CBIF

Collier Building Industry Foundation  Collier Building Industry Foundation

 

The  Collier Building Industry Foundation (CBIF), a 501(c) 3 organization,  was established in 2005 to operate the charitable arm of its parent organization, The Collier Building Industry Association (CBIA).  CBIF`s primary goal is to provide housing-related educational activities, including assisting students in understanding and pursuing rewarding careers in construction, engineering, architecture and related trades.  Hands-on experiential learning opportunities are provided as well as annual scholarships to high school and college students. To date, CBIF has awarded over 75,000. in scholarships to deserving students.

 

Applicants should be students in good standing and recommended by their teachers or returning students with a strong interest in the construction industry and /or related trades who desire to pursue higher education opportunities.Click here for the 2018 application.

 

CBIF Board of Directors


JP Coleman
JP Coleman Construction

CBIF President

Dave Dunnavant
Peninsula Construction & Engineering

Cathrine Hunter
Woodward, Pires & Lombardo

 

CBIF Treasurer-Secretary

Robert McGinnis
Forge Engineering


Eric Morris
BCB Homes

Ex-Officio


Kathy Curatolo
CBIA, Executive Officer


Anthony Fortino
Fortino Construction & Development
2018 CBIA President

Meet our 2017 Scholarship Recipients


Jacob German


John Granholm


Blake Holloway


Brittany Nyugen