ComEd Coolers 10th Anniversary Polar Plunge

03-16-2021

HBK was pleased to support Special Olympics Chicago and the ComEd Coolers for its 10th Anniversary Polar Plunge! The HBrrK Team raised more than $600 for the cause. Because participants were not able to plunge into Lake Michigan due to COVID, HBKers Andrea Ramirez and Deb Bukovy chose to be dunked at their homes.

CONSTRUCT HR Overview

03-09-2021

ComEd’s Construction Jobs Educational Program, “CONSTRUCT”, hosted the HR Overview session on March 5th. HBK Recruitment Lead Alexandra Jones spoke about ways for job candidates to succeed in the interview process. HBK Utility Locator Rashad Berry, a CONSTRUCT alum, discussed how the program prepared him to interview and to succeed in his position.

Girls in the Game 26th Anniversary Field of Dreams Virtual Gala

03-01-2021

HBK supported the Girls in the Game 26th Anniversary Field of Dreams Virtual Gala on February 26th. The event showcased honorees, both girls and adults, who bring Girl’s in the Game’s mission to life every day by exemplifying the four pillars of its mission: sports, health, leadership, and life. Since 1995, Girls in the Game has connected over 50,000 girls with their peers and adult role models to see the opportunities that lie ahead for them, use their voices, and grow as leaders.
 

Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity

01-12-2021

HBKers Matt Finley and Ian Abrams volunteered for Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity on January 9. The two painted and finished the trim work in the basement of a home in Iowa City where a family will move in shortly. Matt says, “Knowing that were helping someone complete the remodel to help give someone a place to live was most the memorable part. I would recommend partnering up again, I really enjoy construction and building homes.”

Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit housing organization that brings people together to build, rehabilitate and maintain safe, decent and affordable homes. It also advocates for fair housing practices and self-reliance through shelter.

MSI Junior Science Cafes

12-09-2020

HBKer Jeremy Ungrund presented to two 5th Grade classes via Zoom on December 8th in the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) Junior Science Cafes. He shared his personal story of being an engineer with the children to inspire the students to pursue careers in STEM.

 

MSI Junior Science Cafes

12-04-2020

HBK Engineer Tony D’Angelo presented at the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) Junior Cafes on Thursday, December 3rd. Through the virtual events, professionals speak to grade school students to promote careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.  

SOS Children's Villages Illinois Evening of Hope

11-19-2020

HBK was pleased to support the SOS Children's Villages Illinois Evening of Hope virtual event on November 17th, themed a night on the "Information Superhighway." The event called on online traffic to provide the support needed to help the nonprofit navigate through this most unprecedented time. Traditionally, the engineering and transportation industries have come together to make Evening of Hope the event of the season, the virtual event continued that tradition.

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