Sundt Foundation Donates to Six Southern Arizona Charities

 |  Press Release, Sundt Foundation

TUCSON, Ariz. (September 13, 2022) – The Sundt Foundation awarded grants to six nonprofits in the Tucson area during its current giving round. 

“Being able to help deserving organizations that improve and make the community better is very rewarding,” said Rick Buchanan, the Sundt Foundation’s Tucson region board member. “Helping the community of Tucson prosper and giving back is what our employee-owners value most, and through the Foundation, they can do that.” Four people standing in front of a mosaic of stars and a dancing figure.

Nonprofits that received grants include the GAP Ministries, American Gold Star Mothers, Inc., Twilight Wish Foundation, Food Initiatives, Aviva Children’s Services, and Angel Charity for Children. 

The Sundt Foundation awards quarterly grants to local Tucson-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 $12 million in donations. Nonprofit organizations interested in applying for a grant may call (480) 293-3000 or visit 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.   


About Sundt   

Sundt Construction, Inc. ( 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 22,000-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 61st largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.   



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