Tom Wanke Legacy Fund

Tom Wanke was a leader in the fluid power industry dedicated to educating students and advancing the field. Please consider making a donation in his memory.

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Tom Wanke Legacy Fund

Thomas Wanke was a monumental figure in fluid power, active for more than 50 years and influencing generations of fluid power engineers through his work at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, its Fluid Power Institute, and with the National Fluid Power Association.

To honor his memory, and to help ensure that his positive impact on fluid power education continues to be felt, the NFPA  Education and Technology Foundation has established the Thomas Wanke Legacy Fund.

Donations will support fluid power scholarships and education activities at universities throughout the United States.

Please contact NFPA President and CEO, Eric Lanke, at or 414-778-3351 with any questions.