Alberta (February 22, 2019) – The PCL family of companies is pleased to
announce a $6.9 million
donation to United Ways across North America from its overall 2018 campaign.
Twenty-eight PCL districts held fundraising campaigns to support their local
United Way agencies.
was a very special year for our campaign as it marked the 50th year PCL has
supported United Way,” said Dave Filipchuk, PCL president and CEO. “PCL
employees continue to do what it takes to make their communities better places
to live and work across North America. Partnering with United Way allows us to
make an important impact by helping those who need it most.”
million in fundraising will help United Way agencies and the individuals who
draw on their services. These funds will go towards various partnerships,
programs, and services in three main areas that United Way supports: improvements
in education, income, and wellness address the overall well-being of children
through to adults, from schooling and hot-lunch programs to employment services
and health care.
PCL’s efforts during the campaign included everything from holding
raffles to pie-in-the-face contests, carnivals, and various other office
competitions to help raise more donations. Get more information on PCL’s
is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across
Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse
operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets
are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers. Together, these
companies have an annual construction volume of $9 billion, making PCL the
largest contracting organization in Canada and one of the largest in North
America. Watch us build at PCL.com.
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