Skanska Helps to Build Community, Boost Business for Minority Contractors in New York City

Press release 11/20/2007 6:00 PM EST

Yesterday, 38 students graduated from the Construction Management “Building Blocks” Program at the City College of New York [CCNY]. The seven-week adult education program prepares minority, women, and small business contractors to be leading competitors in the development and construction industry. It is the second “Building Blocks” program organized by Skanska, which teamed this year with CCNY and the Harlem Business Alliance, Inc. The ceremony took place at CCNY’s Shepard Hall.