SALT LAKE CITY (March 15, 2022) – During its current giving round, the Sundt Foundation awarded a grant of $4,000 to Shriners Hospital for Children in Salt Lake City.
“The Shriners Hospital for Children provides children with exceptional care, and we are grateful to be able to support their efforts,” said Jasen Bennie, the Sundt Foundation’s Salt Lake City region board member. “Being able to give back to our community in and around the Salt Lake area is a very special opportunity, and we look forward to it every quarter.”
Salt Lake City’s Shriners Hospital for Children has been recognized as one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals in pediatric orthopedics. The hospital offers the full spectrum of orthopedic treatments and services to address any problem related to bones, muscles and joints. The grant will help the hospital continue to research and provide excellent care.
The Sundt Foundation awards quarterly grants to local Salt Lake City-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.
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