Women Building Futures (WBF) is a non-profit organization based in Edmonton, Alberta. Their mission is to empower women’s economic prosperity by removing barriers and providing industry recognized training in the construction trades, maintenance, transportation industries and more. Women Building Futures was founded in 1998 by a group of social workers with the shared dream of helping women achieve economic prosperity through trades training and mentorship.
Women Building Futures primarily works with women who are underemployed or unemployed and focus on removing common barriers to financial independence. These barriers include access to affordable housing, academic readiness, access to affordable childcare and more. Over the last 20 years, Women Building Futures has grown to become a trusted name in their focus industries for introductory training and inspiring more women to explore career opportunities in these areas.
For more information on Women Building Futures please visit their website at: https://www.womenbuildingfutures.ca/.