal!

Another year, another opportunity to support research!  This year we have been given a hefty target of $19,350.00 and with your help, we look forward to meeting our goal.
We have received the donor recognition coins from the 2017-2018 campaign and will be thanking donors and distributing the coins soon.
If you are interested in learning more about ASHRAE research, providing a donation, or setting up a permanent endowment fund, please use the ASHRAE contact form:

We look forward to seeing you at the monthly meetings!

Rick Westover - Research Promotion Chair

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On our way to reach our Research goal!

As our current RP Chair, I would like to thank all of our members for their generosity towards the RP Campaign so far this year!

Our 2017/2018 ASHRAE RP goal is $18,250.00, we are nearly 75% of the way there with our current donation total standing at $13,400.00!

For our final push we will be starting our 2017/2018 calling campaign in the very near future. If you have yet to make your company or personal donation, please see below for instructions on how to donate along with details on how ASHRAE utilizes these funds.

Who is ASHRAE? 

ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is an international organization of 55,000 members. It is the world’s foremost technical society in the fields of HVAC&R. Through its meetings, research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, the Society helps keep indoor environments comfortable and productive, deliver healthy food to consumers and preserve the outdoor environment.

ASHRAE’s Research Vision 

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Donate Now!

The 2017-2018 RP Campaign is in full swing. We are currently at a grand total of $10,100.00 toward our goal of $18,250.00. Thank you for the generosity of all our donors so far.  We will be rolling out our annual calling campaign in the early spring. If anyone would like to make their annual donation they can do so online here:  or email for any enquiries.  Thanks! David.

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