Cleveland Builds is a 501(c)3 nonprofit workforce intermediary dedicated to connecting people with successful and fulfilling jobs. Cleveland Builds exists to connect motivated Clevelanders with career opportunities in construction where hard work and determination are rewarded. Our Union Construction Readiness Program empowers career-seekers to meet the talent needs of Northeast Ohio contractors in family-sustaining jobs.

Cleveland Builds identifies areas of need in our regional construction workforce and provides focused training and workforce development services to satisfy those needs. Our participants seek a more qualified, diverse, and successful construction workforce, with well-paying careers and focused plans for advancement.