NAWIC SACRAMENTO RECEIVES THE PARTNER ASSOCIATION OF THE YEAR AWARD FROM THE CONSTRUCTION FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION SACRAMENTO CHAPTER CFMA Sacramento recognizes the contributions of the Sacramento Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction, paving the way for women in the construction industry. Women working in construction numbered 1.5 percent of the entire U.S. workforce and now make up 9.9 percent of the construction industry in the United States.* “NAWIC is all about breaking barriers and removing roadblocks,” says Agata Krasniewska, NAWIC Sacramento President and CFMA Sacramento Member. “We could not have ended 2020 in a better way than this, [...]
Construction jobs were among the fastest-growing for women from 2015 through 2019 According to a new report, the number of women in the position of construction manager increased 101% from 49,400 to 99,400, making that the third fastest-growing job for women overall. Other construction jobs that drew a significant number of women were construction and maintenance painters (up 64% from 32,600 to 53,300) and construction laborers (up 50% from 47,800 to 71,800). The number of women who chose careers as civil engineers also increased by 46% from 45,400 to 66,000. Read more here.
This year NAWIC Sacramento will be participating in Habitat for Humanities Women Build 2019. If you would like to join our team please visit link here and become a team member. Let's do all we can to help those in need in our community!