WINTER PARK, Fla. — The Terracon Foundation recently awarded a community grant to Sister-to-Sister Women’s Ministry. The grant will be used to provide the proper nutrition and other essential necessities to families in need.
The Terracon Foundation community grant supports local, nonprofit programs with active engagement of Terracon employees in communities where they live and work.
The mission of the 501(c)(3) organization is to provide an outreach center that serves the needs of women in the community. The faith-based organization is dedicated to providing an awareness of diversity in areas of cultural diversity, recreation, and education.
Velecia Crawford, from Terracon’s Winter Park office, is involved with the organization and championed the grant. Ruth Taylor, president and CEO of Sister-to-Sister, proudly accepted the award.
“I’m very excited to be able to include the Terracon Foundation as one of the guardian angels that has helped support our Sister-to-Sister Women’s Ministry and the hundreds of women, children, and families we support throughout the year,” said Taylor.
The Terracon Foundation was established in 2008 and expanded considerably in 2012 to provide a broader range of grant opportunities. The Terracon Foundation also provides national partner grants, university grants, and employee-dependent scholarships.
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 35th on Engineering News-Record’s List of Top 500 Design Firms. For additional information about Terracon, please visit terracon.com.