Let’s Grow the Trades

With an estimated 500K trade jobs currently unfilled in the United States, the trade skills gap is an urgent challenge. That’s why we’re committing $30 million in grant money over five years to nonprofits – helping fund important vocational skills training and reskilling programs in construction. Together we can close the trade skills gap and help grow the trades.

(1) SkillPointe, (2) The Makers Index, (3) Associated Builders and Contractors, (4) Generation T

Two HBI members working on a build.

Constructing Careers… And Changing Lives

For more than fifty years, HBI has educated, inspired and prepared individuals for rewarding careers in the building industry.

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Woman using a DEWALT circular saw

Empowering Women to Thrive in the Trades

Supporting tradeswomen isn’t just the right thing to do. It’s critical for the future of the industry.

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Workshops for Warriors is Rebuilding the Workforce

For Workshops for Warriors, the DEWALT® Grow the Trades Grant helps their efforts to provide training and credentialing for veterans and transitioning service members as they reenter civilian life.

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She Built This City Builds Pathways to Success

See how this Impact Challenge Grant Recipient is giving women the tools to succeed in the construction industry through their 8-week, pre-apprenticeship training program.

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Trade-Focused Nonprofits - Register and Setup EFT With Benevity!

DEWALT Grow the Trades Grant Closes June 30, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. ET

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Making a Difference

Partnering with Western Welding Academy

Members of the Western Welding Academy