June 26-30, 2023
Bethlehem Area Vocational-Technical School
3300 Chester Ave, Bethlehem, PA 18020
The Lehigh Valley Let's Build Construction Camp for Girls is open to girls ages 12-18.
Learn about architecture, engineering, and manufacturing during construction-related field trips to area businesses.
Learn basic design/drafting, basic engineering, and hands on learning of the construction trades (carpentry, electrical, flooring, HVAC, masonry, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, and more)
Build confidence, feel empowered, and learn leadership skills
Explore the latest technology used in architecture, engineering, and construction
Learn about career opportunities and be mentored by powerful industry professionals
Go on fieldtrips to an architecture firm, engineering firm, and building product manufacturing facility
Camp is FREE to attend!
Registrants will be notified on 5/1 of acceptance into camp
Take a proactive approach to impacting the lives of youth in our community. Let’s Build Construction Camp has many different types of volunteer opportunities to accommodate your level of interest.
Whether you can dedicate a few hours, a few days, a few months, or longer we welcome you to make a positive contribution with us. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
Due to the nature of our work, we require volunteers that work directly with children to provide background clearances. Required documents are:
Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance: https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home
Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check: https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp
Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Criminal Background Check: https://www.identogo.com
Here is also a convenient website for clearances: https://app.sterlingvolunteers.com/en/Candidates/Account/Register
WHY SUPPORT LET'S BUILD CONSTRUCTION CAMP FOR GIRLS® ?
The construction industry suffers from workforce shortages. It is imperative for industry businesses to take a proactive role to inspire youth in our community to enter the Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Building Product Manufacturing industry.
Let's Build Construction Camp for Girls is a program designed for middle school and high school age girls to attend a free week-long camp to explore architecture, engineering, and construction through hands on experiences and fieldtrips. This national award-winning camp was founded in 2017, and has hosted 100+ girls since the camp's inception.
All proceeds raised will help underwrite the operational costs to run the Let’s Build Construction Camp for Girls and ensure that it is FREE for girls to attend. Let's Build Construction Camp, Inc. is registered non-profit organization. Your donation is tax-deductible.
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2023 Leadership Sponsors
2023 Empowerment Sponsors
2023 Inspiration Sponsors
Mr. Gene Groves
2023 Supporting Sponsors
Beth-Hanover Supply Co., Inc. | Modernfold of Reading, Inc. | Mr. Jeff Schlener
David and Sue Aquadro | Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Olinick | Mr. Curtis Yocum