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Terracon Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

posted 08.07.2013

OLATHE, Kan. — The Terracon Foundation recently awarded grants totaling $51,000 to community organizations and universities. Grant recipients and their respective Terracon-employee champions are:

Recipient Champion
ACE Mentor Program of S.E. Tennessee and N. Georgia Richard (Sean) Williams
Boys and Girls Club of Saline County David Hopkins
Engineers Without Borders (EWB) – Minnesota Student Chapter Kris Langlie
Girl Scouts of N.E. Kansas and N.W. Missouri Paula Tilgner
Juanita Sims Doty Foundation Monica Gilmore-Love
Northeast Lakeview College Chuck Gregory
Professional Engineers of Colorado Education Foundation Doug Jobe
St. Cecilia School Theresa Stromberg-Murphy
STRIDES Nonprofit Tutoring Mike McKeague
EWB -Vina Vieja Project –  University of Texas at San Antonio Laura Campa
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Eric Lim
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL Kris Linster
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX Laura Campa
University of Utah-Rocky Mountain Center, Salt Lake City, UT Don Marano

The Terracon Foundation was established in 2008 to broaden our corporate philanthropy initiatives.  Consistent with our Mission of Delivering Success for Employees, Clients and Communities, Terracon Foundation encourages employee support of their local non-profit community organizations and universities. Applications for Community and University grants are accepted twice each year.  Application submission deadlines are March 31 and September 30.

Application deadline for the Terracon Foundation National Partner Grant (up to $50,000) is September 30. Terracon Foundation also funds scholarships for eligible dependents of Terracon employees. Since inception, philanthropic gifts from the Terracon Foundation total more than $375,000.  For further information about the Terracon Foundation, please visit:

Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 3,000 employees providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services from more than 140 offices in 40 states nationwide. Terracon currently ranks 38th on Engineering News-Record’s List of Top 500 Design Firms. For additional information about Terracon, please visit