February 25, 2017
We made a Promise to Kate! - to help fund research for Myotonic Dystrophy and support families living with this diagnosis.
Summit sponsored the 6th annual fundraising event, The Reception: Jacksonville's Night of Inspiration and Celebration.
Promise to Kate is a non-profit organization started to fund research and support for Myotonic Dystrophy (DM). It affects an estimated 1 in 8,000 people worldwide, or nearly 40,000 individuals in the US alone. Learn More: www.PromiseToKate.org
December 6, 2016
"Summit" the K-9 and his warrior, Michael, are getting ready to graduate this month! They are both doing well in their training time together.
We are proud to support K-9s For Warriors! Learn more about what they do at: www.k9sforwarriors.org
#SummitContractingGroup #K9sforWarriors #K9Strong #GivingBack
K-9s for warriors has named this beautiful lab "Summit." He passed all his health exams and is currently in training. Summit has a good chance of being placed with a warrior for the December class.
We couldn't be more proud, Good Luck Summit!
Learn more about K-9s for Warriors at their website: www.k9sforwarriors.org
K9s For Warriors, which trains service dogs for military veterans, is one of the many nonprofit organizations that Summit Contracting Group Inc. helps, but this year’s effort was something special. Summit conceived, built and provided labor and materials for an $8 million facility in Nocatee, where the dogs now live and are trained. Summit employees gave their time and many of Summit’s subcontractors also donated materials and labor. The new facility allows the organization to quadruple the number of veterans they can admit to the program.
Summit Contracting Group was recently awarded a top ranking at the Jacksonville Business Journal's Partners in Philanthropy reception on September 18th, 2015.
"We are always looking for new opportunities to support our community", Marc Padgett said. "Jacksonville is our home and we are more than happy to do anything we can to preserve and improve our city".
Promise to Kate, an organization that helps children with myotonic muscular dystrophy, received $10,300 from Summit this year. Several Summit employees also donated personally and and the Summit team Sponsored an Gala on March 1st, 2015.