Workforce Wednesday: Leveraging the Trades to Support At-risk Youth

Feb. 1
11 a.m. – Noon CDT

Price: Free

Class description

Young people who lack access to resources, opportunities and guidance can become vulnerable to engaging in risky behaviors and making negative life choices. Join Doug Van Dyke, Van Martin Roofing, Dayton, Ohio, to discuss his work with nonprofit Unbound and how the trades can empower at-risk youth to gain skills, knowledge and hands-on experience that set them up for successful careers.

Members: Take advantage of this free NRCA membership benefit and stay up to date with industry issues affecting your business!

About the presenters:

Doug Van Dyke is a Dayton, Ohio, native whose industry experience began with his career in real estate investing where he encountered properties with various roofing problems. Van Dyke partnered with colleague Seth Martin to address roofing issues by founding Van Martin Roofing in 2000. Van Dyke is a passionate community leader and uses his personal and professional experiences to guide at-risk youth at Unbound, a nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of at-risk youth through the trades.


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