Giving Back

 
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From the top down, the Wright-Pierce culture is one of paying it forward. Whether volunteering in Haiti to build a pump station to supply clean water to a rudimentary hospital, working with kids at the annual engineering week science fair, or a Thanksgiving food drive for a local shelter - - Wright-Pierce encourages and supports pursuits and interests that are about helping, sharing and contributing to the world beyond our four walls.


Volunteering in an orphanage in Nicaragua


Peter Atherton, PE, Senior Vice President, and his family have dedicated years and time to teaching, motivating and bringing hope and joy to Nicaraguan children who are now, in turn, giving back and inspiring others less fortunate then themselves.

Improving public health in Haiti


Jeff Musich, PE, Senior Vice President, has volunteered his time to the Konbit Sante Cap-Haitien Health Partnership helping install water supply to critical sections of the Justinian Hospital in Haiti.

Improving lives in the sugar cane plantations


Rick Davee, PE, Senior Vice President, has been chaperoning a group of high school students to perform community service work in the Bateyes where the norm is primitive housing within the plantation with no electricity, running water, or sanitary facilities.

Supporting United Way throughout New England

Our staff generously donates time to raising funds for United Way, while having fun at the same time.


Proud supporters of Water For People

We believe everyone should have clean water.

Meg Slater of our CT office generously donates her time to the Water for People organization. She is the chairperson for the CT chapter of American Water Works Association Water for People Committee.


Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

Over the years several engineers have donated time to EWB missions around the world.

Peter Atherton, PE, Senior Vice President, is assisting the Portland, ME chapter in fund raising for a water project in Ghana.


Raising funds for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Proud of our CAD technician, Ryan Beisaw, for creating awareness, gathering a team, and supporting the MS Walk in Lewiston, ME. Joining in the walk were Mike Michaud and Matt Lapierre.

Ryan Beisaw's buddies were one of the top supporters, raising $7955.


Inquisitive Minds... Future Engineers...

Wright-Pierce sponsors a booth at the annual Engineering Week Expo.

Darrin Lary, PE, Kattie Collins, PE, and Rebecca Saucier, PE volunteer their time at this event.


Big Sister

Project Engineer Bryanna Denis loves being "big sister" to 12 year old Emma.

Bryanna has been contributing her time to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bath/Brunswick, ME

Running for a Cause

Meg Slater, office administrator for our CT office, formed a team as part of the United Way Young Leaders Society and ran a 5K to benefit the Oddfellows Playhouse, in which she's an active participant.

Building a health care clinic in Haiti

Jeff Musich, PE, Senior Vice President, is undertaking yet another project in Haiti. He's involved in the planning of a small clinic which will provide access to general health, prenatal care and maternity services for rural women.



Reading to children
 
Steve Hallowell, PE, Senior Project Manager, and Christine Kurtz, PE, Senior Project Manager, volunteer with the Middletown, CT United Way to read to children in the Kindercare program.