Give like you’ve never given before.

    Almost every day companies and individuals across Lancaster County are asked to support a variety of deserving, charitable causes. Undoubtedly you answer many such calls for help. With the Lancaster Building Industry Foundation, you have a special way to make an impact on your community.

    The Foundation opens many new doors:

    By focusing the Foundation’s gifts on education relating to the building trades, construction industry research and affordable housing, you can give back in very specific ways. 

    Since its inception in 1995 as the “Charitable Arm of the BIA” the LBI Foundation, a 501(c)(3), has contributed

    • Over $170,000 in scholarships for students pursuing secondary educations in the construction trades
    • Gifts of materials, supplies along with hours of labor
    • Over $93,000 in grants to various local organizations, institutions, and relief funds

    Recipients Include:

    ~ SACA (Spanish American Civic Association)

    ~ LHOP (Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership)

    ~ Lancaster Area Habitat for Humanity

    ~ SACA’s Tec Centro

    ~ Water Street Ministries

    ~ Lancaster County Career & Technical Center (LCCTC)

    ~ Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

    ~ McCaskey Vo-Tech students

    ~ Domestic Violence Services Center

    ~ Clare House

    ~ Lancaster Shelter for Abused Women

    ~ Salvation Army

    ~ Tabor Community Services

    ~ Crispus Attucks Neighborhood Development

    ~ TLC (formerly Harb Adult)

    ~ Louisiana Home Builders and NCHBA (Hurricanes Katrina and Floyd) Relief Funds

    ~ Junior Achievement

    ~ Sunnyside Housing Development

    Lancaster Building Industry Foundation Mission: To provide—by means of charitable giving—community based opportunities, education and service related to the building industry.