DALLAS (March 4, 2022) – The Sundt Foundation awarded $8,600 to four nonprofits across the Metroplex during its current giving round. The Beacon Hill Preparatory Institute, Christian Community Storehouse of Keller, Dental Health Arlington and Primos Dallas each received grants for $2,150.
“By giving to these organizations we are more connected to our community,” said Barbara Terry, the Sundt Foundation’s North Texas region board member. “These connections have a continued impact for growth and opportunity for all those involved.”
Beacon Hill Preparatory Institute will use its grant to tutor over 1,100 students this year.
Christian Community Storehouse of Keller provides snack packs to children on Fridays, to help them get through the weekend without being hungry.
Dental Health Arlington will use its grant to fund its Sealing Molars Improves the Lives of Every Student (SMILE) program.
Primos Dallas pairs young Latino students with Latino professionals to foster an authentic family-like relationship.
The Sundt Foundation awards quarterly grants to local North Texas-area charities that support disadvantaged children and families. Nonprofits are selected through an application process and reviewed by a committee of local 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 $11 million in donations. Nonprofit organizations interested in applying for a grant may call (480) 293-3000 or visit www.sundtfoundation.org for more information. Sundt has offices in Tempe and Tucson, Arizona; Salt Lake City, Utah; Portland, Ore., Charlotte, N.C., San Antonio, Dallas 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 132-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial, building, concrete and renewable energy work and is owned entirely by its approximately 1,500-plus employees. Sundt is distinguished by its diverse capabilities and experience, unique employee-ownership culture and depth of self-perform expertise in nine major trades. Much 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 12 offices throughout Arizona, California, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas and Utah and is currently ranked the country’s 58th largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.
Sundt Construction, Inc.