Welcome to Build and Learn, Inc.

Building Individuals One at a Time

Serving Veterans and Disadvantaged Citizens

Learn skills to refurbish and rehabilitate homes

About Us

Build & Learn, Inc. is a Non-Profit Community Housing Development Organization

Build & Learn, Inc. is a Community Housing Development Organization established to assist eligible populations, such as veterans, to obtain affordable housing, skills for constructing affordable housing and skills for living as productive citizens in their respective communities. Build & Learn, Inc. is a non profit – public charity foundation as defined under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code serving Columbia and Middle Tennessee.

OUR GOALS

Build & Learn, Inc. has the following goals and objectives

Support Veterans

Pre-Apprentice Programs

Engage Volunteers

Increase Citizenship

Programs

Pre-Apprentice Job Training, Workshops, Veterans Support and Community Service

Build & Learn, Inc. programs offer the following:

1. Pre-Apprentice Job Training

2. Professional and Citizenship Skills for Eligible Populations

3. Heavy Equipment Operation and Basic Excavating – Coming Soon!

4. Veterans and Disadvantaged Citizens Home Repair

Read more about each Training and Community Outreach Program Below. We thank our current partners, Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC), for their desire to work with Build & Learn and improve our community. We look forward to developing additional partnerships with businesses, churches, other non profit organizations and individuals in order to achieve our mutual goals.

Pre-Apprentice Job Training

The purpose of this training program is to train veterans and individuals who did not finish high school. Note: our program will allow students to transfer credit to other vocational programs within the State of Tennessee. Our objective is to provide construction skills training to eligible population through class room and on-the-job training by engaging participants as partners during the construction phases of affordable houses. We also teach skills to refurbish and rehabilitate homes and residences for eligible populations, disadvantaged citizens and veterans.

Professional Skills for Eligible Populations

Goal: To provide professional development skills in the areas of interviewing, employability skills, and resume writing.

Heavy Equipment Operation and Basic Excavating – Coming Soon!

Goal: To provide Heavy Equipment Operation and Basic Excavating Skills.

Veterans and Disadvantaged Citizens Home Repair

Community service program which aims to utilize available grant funds and donations to rehabilitate and construct affordable housing for the general population.

Contact Us

We’d Love to Hear From You

Email: buildlearn@yahoo.com

Mailing Address for Correspondence:
2003 Carmack Blvd.

Columbia, TN 38401


Quinton Jones, Executive Director (615) 578-1910

You can also mail checks payable to: :
Build & Learn, Inc.

2003 Carmack Blvd.

Columbia, TN 38401

Donate

You Can Contribute!

Build & Learn, Inc. is a non profit – public charity foundation as defined under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code serving Columbia and Middle Tennessee. To become a volunteer, sponsor, donate materials or supplies or obtain additional information, click on the contact us link or email buildlearn@yahoo.com. To make a tax deductible contribution or donation, click on Donate.