SOURCE: PCL Construction

PCL Construction

November 26, 2014 16:42 ET

PCL Construction Donates $160,000 to Food Banks Nationwide

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - November 26, 2014) - PCL Construction will donate $160,000 to food assistance programs across the country this holiday season. Since 2009 PCL Construction has donated $888,000 to help fight hunger, providing approximately eight million meals to those in need.

"We're proud to have the ability to help and give back in the communities in which we build and where our employees live," said Shaun Yancey, president and COO of PCL's US Operations. "Our goal through this ongoing program is to make as many people's holiday as memorable as possible."

In 2009, PCL Construction enacted its US Food Bank Initiative, enabling the company's 14 operating locations to donate approximately $10,000 annually to local food banks of their choice. This year, PCL Construction has contributed to food bank agencies in Atlanta, Bakersfield, Dallas, Denver, Honolulu, Houston, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New Jersey, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh, Seattle, and Tampa.

The following organizations were supported by PCL's food bank giving this year:

Georgia Mountain Food Bank
The Place of Forsyth County
Golden Empire Gleaners
North Texas Food Bank
Hawaii Foodbank
Houston Food Bank
Foothill Unity Center
San Diego Food Bank
Second Harvest Heartland
Northpointe Health and Wellness Food Shelf
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida
St. Mary's Food Bank
Raleigh Rescue Mission
Food Lifeline
Northwest Harvest
Center for Food Action
Feeding America Tampa Bay

About PCL Construction
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 31 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of more than $7 billion, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.

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Contact Information

  • For media inquiries, please contact:

    Stephanie McCay
    Communications Manager
    PCL Construction
    (303) 365-6428
    smccay@pcl.com