Messer Construction Co. Foundation

The Foundation seeks to support organizations that advance the interests of society in the areas of economic inclusion, education, workforce development or environmental stewardship.

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Recipients and Applications

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The Messer Construction Co. Foundation was created to administer multi-year gifts from the company and to provide a disciplined approach to larger gifts. The Foundation has award more than $1.5 million in grants since 2005.

Grant recipients are sponsored by Messer employees, recommended by a committee composed of Messer employees, and approved by the Foundation Board of Trustees.

Messer accepts grant applications focused on economic inclusion, education, workforce development or environmental stewardship.

YMCA of Greater Cincinnati Messer Foundation Grant Check Presentation 2023_2

Past Grant Recipients

2023

  • Modcon Living, Columbus, OH
  • YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
  • Shepherd Community, Indianapolis, IN
  • Emerald Academy, Knoxville, TN

Learn more about these organizations

2022

  • STRIDE Program (part of the Clark Co. Association for Handicapped Citizens), Lexington, KY

  • Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill, Raleigh, NC

  • The Boys and Girls Club of Cabarrus County, Charlotte, NC
  • Knoxworx Leadership Foundation, Knoxville, TN