• Building Opportunities For Life
Our Vision

To inspire a new generation of tradespeople by providing access to education, training, and employment in construction.

Speak Out

“Speak Outs” are organized in schools and in the community to create awareness and to provide valuable information about the diversity of career opportunities in the construction industry.

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Day of Discovery 2014

Day of Discovery

Tridel and George Brown College are pleased to invite you to a fun, interactive and educational Day of Discovery .

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The Vision of B.O.L.T.

Job Shadowing

After attendance at the Day of Discovery, B.O.L.T. offers a 2 week Job Shadowing experience on a Tridel construction site.

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Supporting Education

B.O.L.T. Scholarships

B.O.L.T. raises funds to provide scholarships for youth who wish to pursue a post-secondary program in construction.

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What’s New at B.O.L.T.?

B.O.L.T.’s 6th Annual Day of Discovery Online Registration is now available until May 20th, 2016.

B.O.L.T. Charity Casino Night Sponsorships available now - The B.O.L.T. Charitable Foundation is pleased to announce that Sponsorship Opportunities for our 5th Annual Casino Night Fundraiser on May 5, 2016 are now available. Click here for more details.

B.O.L.T. Charitable Foundation Online Scholarship – We are excited to announce that The B.O.L.T. Charitable Foundation online Scholarship Application for the 2016- 2017 is now available until May 6, 2016. Are you interested in a post-secondary education or training in construction? Click here for more information including eligible courses and eligibility requirements. Good luck to all applicants!

The B.O.L.T. Charitable Foundation Mission is to:

  • Create Awareness about the diverse and numerous careers in the construction industry through Speak Out Programs
  • Raise Funds to provide post-secondary scholarships for youth in need who wish to pursue a career in a construction related program
  • Support community based programs that connect youth with training and educational opportunties in the construction industry
  • Connect youth with Mentorship and Job Coaching opportunities with leaders in the Industry
  • Engage Youth by providing construction site Job Shadowing opportunities