Patrick Pierce is the  Communications Director of the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council.

YouthBuild’s Newest Graduating Class of Students Builds an Education, While Developing Practical Career Skills

YouthBuild, a national work-study program formed by the San Diego Labor Council in partnership with the San Diego Building Trades Council, hosted a graduation ceremony for its newest class of graduates on Friday, November 18.

Eleven students from San Diego County received high school diplomas and two students earned their General Equivalency Diploma (GED) in front on family members, friends, program instructors, and local elected officials.