DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Co-workers at the global security systems integrator and socially-minded Convergint set aside their daily duties to donate time and resources to their communities as part of the 21st annual Corporate Social Responsibility Day by Convergent. The overall effort will result in the donation of more than $2.5 million in labor and equipment from Convergint colleagues, partners and families around the world.
Convergint’s efforts in Dublin with the ARC Cancer Support Centre, WRI Wildlife Hospital, Drogheda Women’s Refuge and Little Way Cancer Support Center included general housekeeping, maintenance, installation and system upgrades . More than 60 colleagues have participated in these projects, joining more than 7,700 Convergint colleagues around the world who had the opportunity to participate in charitable initiatives on June 10.
“Giving back to our local community is what makes Convergint’s culture so special,” said Adrian Hill, Managing Director of Convergint Ireland. “We have colleagues who have a close connection to cancer support centres, whether they attended during their own treatment or had a family member who was part of the centre. We are also extremely grateful for the opportunity to give back to the WRI Wildlife Hospital and the Drogheda Women’s Refuge, and to join our global colleagues in charitable initiatives taking place around the world.
Convergint’s Corporate Social Responsibility Day was launched in 2002 to commemorate the company’s founding and support the local communities where colleagues live and work. This year, 7,700 colleagues in over 175 locations around the world had the opportunity to volunteer their time, expertise and resources. Whether it’s volunteering at youth centers and food banks, supporting beautification projects at community parks, or installing advanced security technology in schools, Convergint colleagues around the world people are encouraged to identify and give back to the charities and organizations they are passionate about. As a result, Convergint has supported over 110 organizations worldwide this year.
Convergint is an industry-leading $1.8 billion global systems integrator that designs, installs and services electronic security, cybersecurity, fire and life safety, building automation and audio visual systems. . Listed as the #1 systems integrator in SDM Magazine’s Top Systems Integrators report for the past 4 years, Convergint leads the way with over 7,700 colleagues and over 175 locations worldwide. To learn more about Convergint, visit www.convergint.com.