Gresham, Smith and Partners is proud to announce that staff in various office locations spread holiday cheer this season, partnering with charitable organizations to give back to the communities in which they live and work.
“GS&P is committed to supporting the vitality of our communities – both through our design efforts as well as the support of our time and resources for others in need. I’m proud of our employees for honoring that pledge this holiday season,” commented Al Pramuk, chairman and CEO, Gresham, Smith and Partners. “The culture of our firm over the last 50 years includes a desire to connect and give something back to the communities in which we live and work.”
Many of the firm’s offices bought gifts for children and families, hoping to brighten the holiday season. The firm’s Midtown Atlanta office donated to the Atlanta Mission’s Day Shelter, the Baton Rouge office donated to Brave Heart – Children in Need and Louisville employees partnered with the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services. Staff in the Ft. Lauderdale and Miami offices bought presents for local school children, while Nashville’s Marketing team and the Tampa office adopted families through local organizations. Jackson employees delivered stockings to Hope House of Hospitality and Richmond staffers participated in the American Institute of Architects Richmond Chapter’s holiday drive.
Staff also volunteered their time at events in their communities. Employees in the firm’s Tampa office participated in the “We Care” event at the Boys and Girls Club of Tampa Bay, partnering with fellow design professionals to help children complete craft projects. Baton Rouge staff participated in the Baton Rouge Big Buddy Program’s gingerbread house contest, while employees in the firm’s Nashville office prepared meals at the Nashville Food Project.