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SH 288 Good Deeds Day

SH 288 Community Outreach Events

NEWS RELEASE

Media Contact:

Raynese Edwards

raynese@btg288.com

 

HOUSTON, TX—April 26, 2018

The Drive288 Project is happy to announce their participation in this year’s Good Deeds Day. Good Deeds Day is an annual tradition, celebrated by individuals and organizations alike. The spirit of the day is to help, volunteer, aide, and do something good for your fellow mankind. Joining in the zeitgeist, Drive288 will participate in three (3) projects to give back to the Houston community.

Project #1

Beautification of Kandy Stripe Academy

Drive288 will purchase about 100 new plants and flowers to give new curb appeal to the institution. Kandy Stripe Academy (KSA) was established in 1968 as a family-owned childcare center. Since that time, KSA has added grades 1 through 8, and in 2001 became an HISD Charter School. 

Project #2

Senior Appreciation Luncheon for Senior Line Dancers of Houston

Utilizing a local DBE caterer, Drive288 will cater lunch for 100 senior citizens at Emancipation Park Cultural Center. The event will also feature a performance by the senior men line dancers.

Project #3

STEAM Resources for the World Youth Foundation

Drive288 will present a check for the purchase of supplies or purchase needed supplies for the Youth Innovation Incubator Program – which is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) program.

For more stories on Drive288 serving the community, please visit http://drive288.com/in-the-median.

 

About Almeda-Genoa Constructors

Almeda-Genoa Constructors (AGC) is a fully integrated joint venture between Dragados USA, Pulice Construction, and Shikun & Binui America. The AGC team members employ over 1,000 professional staff and over 2,000 craft personnel in North America and have nearly 20,000 employees worldwide. In addition, AGC has integrated well-respected Texas and local firms to perform key elements of the work. 

About Blueridge Transportation Group

Blueridge Transportation Group (BTG) was formed to deliver the design, build, finance, operation, and maintenance of the SH 288 project. BTG is a preeminent group of worldwide and local companies with proven performance delivering large-scale P3 transportation projects. Find out more about BTG’s Drive288 project at Drive288.com.

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