Jan. 10, 2013 - PRLog -- TAMPA, Fla. -- The Beck Group received the Judges Choice award during the inaugural Corporate Philanthropy Awards, sponsored by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
During 2012, Beck’s Tampa employees contributed 156.5 service hours to Metropolitan Ministries. exceeding their goal of 100 service hours. A variety of charitable events were held throughout the year, including a Clay Tournament that raised over $18,000 for Metropolitan Ministries and a golf scramble which raised $100,000 for The University of Tampa Scholarship Program.
The award program is designed to spotlight the many corporate-sanctioned giving and volunteer programs in the Tampa Bay community.
Founded in 1912, The Beck Group offers a full spectrum of commercial professional services including development, planning, architecture, interior design, construction and sustainability consulting. The company is headquartered in Dallas and maintains a national team of over 500 employees, who work among a network of offices in Atlanta, Austin, Denver, Fort Worth, Mexico City, San Antonio and Tampa. The firm’s notable projects in recent years have included USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS) in Tampa, Florida; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia; The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida; Michael W. Krzyzewski Center for Athletic Excellence in Durham, North Carolina; Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas, Texas; and Walker Brands, Tampa, Florida’s first Gold LEED® Certified building. For more information, visit www.beckgroup.com.