Author Archives: YouthBuild Schenectady

Down with Vale and Up with Prospect

Hi everyone! Here is a major update from YouthBuild Schenectady! It is with much enthusiasm that we announce YouthBuild Schenectady and SEAT will no longer be moving forward in rehabbing the 706 Vale Place, Schenectady, NY property. Now before you … Continue reading

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Saint Gobain and YouthBuild Schenectady to Rehab 706. Vale Place.

Schenectady is a city riddled with old and vacant homes that are left abandoned for years with little hope to be restored. Thanks to the SEAT Center, their program YouthBuild Schenectady, the City of Schenectady and Saint Gobain, they are … Continue reading

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Emmett Street Ribbon Cutting was TURNT!

Yoooo… June 2nd’s Emmett Street Ribbon Cutting event was TOOOO LIVVVVVEEE!!! I don’t think there was ever a time during this partnership where we’ve felt so empowered! Between the guests speakers, attendence from members of our respective communities and our friends … Continue reading

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Ok we never really left! But we’ve been SOOOO busy with ya know, building GREEN and all of that good stuff that we’ve been kind of slacking on our posts. We’ve learned and experienced so much over the last couple … Continue reading

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YouthBuild Schenectady On the Job

YouthBuild Schenectady’s students have studied NCCER and air sealing and insulation in the classroom in their ongoing training to learn sustainable construction while developing other translatable skills.     More recently, they installed tubing for radiant heating throughout the home. … Continue reading

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843 Emmett Street Has Siding

YouthBuild Schenectady has installed siding on two sides of the house. It looks great! Check out our photos below. Keep checking for more updates because we’re on a roll!  

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YouthBuild Schenectady in Action

YouthBuild Schenectady in action working hard to get thing done. Check out our photos of work at 843 Emmett Street.

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