Community Involvement

New Orleans Graduates of ACE Mentor Program Learn Challenges of Rebuilding New Orleans Following Hurricane

The Greater New Orleans affiliate of the ACE (Architecture, Construction, and Engineering) Mentor Program hosted its annual awards banquet and graduation recently in the New Orleans Downtown Marriott. Twenty-three McDonogh 35 College Preparatory High School students were honored by leaders in the New Orleans architecture, construction and engineering community for successful completion of the ACE Mentor Program, a national program that encourages high school students to pursue careers in ACE fields and helps support their continued advancement in the industry.
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Georgia State Students Win Art Competition, Decorate Construction Site of New Law School

Two law students recently won a fence art competition sponsored by McCarthy, construction manager of Georgia State University (GSU) College of Law’s new building located on Park Place downtown. Second-year law students AnaMaria Hazard (J.D.’15) and Jon Ciliberto (J.D. ’15) share the $1,500 cash prize, and their winning entries now will be showcased on the construction fence surrounding the site for the duration of project.
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McCarthy Holdings, Inc. Celebrates 150 Years of Building by Giving Back to the Community

Firm’s 1,600 employee-owners build bikes and wagons for children across America as part of national Heart Hats effort
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McCarthy Heart Hats Donates $40,000 in Grants to MentorKids USA, Chavez Boxing Foundation

McCarthy’s Southwest Division has awarded two grants totaling $40,000 via the firm’s Heart Hats community outreach program. MentorKids USA and Chavez Boxing Foundation will receive $20,000 each. In addition, Sojourner Center and Devereux Arizona will receive campus improvements as part of McCarthy Heart Hats’ in-kind team projects.
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McCarthy Receives AGC of California Contribution to the Community Award

The Association of General Contractors of California (AGCC) honored McCarthy with a 2013 Constructor Award in the category of Contribution to the Community. The award was given to the firm in recognition of its involvement on the $3.6 million Latino Health Access Park and Community Center project in Santa Ana, Calif.
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