Monday, March 02, 2015

Home News Ewing employees give back to school

Ewing employees give back to school

Supplier News

The company renovated a Dallas school's complete campus.

| May 5, 2014

PHOENIX, Ariz. -- Water efficiency and sustainability, education, and safety were the focus of Ewing’s second annual PRIDE Project, a way the company gives back to the community.

On April 15, more than 350 Ewing Irrigation employees and partners converged at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic School in Dallas to renovate the complete campus irrigation system and build a football field, community garden and outdoor entertainment area.

Ewing selected the school as this year’s recipient because it didn’t have the resources to construct a safe field for the students to play on.

“As part of our community outreach efforts, we select a project in a community with a need for what we can provide,” said Warren Gorowitz, Ewing’s Vice President of Sustainability. “St. Philip showed an enthusiasm for our interest in the project from the beginning, and everyone from the school we came into contact with had a great appreciation for the things we were doing."

To view the full release, please visit the Ewing Pressroom.
 

Top news

Gender be damned

Whether you are a man or woman, the qualities of a true leader are the same.

PLANET unveils a new name

10 years after it was formed, the industry’s national association has updated its name and logo as part of a strategic rebranding.

Southern Botanical expands to Houston

The company will begin offering services there this month.

Upcoming industry job fair

Twenty-six companies will be looking for employees on March 5.

Plants and personalities

L&L attended the iLandscape show in Illinois and learned about native landscaping and how to deal with different types people.

x