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    Tuesday, July 21, 2020
    San Rafael, CA – The Marin Builders Association is proud to announce the conclusion of the 2020 North Bay Construction Corps – Class of Marin (NBCC). This is the second year of the program in Marin.   Sponsored by the Mario Ghilotti Family Foundation, the NBCC program initially started with 27 Marin County high school seniors as part of a free 15-week intensive construction trades education ...read more
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    Monday, July 20, 2020
    Don’t take your ability to hear for granted.  If you are not careful, you can lose your hearing. If you are exposed to very loud noise or moderately loud noise for an extended period, you must take some form of hearing protection precautions.Click here to download the complete training short in EnglishClick here to download the complete training short in Spanish Safety & Training Shorts provided ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Objective: To assure that employees are familiar with the basic guidelines and phases of a comprehensive incident investigation. When an incident occurs, it is the organization’s responsibility to uncover its true cause and take steps to prevent a similar incident from occurring in the future.Click here to download the complete training short in EnglishClick here to download the complete training ...read more
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    Monday, July 13, 2020
    Novato and Sonoma based SolarCraft, a leading North Bay clean energy provider for over 35 years, recently completed the installation of a 38.4 kW DC solar electric system at Tomales Fire Station in the remote West Marin town of Tomales, CA.  The solar power system was designed and installed by SolarCraft, lowering their carbon footprint and utility costs by almost $14,000 per year.  The solar ...read more
    Categories: Marin Builders Association NEWS, Fun Facts, Green Building - Sustainability, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 07, 2020
    We would like to recognize and celebrate our wonderful REFERRAL PARTNERS!2020:Seth Shorett, Heritage Bank of Commerce who referred Christopher's Construction, Inc.(Special thanks to Seth for again, pledging his bonus to our Scholarship and Workforce Development Fund!)Trevor Henley, Desire to Inspire Studios, who referred Applied Financial ServicesSeth Shorett, Heritage Bank of Commerce, who ...read more
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    Monday, July 06, 2020
    North Bay Spirit Award winner Letitia Hanke helps minority youth find path to success Letitia Hanke has a lot of stories to tell. Some bring a broad smile to her face or end in an eruption of laughter that may include a happy squeal. But she doesn’t hold back on the stories that are painful to share, even if she has to pause in the middle when memories cause her throat to tighten. As a female ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    The 2020 annual scholarship awards will be presented to sixteen college bound high school seniors on Thursday, June 18th. Scholarship winners were selected after an initial screening of applicants and virtual interviews by an independent selection committee. The committee includes Ken Lippi, Assistant Superintendent, Marin County Office of Education; Cynthia Murray, President and CEO of the North ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    Shape your future and be counted!All members of our community are urged to fill out the U.S. Census 2020! Forms are available online at:2020census.gov Census takers are still needed!  Please apply at:2020census.gov/jobs The pay is $25/hour plus mileage.  
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    Wednesday, January 01, 2020
    North Bay Construction Corps - Class of Marin addresses the high demand for construction workers in our community. This program places over 20 well trained and prepared high school seniors directly into the construction industry with local Marin Builders Association firms at the end of each class cycle.  Cohorts begin in January and conclude in June with a 2 week boot camp. Students will then ...read more
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    Sunday, June 16, 2019
    Construction Training Program Tackles Shortage in Building Industry     In response to the North Bay’s high demand for skilled construction workers, the Marin Builders Association has again partnered with College of Marin, Canal Alliance, and CareerPoint Marin to bring construction training and job opportunities to students Marin.    The Education to Career (e2c) construction training program ...read more
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