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Terracon Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

posted 01.28.2014

OLATHE, Kan. — The Terracon Foundation, which was established to support the communities where Terracon employees live and work, recently awarded grants totaling more than $255,000 to national and local organizations and universities. Grant recipients are:

National Partner Grant
  • ACE Mentor Program of America
Chattanooga, Tenn.
University Grants
  • University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio
  • University of Illinois
Champaign, Ill.
  • University of Louisville
Louisville, Ky.
  • University of Central Florida
Orlando, Fla.
  • Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va.
Community Grants
  • Bonner Springs Elementary
Bonner Springs, Kan.
  • Communities In Schools of San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
  • CrossRoads Missions
Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Cy-Hope
Houston, Texas
  • Junior Achievement of Baton Rouge/Acadiana
Baton Rouge, La.
  • Missouri University of Science & Technology
Rolla, Mo.
  • Monnett Battle of Westport
Kansas City, Mo.
  • Neighbors Along the Line
Tulsa, Okla.
  • Olathe Northwest High School
Olathe, Kan.
  • Partners For Parks
Charlotte, N.C.
  • Saint Paul Rotary Foundation
Saint Paul, Minn.
  • The Dream Center
Charleston, S.C.
  • Texas Conservation Fund
Houston, Texas
  • University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

The Terracon Foundation was established in 2008 to broaden the company’s corporate philanthropy initiatives. Consistent with Terracon’s Mission of Delivering Success for Employees, Clients, and Communities, the Terracon Foundation encourages employee support of their local nonprofit community organizations and universities.

The Terracon Foundation also funds scholarships for eligible dependents of Terracon employees. Since inception, philanthropic gifts from the Terracon Foundation total more than $551,000. For further information about the Terracon Foundation, please visit: https://www.terracon.com/about/terracon-foundation/.

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 www.terracon.com.

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