Strategic Alliances

Home Builders Institute is committed to providing trades training that strengthens the industry and changes the lives of a new generation of skilled workers. Solving the national labor shortage crisis requires commitment from individuals, companies and organizations aligned with our mission of changing lives through the skilled trades.
HBI brings decades of leadership, excellence, and dedication to our partnerships:
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HBI proudly works with Home Depot Foundation to build careers and change lives.

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The Home Depot Foundation

Supports HBI’s Academy initiative; fully funds HBI’s transitioning military program at 10 military bases nationwide; supports HBI’s skills training programs in secondary schools through the Schools to Skill Grant Program; fully funds the 100 Black Men of America program using HBI’s curriculum.

The Jaggers Family Foundation

Supports HBI's Homebuilding Academy in Sacramento

Department of Labor

Fully funds HBI's skills training programs in Job Corps Centers nationwide

The Brees Dream Foundation

Fully funds the BuildStrong Academy of Greater New Orleans powered by HBI

Stand Together Trust

Supports BuildStrong Academies powered by HBI

Florida Department of Economics

Supports HBI's skills training programs for veterans in three locations throughout Florida

Florida Department of Corrections

Supports HBI's skills training programs for individuals under the care of the DOC

Eckerd Connects

Supports HBI’s skills training through the Project Bridge program in Florida

Nebraska DOC

Supports HBI's skills training program for justice-involved adults at Tecumseh State Correctional Facility, Nebraska

Pathstone Corporation

Supports HBI's skills training program under Pathstone's YouthBuild grant from the U.S. DOL

Advocates for Human Potential

Supports HBI's skills training program for participants of a Massachusetts recovery program

CoreCivic

Supports the HBI program for justice-involved adults at the Crowley County Correctional Facility

Citi Foundation

Supports the development of HBI's entrepreneurship's program, and HBI's transition assistance fund to help graduates secure and maintain employment

West Fraser

As an HBI National Corporate Sponsor, West Fraser supports HBI's Academy initiative; helped establish an HBI skills training program in Florida and Texas following hurricanes Maria and Harvey

Truist Foundation

Supports HBI's skills training program in secondary schools through the Schools to Skill Grant Program

BuildStrong Foundation

Trains skilled workers using HBI's curriculum, instructors, and placement services

City of Houston

Supports HBI's skills training program in Gulfton

National Housing Endowment

As a longtime partner, supports various HBI initiatives and programs including HBI's Schools to Skills Grant program

Klein Tools

HBI's Electrical Program since 2022

Wood Next

Supports HBI's Homebuilding Academy in Sacramento

The Garcia Family Foundation

Supports HBI's Homebuilding Academy in Phoenix

Anthem

Supports skills training using HBI's curriculum to foster youth in North Carolina

American Standard

HBI's HVAC Program since 2021

Bank of America

Supports HBI’s military and veteran’s training programs

Perry Homes

Supports HBI's (TBD)

National Kitchen and Bath Association

Supports HBI's Schools to Skills Grant program

Stanley Black & Decker

Supports BuildStrong Academies powered by HBI

GAF Roofing

ECI

HBI National Corporate Sponsor