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#HerPower Tools Program

#HerPower Tools Program

In partnership with WFS Ltd. and Milwaukee Tool, the #HerPower Tools program is designed to encourage young women to pursue a youth apprenticeship or post-secondary skilled trades program or apprenticeship. Individuals who have registered for a program can apply for the chance to win one of 100 tool bags filled with job essentials (a $150 value!).

What’s Included?

If chosen as one of the winners, you will receive:

  • Build a Dream branded cloth tool bag containing:
    • 16′ Compact Wide Blade Tape Measure
    • Black Fine Point Ink2All Marker
    • 8-in-1 Compact Multi-Bit Driver
    • 18 Piece Impact Driver Set
    • Compact Flip Utility Knife
    • 19 oz Milled Face Hickory Handle Framing Hammer
    • Luggage Tag
  • Access to videos and other career resources
  • Access to mentors for advice and support
  • Networking opportunities with industry, employers, and other organizations related to your skilled trades journey
Raquel McLaren, Field Marketing rep with Milwaukee Tool, helps a student try a chainsaw at Build a Dream in Kitchener, Ontario.

Rules

Young women and gender non-conforming students who enter the #HerPower Tools program must:

  • Be registered in a youth apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, or registered apprenticeship program
  • Commit to participate in a Build a Dream interview 3 times a year (to talk about experiences, successes, and challenges with student’s trades career)
  • Attend a virtual event designed to connect the student to industry, employers, coaches, and community partners

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Please be sure to review the contest information with your guardian before you enter.

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