We connect youth in underserved communities with career opportunities in construction—from professional trades to college degree programs. Our communities are our partners. That’s why we devote our time, our energy, and our resources to efforts that support the areas where we operate and the people who live there. We’re working to build the future. We’re in it for the long haul.

Spotlight on Our Scholars

2nd Annual Bowling Night

CCDI hosted its 2nd Annual Bowling Night for our Mentors and students! At Crest Bowl in Florissant, mentors, students, and parents came together for a fun night of pizza and bowling.

Kevon Larkin

Kevon Larkin was awarded the first CCDI Build Our Future Scholarship! He started attending STL Community College in the summer of 2017 to start getting his general education requirements and will transfer into the Washington University – UMSL joint engineering program. Kevon has also been paired with Derek Maschek for his mentor. Derek will be working with Kevon to help him reach his goal of becoming an architectural engineer.

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Shining a spotlight on CCDI's Mentorship Program and its impact on our scholars.
Dan Lester gives the commencement speech at Jennings graduation.