Mechdyne Community Contributions and Outreach

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At Mechdyne, we approach community contribution as an opportunity to use our resources to enhance the quality of life by serving communities in which we live.

 

Mechdyne's Community Contribution Program provides direct contributions and sponsorships to select charitable organizations that make a difference in the lives of people in our communities, with particular emphasis on supporting organizations that help people access resources to improve and enrich their lives.

 

Current Funding Priorities Include:

  • Social and Human Service Organizations, especially those assisting low- and moderate-income individuals
  • Youth, especially those who are disadvantaged in some way
  • Community Improvement and Investment
  • Education
  • Arts and Culture

Funding Assistance may Include:

  • Donations: A gift-in-kind or cash donation
  • Fundraising: Direct involvement in raising funds or goods for not-for-profit organizations
  • Sponsorships: Sponsored events in the communities where we do business
  • Partnerships: A mutually beneficial relationship with a not-for-profit organization
  • Employee Volunteerism: Support to employees as they volunteer in the community

Community Contribution Program Guidelines Criteria Include:

  • Demonstrate general support in the community
  • Be consistent with our core value "Contribution and responsibility to the communities in which we live and work"
  • Demonstrate a significant and unique contribution to community life
  • Demonstrate clearly defined and measurable goals and objectives
  • Provide services and activities without regard to race, religion, creed, sex or sexual orientation
  • Benefit communities in which Mechdyne operates
  • Be a registered charitable organization

Ineligible Organizations and Projects Include:

  • Religious or sectarian organizations (except where they represent non-denominational community and social support services)
  • Political organizations
  • Individuals
  • For-profit organizations
  • Service clubs and fraternal organizations
  • Third-party fundraisers or professional solicitors

Mechdyne Does not Support the Following Ventures:

  • Debt-reduction campaigns
  • Goodwill advertising
  • Travel, accommodation, meal expenses, field trips and tours
  • Beauty pageants or wilderness adventure activities
  • Retroactive requests
  • Conferences, seminars and workshops

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