"Building Boats ... Building Lives"

What People Are Saying

Teach a young man to build a boat, and he might just end up changing his life.”

– Brian Williams, NBC Nightly News.

Having spent most of my life witnessing what is phony and what is real, I can attest that this program is real – it changes lives.”

– Fred Geiger, Volunteer

“I couldn’t see into this future they kept telling me about,” he says. “That was too far away. But I could see the boat I was working on take shape, and I could see my new life.”

– ASF Apprentice