SAN DIEGO, Calif. (August 7, 2019) – The Sundt Foundation awarded a total of $28,400 in grants to 13 San Diego nonprofits during its third-quarter disbursements.
“The San Diego Sundt Foundation committee believes in giving back to the community in which we work,” said Elizabeth Tague, the Sundt Foundation’s San Diego region board member. “It is deeply gratifying to be able to give to those in need in our community, and we were pleased to be able to lend support to these organizations and their missions.”
Third-quarter grants include:
$2,500 Grant Recipients
– Resounding Joy
– YWCA of San Diego County
– Traveling Stories
– Marine Corps Recruit Depot Museum Foundation
– Angels Foster Family Network
– Fresh Start Surgical Gifts
– Hospice Dreamcatcher Foundation, Inc.
– Urban Corps of San Diego County
$2,000 Grant Recipients
– Boys and Girls Club of Carlsbad
– Special Delivery San Diego
$1,500 Grant Recipients
– San Diego Humane Society
– Elementary Institute of Science
$1,400 Grant Recipients
– Parent Institute for Quality Education, Inc.
The Sundt Foundation awards grants quarterly to area charities that support disadvantaged children and families. Nonprofits are selected through an application process and reviewed by a committee of Sundt employee-owners.
About the Sundt Foundation
Sundt’s purpose is to build environments where its clients, employee-owners and communities prosper. The Sundt Foundation was established in 1999 as a way for employee-owners to give back to the communities in which they live and work. The organization is funded primarily by contributions from Sundt employees, which are matched by the company. To date, the Foundation has awarded more than $9.8 million in donations. Nonprofit organizations interested in applying for a grant may call (480) 293-3000 or visit www.sundt.com/community-industry/sundt-foundation/ for more information. Sundt has offices in Tempe and Tucson, Arizona; Salt Lake City, Utah; San Antonio, Fort Worth, Irving and El Paso, Texas and Sacramento, San Diego and Irvine, California.
Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 129-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial, building and concrete work and is owned entirely by its 2,000+ employees. Sundt is distinguished by its diverse capabilities and experience, unique employee-ownership culture and depth of self-perform expertise in nine major trades. Half of Sundt’s workforce is comprised of skilled craft professionals who, together with the company’s administrative employees, enable Sundt to fulfill its mission to be the most skilled builder in America. Sundt has 11 offices throughout Arizona, California, Texas and Utah and is currently ranked the country’s 54th largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.