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Panel: Career and Scholarship Opportunities in the Construction Sector
The construction industry offers incredible opportunities for skill and career development. The BOLT Foundation is supporting under-represented youth and young adults access the incredible skill and career development opportunities in the construction sector with scholarships of up to $5,000. On Monday March 22nd , Toronto City Councillor Brad Bradford and TDSB Trustee Michelle Aarts are hosting a presentation and panel discussion in partnership with the BOLT Foundation discussing how youth and young people can find a path into the construction industry and the diverse opportunities offered by the sector.

The session will be on Zoom and livestreamed from 6-8pm. The discussion would be relevant for youth from Grade 7 through to young adults in post-secondary education, and any youth unsure about their career pathway. Parents, guidance counsellors and construction industry professionals interested in mentoring youth are welcomed and encouraged to attend!

Our panelists:
- Brad Bradford, Toronto City Councillor (Beaches-East York)
- Michelle Aarts, Toronto District School Board Trustee (Beaches-East York)
- Raly Chakarova, Executive Director, Bolt Foundation
- Dr. Peter Tumidajski, Chair, Angelo DelZotto School of Construction Management, George Brown College
- Laura Cortez, Outreach Coordinator, LiUNA Local 183 Training Centre

To find out more about the BOLT Foundation visit the foundation's website and scholarship page.


Mar 22, 2021 06:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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