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ACE Stands United

The ACE Mentor Program – an organization that nurtures a culture of diversity and inclusion – stands united in condemning racism. Our work of opening career opportunities – particularly for people who have been historically disadvantaged – is paramount. Events of the past weeks provide a startling and disturbing reminder of the importance of our […]


2020 Scholarship Award Winners

Seven scholarships totaling $35,000 were awarded to regional high school students in the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia for the 2019-2020 school year. Scholarships will allow students to continue their education in the architecture, construction, and engineering fields. CLICK ON the names of the students below to show a brief bio. “I particularly enjoyed the site visits to the INTECH site […]


Torcon Wins ACE Giant Jenga 2020!

ACE Mentor Program Giant Jenga Tournament Raises $30K for Scholarships Fourth annual tournament dramatically increases in size, attracts over 350 attendees and 64 teams The ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia, the local affiliate of the nation’s most engaging industry mentoring program, hosted 350+ members and friends of the design and construction community Thursday, 20 […]


The 2020 Brackets Are SET!

We are so excited to announce that the tournament brackets are set and we have 64 teams competing on February 20 at The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum! Below is a breakdown of all of the teams and their initial competitors.. Full Brackets can be found HERE! A SPECIAL THANK YOU to all of the teams that have registered […]


ACE Welcomes Team Delco!

The ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia welcomed its first Delaware County team in the Fall of 2019. Students from Springfield High School and other Delaware County schools who are interested in pursuing careers in the design and construction industry began meeting in November of 2019.  The team consists of 15 – 20 students who attend two-hour long […]


MLK DAY of SERVICE 2020 – It’s a wrap!

On January 20, 2020, volunteers from GBCA, the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia, Clemens Construction Company, and the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters came together for a Day of Service for Martin Luther King Day. Volunteers met at the Houseman Recreation Center in Philadelphia to build cedar wood picnic tables and benches for the neighborhood. Woodland Building […]


Team Finishing Trades Institute

In the Fall of 2019, ACE Greater Philadelphia welcomed a new all-female team to our mentoring family.  Team Finishing Trades Institute (FTI) is led by Stephanie Staub (Director of Marketing, Architectural Glass Institute; ACE Advisory Council), Erin O’Brien-Hofmann (FTI Commercial Paint Instructor; NAWIC Philadelphia Secretary), and Dennis McDonough (FTI Recruitment Coordinator). The Finishing Trades Institute, […]

The ACE Mentor Program of Eastern PA

Founded in 2000, the ACE Mentor Program of Eastern Pennsylvania gives students from local high schools an exciting opportunity to learn more about potential careers in architecture, engineering and construction!

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