A program focused on health and safety while operating in a new business environment.
Turning rental staff into rental professionals.
ARA Insurance is the leading insurer of American Rental Association members. Because rental is our only business, we have a stake in your success.
ARA offers many opportunities to network and learn from your peers
ARA supports the equipment and event rental community through initiatives that serve the industry.
With ARA Rentalytics, ARA members can access macroeconomic data and information about what's happening with revenue and drivers of rental revenue.
Each issue is packed with information, including risk management advice, store profiles, business management stories, products and much more.
One of the goals of the ARA Foundation is to provide quality educational opportunities for those in the equipment and event rental industry. Therefore, we support our Young Professionals Network (YPN) and the Women in Rental (WIR) groups by sponsoring speakers who deliver messages about leadership, business acumen, customer service, and more at The ARA Show™ and conferences throughout the year.
In an effort to develop future industry leaders, the Foundation offers graduate, undergrad, trade school and student membership scholarships to assist with the cost of higher education.
In partnership with the Toro Company Foundation, the Community Impact Program gives back to communities across the country through various rental-related projects.
The ARA Mentoring Program offers the opportunity to be mentored or to be a mentor in a professional and structured environment.
The ARA Foundation provides professional development opportunities through sponsoring educational programs and conferences to create a better qualified workforce.
From welding to hospitality services, we help fund continuing education and training for your employees.
ARA Foundation is committed to helping our members when natural disasters strike. Grants are available to assist rental businesses and employees.
See how your donations support the rental community through programs supported by the ARA Foundation
More than $125,000 in scholarships will be available for the 2022-2023 school year
ARA Foundation can award up to 50% of training costs
The ARA Foundation sponsors numerous training sessions throughout the year
We strive to provide opportunities for the equipment and event rental industry and the communities they serve. Our goal is to be the leader in educational assistance and provide support for rental businesses and their communities.
Make a tax-deductible gift to help further the mission of the ARA Foundation to develop and implement programs that create educational opportunities, build relationships, and aid our members.
There are other ways to support the Foundation that you may not have realized.
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To include a donation to the ARA Foundation with your annual membership renewal, click to complete the form or contact ARA today at 800.334.2177.