On Saturday, March 24, 2018, NBC10 presented Today’s Inspiring Woman, a program highlighting women leaders in Philadelphia. The segment “Breaking Barriers” featured GBCA Immediate Past Chairman of the Board Emily Bittenbender of Bittenbender Construction.

Click below to watch the full episode of NBC10’s Today’s Inspiring Woman. The “Breaking Barrriers” segment begins at 11:20:



GBCA is proud of the work and leadership of Emily and Bittenbender Construction in the city, and hopes that her story inspires more women to become members and leaders of Philadelphia’s construction industry.


On June 22-29, 2018, Mentoring Young Women in Construction (MyWIC), part of NAWIC Philadelphia Chapter 145, is holding the MyWIC 2018 Construction Camp. This day camp provides hands-on opportunities for young women in grades 7-12 to learn more about the construction industry.

Click below to learn more about the MyWIC 2018 Construction Camp:


If you’re interested in getting involved with MyWIC 2018 Construction Camp, click below to learn more about volunteer opportunities: