Dudek & Bock was featured on NBC News, Chicago Channel 5’s “Making a Difference.”

Chicago Public Schools’ Manufacturing Connect program teaches students advanced manufacturing skills, and students are placed at local manufacturers such as Dudek & Bock.

“My family believes in giving people opportunities so we’re willing to train our youth,” said Kathleen Dudek.

Pictured from left to right are former Manufacturing Connect students now employed at Dudek & Bock: Diante Hughes, in our 4-Slide Department, sisters Brandi and Erika Scott working in Quality Assurance, and Terrence Wilson, an apprentice Tool & Die Maker.