A growing team
Today, Build Up Saskatoon has a team of nearly 20 staff and crew completing industry-standard work for private clients, community organizations, affordable housing providers as well as the City of Saskatoon. With the support of our funders as well as through revenue generated by our projects, Build Up looks to continue providing opportunities to marginalized individuals, while contributing to local economic development, labour market needs, and community safety.
We’re building up
Beyond the projects, we have celebrated a number of crew achievements ranging from the purchase of their first vehicle, regaining custody of their kids, moving out of a shelter into stable housing, achieving and maintaining sobriety, as well as gaining industry employment.
How we do it
high quality residential and light-commercial contracting services.
construction skills, safety training, and employment skills for crew members
equitable access to employment.
Aaron brings a unique background to the role of Program Manager, with his experience working closely with marginalized communities as a teacher originally drawing him to the position. With a desire to support community building, and economic development, Aaron brings his combination of experience in variety of fields, including construction to the program, and looks to continue supporting crew members in their growth both personally and professionally.