Association of Women Construction Workers of America, Inc.                                                         AWCWA CELEBRATING 10 YEARS!

NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED

things we do                       Things in Action

  • Alumni & Union Membership
  • Building outreach for Students & Members
  • Networking Events
  • Workforce Development 

Chad Strachan

Director of Organizing DC 9 IUPAT, AFL-CIO

www.dc9.net

Edward Gray

Director,

New Life Medical & Safety Training Center

www.newlifemedicalandsafety.org

Ghenya B. Grant, Esq.

Founding Partner,

Ghenya B. Grant/Grant Law Group. 

A NYS-Certified MWBE Law Firm.

www.gbg-law.com
www.contractscounsel.net

BUILDING SUCCESS with AWCWA PARTNERSHIP WITH GOODWILL INDUSTRIES of GREATER NY & NJ 

Goodwill, Inc., is the world's leader in workforce development. They devoted their time and expertise to teach the students of Building Success with AWCWA Pre-Construction Training Program OSHA 30. Find out how this 40-hour experience turned into a corporate partnership that benefit all the student.

Join Us and be a member

SEVENTH ANNUAL AWCWA RECOGNIZING WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION

INDUSTRY AWARDS CEREMONY

MARCH 31, 2016 


6:30 to 9:30 at MODA Grill (formerly City Rib)

89-04 Parsons Boulevard, located in downtown, Jamaica.


BE COME A SPONSOR




PAYPAL/ info@awcwa.org

Please take this opportunity to become a Sponsor

Locally, nationally and internationally, AWCWA has partnered with workforce Agencies in construction and professional service industries. We will travel to every corner of the globe to help employers employ in all areas of the construction industry and meet their compliance needs.

  • Annual Fundraisers
  • Community Partnerships
  • Literacy Training 
  • Pre-Construction, Aviation and Safety Training
  • Workshops 

Contact Us:
Herlema Owens, President & Founder
Association of Women Construction Workers

of America, Inc. and Executive Director,

Building Success with AWCWA Programs

www.awcwa.org
Jamaica, New York 11436-1045
info@awcwa.org
Tel: (888) 434-5303
Fax: (888) 434-5303


  • ​​​AWCWA Pre-Construction Training Program classes are held:

            

  • Council For Airport Opportunity NY & NJ (CAO) is Building Success with AWCWA Pre-Construction and Aviation Awareness Training Program

90-04 161st St., Suite 201

Jamaica, NY 11432

718-523-7100 x 211

www.caonynj.com 

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  • Nassau BOCES Building Success with AWCWA

Joseph M. Barry
Career & Technical Education Center
1196 Prospect Ave
Westbury, NY 11590
adultreg@nasboces.org 
buildingsuccess@awcwa.org
Tel: (516) 622-6950
Training Program: (516) 622-6865


  • Alumni 100 Classes are held: 
  • New Life Medical and Safety Training Center

30 Martense St., Suite LA.
Brooklyn, NY 11226
buildingsuccess@awcwa.org
Training Program: 888-434-5303

AWCWA

Educating For A Better Informed Workforce!

Our Outreach team at Building Success with AWCWA needs your help immediately! Career and technical educational training is in high demand, for disadvantaged and underserved individuals across America. So they can take an upcoming class, PARTNER WITH US.

Make a contribution now.

Laura Holder-Gibbs

Principal,

Joseph M. Barry Career & Technical Education Center

www.nassauboces.org

building success

Sharon Griffith

Project Manager Communities and Local Government,

NYSERDA

www.nyserda.ny.gov

EDUCATION

Workforce Development​

Building Bridges of Awareness: Advocating for Women and Minority Rights, Workforce Development and Workplace Compliance!

AWCWA Provides Vision and Goals Realized By Pre-Training:

In January 2011, the association launched its banner program: “Building Success with AWCWA”. This pre construction training program is designed to educate, empower and change the economic structure for women (including; youth, minorities, formerly incarcerated and veterans). PRE-REGISTER TODAY, DON'T DELAY!

This website is always under CONSTRUCTION!

Meet some of Our Partners and collaborators

Reach Out

Work with members in your community and make a difference!

ADVOCATING

for WOMEN

Our Mission

construction

Workplace Compliance

helping others to find their inner power

For 9 years, Association of Women Construction Workers of America, Inc. (AWCWA) has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the advancement of women in construction, partnered with other educational institutions to build programs to educate for a better informed workforce and with workforce agencies in the construction and professional service industries to providing under-served members of our global communities opportunities. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and time.

The Joi Beard Woman of the Year Award

In Honor of AWCWA Former Executive Director of Educational Development and Training and a IBEW Local 3 Member

Verdia Noel

Area Director,

Council for Airport Opportunity, Inc.

www.caonynj.com


Carlita Belgrove

President,

Belgrove Appliance, Inc.

www.stovelady.com

under construction

Herlema Owens

President & Founder.

Association of Women Construction Workers America and Executive Director of Building Success with AWCWA

Pre-Construction Training Programs
888-434-5308 

info@awcwa.org

Construction isn't seasonal, which is why our year-round mission gets so much attention. Association of Women Construction Workers of America, Inc. (AWCWA) is a vocal advocate for women and minority in construction. Devote an afternoon to speak at our membership meeting and see first-hand how working together helps.