Building Up has been featured in this recent article that highlights how social enterprise, social procurement and community benefits can transform a transit project into a community revitalization.
Social enterprises drive new way of working
Marc Soberano had a straightforward premise in mind when he launched Building Up, a social enterprise that provides trades training and work for folks facing employment barriers. “Lots of people in our community need work, and there’s lots of construction work out there that needs to be done,” says the executive director of Building Up, which he started three years ago….
Building Up told through the voices of three inspiring graduates working as apprentices in the construction trades.