Build a House, Build a Future            
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Build a House – Build a Future offers hands-on training in carpentry, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, masonry and other skilled trades for high school and Summer Session CTE students in the Academy of Construction and Design.

Your $500 contribution provides a starter tool and safety kit for one student. A $1,000 donation supports scholarships for high school seniors entering building industry jobs or college degree programs after graduation. Your gift in any amount maintains year-round programs that encourage youth to stay in school and graduate with skills they can use in work, college and careers. Use our secure, online processing to make your tax deductible contribution:

The nonprofit DC Students Construction Trades Foundation also seeks donations of sites, materials and supplies for the annual home building program in the Academy of Construction and Design. To discuss a financial or in-kind sponsorship, or other corporate partnership, call us at 202.340.5657 or email

Thank You for supporting student achievement through career and technical education!