CED Profile: Build Urban Industries for Local Development Inc. (BUILD)

The Canadian CED Network

Year: 2011

This is one of the Canadian CED Network’s CED in Manitoba Profiles Project produced 50 stories of Manitoba communities working to build fairer and stronger local economies, reduce poverty, and revitalize neighbourhoods

Most construction contractors specialize in building and renovating physical structures. Building Urban Industrial Labour Development (BUILD) is a bit different. Although BUILD is in the construction business, its core purpose is to break down barriers to employment, build brighter futures for low-income individuals, and create more sustainable housing throughout Winnipeg.

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