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Start Date:  Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:00 PM
End Date:  Tuesday, October 29, 2019 9:00 PM
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Title:  Build a Dream Niagara
Category:  Special Events
Address:  125 Vansickle Rd, St.Catherines, ON
Contact:  Elisa Quaggiotto
Phone:  519-991-5805
Detail:  Build a Dream is hosting the first annual Career Discovery Expo in the Niagara region!

Open to young women and their parents, the expo provides comprehensive information on job opportunities in skilled trades, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), emergency response, entrepreneurship, and politics, helping you to plan more effectively for careers that they may have overlooked.

To keep the event interesting and interactive, the event provides key information on careers and includes:
An inspiration panel of successful women sharing their career experience and offering advice
A networking expo for speaking directly with employers (and female employees) to gain insight into each business or industry
Hands-on activities and fun features like a career photo booth
About Build a Dream Niagara
The Build a Dream career expo will visit Kitchener-Waterloo on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. The event is a one-stop platform where young women grades 7-12 are encouraged to pursue opportunities in career pathways under-represented by women.

What: Build a Dream Career Discovery Expo
When: October 29, 2019
Time: 5:00pm - 9:00pm (Door’s open at 4:30pm)
Where: Club Roma (125 Vansickle Rd, St. Catherine’s)
Cost: Entry for young women (and parents) is FREE.

The evening includes industry panelists that provide mentorship and share their journey in their field, an interactive career expo with local and national employers, and hands-on activities sponsored by Niagara College. Light dinner is provided. Free Parking.

About Build a Dream
Founded in 2014, Build a Dream offers programs designed to attract, encourage, and empower female students to pursue careers in skilled trades, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), emergency response, and entrepreneurship. Through providing support and encouragement, hosting learning camps, spotlighting female mentors, and building interactive annual Career Discovery Expos, the non-profit organization provides parents and young women nationally with tools to make informed career choices.

For more information about Build a Dream, please contact:

Victoria Rose
Marketing & Brand Director


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