Building Our Community - San Juan Diego Academy | News
WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) -- The third of five finalists in Erhardt Construction's "Building Our Community" contest is San Juan Diego Academy.
The academy is located on Godfrey Avenue SW in Wyoming. It's goal is to help Latino children in West Michigan improve their test scores and graduation rates.
If the academy wins the contest, it plans to use the prize improve the facility's structural integrity.
"At this point, we have not been able to repair this parish for years," says principal Rosa Fraga. "We've just been trying to maintain it. There is going to become a time when this becomes dangerous.We need to have these columns, these pillars repaired, or the building will crumble."
Erhardt Construction will award a $45,000 construction project to the winner. All five finalists are non-profit groups.
The winner of the Building Our Community contest will be determined by an online vote.
Click here for Monday's entry - Camp Roger
Click here for Tuesday's entry - Crash's Landing