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HiMEC EMPLOYEES VOLUNTEER AT NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION BLOCK KIDS EVENT

January 30, 2017 – Rochester, MN – The southeastern chapter for the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) hosted their annual Block Kids event. Kids in grades 4-6 learned about the construction industry and created their own building from legos, tinfoil and string. HiMEC’s NAWIC members as well as volunteer judges were on hand to encourage and educate the kids during the event.

HARRIS COMPANIES EMPLOYEES PACK 102 BOXES OF FOOD FOR CHILDREN IN NEED

May 5, 2016 – St. Paul, MN – Harris Companies field and office employees came together to volunteer at Feed My Starving Children. The group packed 102 boxes with enough food for 22,032 meals. Boxes are destined for Nicaragua where they will be distributed to children suffering from malnutrition.

SUPERIOR AIR HANDLING DONATES MATERIALS TO REBUILDING TOGETHER NEW ORLEANS

January 2016 – Clearfield, UT – Superior Air Handling donated materials to a home that Clark McCarthy/Hensel Phelps sponsored for “Rebuilding Together New Orleans.” This volunteer group improves quality of life for low income homeowners, particularly those who are elderly, disabled, veterans, or single head of households with minor children, through home repair and revitalization of New Orleans’ neighborhoods.

HARRIS MECHANICAL INTERMOUNTAIN VOLUNTEERS AT UTAH FOOD BANK

December 18, 2015 – Salt Lake City, UT –  Employees from Harris Mechanical Intermountain, Harris Mechanical Intermountain Service and Wasatch Controls volunteered at the Utah Food Bank to pack meals for Utah Food Bank patrons.

HARRIS COMPANIES’ ST. PAUL EMPLOYEES RAISE $15,000 FOR LYMPHOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATION AND TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY

November 19, 2015 – St. Paul, MN – The St. Paul corporate office held its annual Employee Charity Auction and raised $15,000 for the Lymphoma Research Foundation and the Greater Twin Cities United Way. Many thanks to our generous donors and our employees.

HARRIS COMPANIES’ ST. PAUL EMPLOYEES RAISE $12,000 FOR ALS AND TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY

November 13, 2014 – St. Paul, MN – The annual Employee Charity Auction held at the St. Paul corporate office was a huge success this year thanks to generous donors and employees. Not only did we meet our goal of $10,000 we surpassed it! Funds raised are going to both The ALS Association MN, ND, and SD chapter, and the Greater Twin Cities United Way.

HARRIS COMPANIES VOLUNTEERS MAKE IMPROVEMENTS TO HOME & GARAGE FOR MINNEAPOLIS FAMILY  

May 31, 2014 – St. Paul, MN – Harris Companies joined forces with Kraus-Anderson Companies, Inc. to sponsor a Hearts & Hammers – Twin Cities, Inc. home improvement project in Minneapolis.

Hearts & Hammers is a private non-profit organization that provides exterior painting and home improvement assistance for senior and physically disabled homeowners.  All projects are completed in a single day and at no cost to the homeowners.

More than 60 volunteers from Harris Companies and Kraus-Anderson Companies, Inc. participated in the home improvements project.   Carpenters gathered the week prior to the day long event to re-roof part of the homeowner’s garage, install a new garage overhead and service door, build a new picnic table, and make many additional repairs/replacement to the home.

HARRIS COMPANIES SERVES UP DELICIOUS MEAL AND SMILES AT TWIN CITIES RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE

March 2014 – St. Paul, MN – Harris Companies teamed up with Minnesota State Capitol Improvements Project partner J.E. Dunn Construction to provide and serve a delicious home cooked meal to more than 80 people at the Ronald McDonald House Charities Upper Midwest‘s Oak Street facility.

As part of the Cooks For Kids program, a nutritious meal was prepared and brought in that evening by the group to serve the many families staying at the facility whose child is receiving care for a life-threatening illness at a Twin Cities area hospital.