Tag: Building Trades Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Inside The Pre-Apprenticeship Program That’s Poised To Transform Lives In LIC
Building Trades, Education, Features, headline, New York

Inside The Pre-Apprenticeship Program That’s Poised To Transform Lives In LIC

Editor’s Note: This is Part One of a series looking at ongoing efforts to launch a new pre-apprenticeship program based in Queensbridge, Long Island City.  New York, NY – Ask 696 Build Queensbridge Founder and Director K. Bain what’s the biggest threat facing kids today, growing up in the often dangerous Long Island City community,…

Building Trades Pre-Apprenticeship Program for Yonkers Residents
Building Trades, Education, Features, Law and Politics, New York

Building Trades Pre-Apprenticeship Program for Yonkers Residents

YONKERS, NY – Over 100 Yonkers residents turned out on July 28th to learn about a building trades pre-apprenticeship program. The project was launched by the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency and the Building and Construction Trades Council of Westchester and Putnam Counties. Other partners in this important project include the two counties and New York…