Largo recently donated the concrete work for the patio and ADA ramps and sidewalks for the Plumeria House in Anaheim, CA. The Illumination Foundation led the effort of renovating the property to provide homeless shelter for children with disabilities.
We would like to congratulate Joshua Smith, Jane Runte, Sarah Urrea and Will Howhannesian for winning the Summer Intern Scholarship Awards for 2021! A total of $12,500 was awarded based on essay submissions about each individual’s internship experience. We were lucky to have so many outstanding interns this year and grateful to grow alongside the future leaders of our industry!
Due to the amazing range of candidates in our summer intern program, Largo expanded the award for our Summer Intern Scholarship Application. We would like to congratulate Mohammad T. Ali Adib for winning the first place, $10,000 award. Our carpenters apprentice Jennifer Knickerbocker was also awarded with a $5,000 scholarship. And finally, our interns Luke Martin and Brandon Montiel each received a scholarship award of $2,500. We were lucky to have so many outstanding interns this year. We are grateful to teach and learn alongside the future leaders of the construction industry!
Largo Concrete supports Hope Builder’s mission of empowering Orange County’s young adults with the mentorship, life skills and job skills training that meet the needs of employers. Hope Builders enables young people, who are unemployed, out of school, in and out of the criminal justice system and/or pregnant or parenting, with the job training and life skills needed to move out of poverty and achieve enduring personal and professional success. Since 1995, Hope Builders has worked to develop and refine a theory of change that leads to real transformation in the lives of young men and women who are disconnected from educational and workforce opportunities.
Click here to donate. Donations can be allocated toward Career Registry, Amigo Scholarships or Corporate Sponsorship.
As we expand our business presence in the Dallas, Texas area, Largo Concrete is proud to support local organizations that are dedicated to improving the conditions of their communities. Recently, Largo has donated to the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center, an organization that works to provide both a voice and act as a resource for abused children. Working with the Dallas Police Department, Assistant District Attorney and CPS, DCAC investigates, prosecutes and works to heal cases of child abuse in Dallas county. We at Largo are proud to support DCAC and the children of Dallas.
Largo Concrete hosted a charity golf tournament earlier this week at Boudler Ridge Golf Club to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation raising over $80,000! The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world’s leader in the search for a cure for people with cystic fibrosis, a rare, genetic disease that progressively limits the ability to breathe, causing debilitating lung infections, and ultimately, premature death.