Washington, DC – PC Construction, one of the country’s leading water treatment facility contractors, is giving back to the communities where it conducts business. The construction firm will launch its 2014 campaign: “Building Communities: PC Construction Gives Back” by awarding a total of $15,000 to three local nonprofits in the greater Washington, DC region

PC Construction’s employee-owners selected 10 nonprofits and now, they are putting the final decision into the hands of the public through an open-voting process that will determine the winners. The organization with the most votes will receive a $10,000 donation. Second- and third-place nominations will be awarded $3,000 and $2,000, respectively.

To participate, just go to and vote for one of the following organizations:                        

  1. Arts for the Aging
  2. Ayuda
  3. Bright Beginnings, Inc.
  4. Children of Mine
  5. DC Central Kitchen
  6. For Love of Children
  7. Home Care Partners
  8. Smith Center for Healing and the Arts
  9. The Arc
  10. Yellow Ribbon Fund

Voting closes on May 16, 2014 at midnight EST.

“The ‘Building Communities: PC Construction Gives Back’ campaign reinforces our commitment to the people and places where we live and work,” said Kevin McCarthy, president and CEO of PC Construction. “We chose to launch this campaign in Washington, DC because our teams have become a permanent part of that landscape over the past four years as we help strengthen the area’s infrastructure. We believe that enhancing communities extends beyond the physical structures we build and this is our way of saying thank you for the enduring support we’ve received from the DC community.”

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About PC Construction
PC Construction offers general contracting, construction management and design-build services to private companies and public entities of all sizes. The company manages projects up and down the East Coast and in the southeastern United States from its corporate headquarters in South Burlington, Vermont and regional offices in Portland, Maine and North Carolina. A construction industry leader for 55 years, PC Construction (formerly Pizzagalli Construction) is guided to success by its more than 900 dedicated employee-owners.