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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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It’s All About the Green!

YouthBuild Philly and CertainTeed insulation came together with the same goal – to make the 2006 & 2008 W. Wingohocking Street properties the two most sustainable and energy efficient homes they can be. To make this goal a reality, CertainTeed insulation … Continue reading

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YouthBuild Philly Update: Wingohocking Street is Near Completion!

YouthBuild Philly here, reporting live from the 215!   We’re excited to share  that the 2006 and 2008 W. Wingohocking street project  is wrapping up! We are getting closer and closer to completion and that LEED platinum status! Here’s what we’ve been up to…. The plumbing … Continue reading

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St. Louis YouthBuild: The Next Generation

For the first time, Saint-Gobain and CertainTeed had the opportunity to partner with St. Louis and Columbia YouthBuild on an insulation and career development training program. Representatives from Saint-Gobain, CertainTeed and Goley Insulation, Inc. provided a hands-on insulation training for … Continue reading

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Raising the Roof, Literally!

A message from Project Rebuild: Hi everyone! We are Project Rebuild. Saint-Gobain’s newest YouthBuild affiliate based in Canton, OH. We couldn’t be more excited to partner with Saint-Gobain and its family of companies. We are hoping to make our first … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain Announces Partnership Extension with YouthBuild U.S.A & Expansion to South Africa

Saint-Gobain and YouthBuild’s partnership has been extended AND expanded internationally, and we couldn’t be more excited! Saint-Gobain has expanded its partnership with YouthBuild USA, to South Africa and current national partnership through 2017. To make this announcement, Saint-Gobain hosted a … Continue reading

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YouthBuild Philly Tours Performance Plastics Manufacturing Plant for Career Exploration Day

Youthbuild Philadelphia took a trip to visit their first ever Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Manufacturing Plant, located in Mickleton, New Jersey on May 5, 2015.  The group was warmly welcomed by Plant Manager, Lance Delaney, who kicked the day off with … Continue reading

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