June 2021 | Summer Issue
Thank you to ABC Members DeWalt and Milwaukee for sponsoring and providing raffle gifts for GCI's 2020 and 2021 graduating students.
Scott Collins
Director | Total Trade Solutions
Stanley Black & Decker
Timothy Foley
GC Territory Manager – New England
Cell: 617.431.0525

Is There Benefit in Taking a License Prep Class?
by Jeff Cournoyer, Education Coordinator
"If you believe you can accomplish everything by "cramming" at the eleventh hour, by all means, don't lift a finger now. But you may think twice about beginning to build your ark once it has already started raining."
― Max Brooks, The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead
Code Updates for Plumbers & Gas Fitters
by Gary Gauthier, GR Director for Technical Resources - International Code Council
We recognized and celebrated our graduating students from the GCI Classes of 2020 and 2021 during the first event back in person since classes went virtual. Check out photos from the event and be sure to join us at the next one!

A special thanks to ABC Members DEWALT and MILWAUKEE for gifting our grads with awesome merch!
CLASSES OF 2020 & 2021
We are so proud of our graduating apprentices!
Click below to see a full list of all GCI graduates from 2020 and 2021!
Celebrating GCI Teachers!
ABC MA Building Our Future Scholarship

Applications are now available for the 2021 Building Our Future Scholarship!

The Building Our Future Scholarship was established by the ABC MA Board of Directors to develop future talent for the construction industry. The Building Our Future Scholarship Fund has been approved by the IRS as a 501 (C) (3) not-for-profit organization.

The Building Our Future Scholarship was established by the Massachusetts Chapter of ABC to help develop the future talent of the construction industry by providing financial assistance to worthy candidates pursuing a post secondary education in construction.

Open to any student who meets one (or more) of the following criteria:
  • Accepted into or currently enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program in construction
  • Enrolled in a formal construction training program from a licensed provider
  • Registered in a state or federally approved apprenticeship program in the construction industry

 Applications are due June 25, 2021 and will be reviewed by the
Scholarship Committee of the Building Our Future Scholarship Fund, Inc.
Your favorite summer activity?
Get me to the beach!
Red Sox game!
Rooftop/Patio for dinner & drinks
Going out for ice cream
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