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

PayneCrest Internship

Joe L. is a senior at North Tech High School. Every afternoon, he works hard at his internship at PayneCrest and plans to become an electrician after he graduates.

Art & Science Day

Clayco and CCDI hosted the Art & Science Day at Jennings Sr. High School. Over 60 students met with 15 contractors and learned about the trade options, along with the professional options, in the construction industry.

“Today there was great empowerment and enlightenment of many minds.” said Dr. McCoy, Jennings School District Superintendent.

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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.