ROCKVILLE, Md. - The Mechanical Contracting Education and Research Foundation (MCERF) received a contribution of $10,000 from Anvil International Inc., raising its total cash donations to $530,000. When Anvil’s cash contributions are combined with its in-kind support ($650,000), the company’s total contribution to MCERF is $1.18 million, making Anvil MCERF’s largest contributor.

“Support of MCERF is absolutely a good dollar spent,” said John Martin, Anvil’s vice president. According to MCERF, its board of trustees is grateful to Anvil for its generous donation and for its continued support of the foundation’s educational and research programs. For more information, visit

Publication date:01/12/2009