YouthBuild rebuilds communities by providing valuable hands-on learning experiences that enable youth to learn valuable construction skills while building affordable housing and other community assets that make our communities stronger and more vital. YouthBuild North Central is your local chapter serving the North Central West Virginia counties of Randolph, Barbour, Tucker, and Upshur. If you are interested in learning more, please call RCHA’s YouthBuild Manager at: 304-637-9008.

Why YouthBuild?

YouthBuild gives young adults the tools to secure a good job – and keep it.

How Does YouthBuild Benefit Participants?

How Does YouthBuild Benefit Participants?

YouthBuild provides a solid pathway to education and employment. Our participants are able to achieve a productive means of securing financial security and leadership roles in their communities while breaking the cycle of poverty.

  • Strengthens Educational Backgrounds
  • Teaches Marketable Skills
  • Develops Entrepreneurship
  • Instills Leadership Values That Relate to Home, Work, and the Community


Check out the testimonials from some of our former students:

Other Testimonials:

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The total cost of the YouthBuild program is $1,525,965. $1,198,500. (79%) is funded through a U.S Department of Labor – Employment and Training Administration grant. $327,465 (21%) is financed by non-governmental sources.