Community Investment

Messer Foundation Grant applications are due Tuesday, March 28, 2023. Here are the 2023 guidelines and application.

Since becoming employee owned in 1990, Messer has donated more than $29 million (including Messer Foundation grants) to help make our communities better places to live, work and raise families throughout all 10 of our regions.

Messer check donation boys and girls club Dayton

Living our purpose

Investing where we live and work is ingrained in Messer's culture. We do this across all our regions through:

student tour in Louisville
Butterfly Dash in Knoxville
Durham Arts Council
Messer volunteer event 2022 Knoxville
Large group of people in matching shirts posing for the camera
American Heart Association (AHA) Cincinnati Heart Mini 2022
Cycle nation 2022 Cincinnati
ACE Mentor check presentation in Indianapolis
UC CEAS summer bridge program
JDRF walk
Habitat for Humanity Rock the Block 2022 Cincinnati
Messer volunteer event Charlotte and Raleigh
People in PPE standing next to wooden playground box
Justins Place Messer Grant Recipient 2021
John Foster Dulles Enrichment Day 2022

Honors & Awards

  • Columbus Business First Corporate Citizenship Award 2022 and 2021

  • 2019 Dayton Business Journal Healthiest Employers

  • U.S. Green Building Council 2021 Community Champion Award for the Metro Nashville Police Administrative Headquarters and Safety Center

  • Charlotte Business Journal's 2022 Healthiest Employers of Greater Charlotte Awards