We connect youth in underrepresented 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

Kyah Donaldson

The CCDI foundation has awarded a full scholarship to Kyah Donaldson.  Kyah, a senior at Ritenour High School, is well deserving of this scholarship based upon her entrepreneurial work ethic, outgoing personality and high academic achievements.  She plans to begin her college at St. Louis Community College and earn her civil engineering degree at Missouri S&T.

Geraldine Flores

Geraldine Flores, a CCDI student in St. Louis and senior at Ritenour High School, was recognized as Athlete of the Week in STL Today. Geraldine became the first Huskies female to qualify for state and entered the weekend ranked third by Congratulations to Geraldine for all her hard work!


Get to Know Our Community

Watch the learning opportunities our CCDI participants received in Chicago.
Dan Lester gives the commencement speech at Jennings graduation.