Oct. 3: Hands on Atlanta Day, Turner Construction Volunteers at Atlanta Food Bank

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Contacts: Mitch Leff, Leff & Associates, (404) 861-4769,

On-Site Contact: Theresa Schroeder, Turner Construction, (404) 272-7389,

Oct. 3: Hands on Atlanta Day, Turner Construction Volunteers at Atlanta Food Bank

What: Turner Construction is Painting the Town Blue as part its ongoing commitment to give back to Atlanta. In a community partnership with Hands on Atlanta, Turner employees will volunteer October 3 at the Atlanta Food Bank. “Paint the Town Blue” is Turner’s overall community umbrella.

The employees will be working at the Food Bank’s Product Rescue Center (PRC). The PRC is the area where all donated food items are brought to be inspected and packaged for distribution to more than 600 nonprofit partner agencies.

All volunteering employees of Turner Construction and other volunteers across Atlanta are invited to lunch and an afternoon at Zoo Atlanta. The free admission is a thank you and celebration of service from Hands on Atlanta.

When: Saturday, October 3, 9:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Where: Atlanta Food Bank, 732 Joseph E. Lowery Blvd., NW Atlanta, GA 30318

Who: 50+ employees of Turner Construction- Atlanta


  • Turner employees will be inspecting, sorting and packing donated food to prepare the donations for distribution to agencies supported by the Atlanta Food Bank.

  • Representatives from Turner Construction and the Atlanta Food Bank.

About Turner Construction Company

Turner Construction is a North American-based, international construction services company and a leading builder in diverse and numerous market segments. The company has earned recognition for undertaking large, complex projects, fostering innovation, embracing emerging technologies, and making a difference for their clients, employees and community. With a staff of 5,200 employees who work on more than 1,500 projects each year, Turner Construction offers clients the accessibility and support of a local firm with the stability and resources of a multi-national organization. Turner Construction-Atlanta has 195 full-time employees.