Funded Programs & Sponsorships
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.
Examples of recently funded programs include:
Mechdyne provided funding to the Iowa Rivers Chapter of the American Red Cross, a humanitarian organization led by volunteers guided by its Congressional Charter and the Fundamental Principles of the International Red Cross Movement. It provides relief to victims of disasters and helps people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Casa Esperanza provides housing and emotional support for patients and their families who are facing cancer. Mechdyne provided funding assistance for their Patient Navigation and Survivor Services Program.
Hampton Road Community Care
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Mechdyne teammates prepared and served dinner to children in the Hampton Road Community Care program. Hampton Road Community Care provides food, clothing and shelter referral, educational tutoring and mentoring, health and addiction recovery, and women-in-crisis counseling and programs to families in and surrounding Hampton Roads, Virginia.
House of Compassion
The House of Compassion serves individuals and families in need of temporarily in need food and housing in the Marshalltown area. Mechdyne teammates volunteer there to help serve evening meals.
Des Moines, Iowa
Mechdyne provided funding and helped package 10,000 meals for the Des Moines Chapter of Kids Against Hunger. With the assistance of thousands of volunteers, this organization packages and ships life-saving meals to starving and malnourished children in developing countries and the United States. The meals, formulated by food scientists at Cargill, Pillsbury, General Mills, and ADM provide a rich source of easily digestible protein, carbohydrates and vitamins needed by the bodies and minds of undernourished children.
Iowa and Tennessee
Mechdyne teammates participated in "Light the Night Walk" in Des Moines, Iowa, and the "Team in Training Marathon" in Nashville, Tennessee, to raise a total of $6,100 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.