Denver, CO (Feb. 11, 2020) – PCL Construction is building communities
through projects using steel and concrete, but the organization is also building
hope for individuals and families in the Denver communities. For more than two
decades, PCL has partnered with Mile High United Way in a fight for the
education, health and financial stability for those in the Mile High community.
During the 2019 fundraising campaign PCL and more than 80% of its employees
participated and contributed a total donation of $700,866 to the nonprofit.
Since 1998, PCL and its employees have contributed more than $18 million,
enabling Mile High United Way to tackle the most complex challenges and improve
thousands of lives each year.
This year’s campaign theme, United Roots, symbolized how
PCL’s roots in Denver are intertwined with the local community as Denver
represents PCL’s first office in the U.S. The campaign included a silent
auction and golf tournament, as well as participation from many local partners
“Giving back to our community is a cornerstone of our
organization,” said Deron Brown, president and COO of PCL’s U.S. Operations. “As
an employee-owned company, we believe that it’s a shared responsibility to give
back to the communities where we live and work.”
The support provided by PCL Construction helps fund
important initiatives such as ensuring children enter school ready to succeed, that
they’re reading at grade-level by the end of third grade, and that youth
exiting the child welfare system are prepared for their future and entry into
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries
out work across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and in Australia.
These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and
buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in more than 30 major
centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of $7
billion, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North
America. Watch us build at PCL.com.
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