Being part of the Holland team means giving back to the community. We take pride in being a good corporate citizen. Our team members generously donate their time to volunteer for organizations such as the Boy Scouts, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Rotary Club, Neighbors for Renewal, MS Society, and the United Way, as well as with local chambers and various church groups. Team members also participate in annual food drives, clothing and toy collections, and blood drives.
Being part of the Holland team means giving back to the community. We take pride in being a good corporate citizen.
The Holland Employee Charitable Foundation (HECF) was established with the mission of helping others in the community through donations and volunteering. The HECF is employee run and driven. The largest fundraiser the HECF hosts each year is the Klondike Klassic.
Past recipients include the Jared Burke Foundation, Chakota Therapeutic Riding Center, Fontebella Maternity Home, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois, Lewis & Clark Council, Boy Scouts of America, Swansea Kingdom, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Special Olympics of Southwestern Illinois, and Swansea Patriots for Melvin Price Park. The HECF is a 501(C)(3) public charity as a component of the the St. Louis Community Foundation.
The Holland Employee Charitable Foundation raised $25,000 at the 2018 Klondike Klassic Charity Golf Tournament thanks to the overwhelming support of Holland friends and associates including over 140 golfers and 85 sponsors. This year’s tournament was held to benefit the Jared Burke Foundation.
Every March, Holland team members, friends and family participate in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois Bowl for Kids Sake tournament. The event helps raise awareness and the funding necessary to match a child with a mentor.
Every year Holland sponsors a food drive for the local food pantry. The food pantry is a not-for-profit organization that receives no government funding to run and relies solely on community involvement. Thank you to everyone who participated!
Holland sponsors an employee blood drive annually for the American Red Cross. In 2017, 12 people registered to donate and 11 productive units of blood were collected. For every unit of blood collected, 3 people are helped, so we were able to help 33 individuals!
Every year Holland employees and their families join Team Riess at the Walk MS in Millstadt. They participate by raising funds and walking to support fellow employee Jim Riess, who was diagnosed with MS in 2003. Funds raised from the event help support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research with a goal of creating a world free from MS.
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