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Barge Design Solutions, Inc., Community Fund Spring 2018 Recipients Announced

18 / May / 2018

Barge Design Solutions is excited to announce the newest round of nonprofit organizations who will receive monetary grants from its Community Fund. This Barge Design Solutions, Inc. Community Fund’s grant cycle benefits 10 nonprofits that assist with a wide range of programs, such as feeding Chattanooga’s homeless population, providing Nashville teens with both after school and summer programs, and helping Mountain Creek (TN) community protect and restore their local watershed.

The spring 2018 grant recipients are:

Organization

   Amount

TenneSEA Kids for Clean Water

    $3,000

Ride for Reading, Inc.

    $3,000

Begin Anew of Middle Tennessee

    $2,500

Bethlehem Center

    $2,500

The Dayton Regional STEM School

    $2,500

Youth Encouragement Services (Y.E.S)

    $2,500

YWCA Knoxville

    $2,500

Tennessee Baptist Children's Home

    $2,500

Rebuilding Together Nashville

    $2,500

H3 Ministries, Inc.

    $1,400

The Community Fund supports the company’s inherent spirit of giving back to local communities where employees live and work. Bi-annual grants are employee sponsored, but funded by employee contributions, either through one-time donations or payroll deductions, and a company match.

Over $164,000 has been distributed across our landscape to employee-nominated, non-profit organizations since 2014.