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JE Dunn Construction

From networking and professional development events to impactful community projects, JE Dunn’s Groundbreakers are making their mark. Recently, they spearheaded the construction of a new shelter at MLK Square Park and a shade structure for the educational garden at a school. These projects enhance our communities and provide invaluable opportunities for young professionals to collaborate […]

07/08/2024

JE Dunn Construction

Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center is the next stop on our centennial giving campaign, “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity!” #JEDunn employees selected the organization to receive a $100,000 grant, which will be used to support multiple capital projects that will improve building accessibility, security, emergency needs, and maintenance. DCAC provides a safe place for […]

07/01/2024

JE Dunn Construction

JE Dunn is honored to be celebrating the next “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity” winner: Boys Town National Research Hospital! JE Dunn employees selected Boys Town to receive a $100,000 grant, which will allow for the expansion of the pre/post-procedural area of the surgery center to serve more patients. Be on the lookout […]

06/21/2024

JE Dunn Construction

If Bill Dunn Sr. were to choose one Kansas City nonprofit that he holds close to his heart, it would likely be Operation Breakthrough. A longtime supporter and advocate for the organization’s efforts, Mr. Dunn was essential to the impact Operation Breakthrough has made in the lives of countless children in the Kansas City community. […]

06/20/2024

JE Dunn Construction

#JEDunn found a pandemic silver lining, empowering employees to support their local communities and nonprofits in creative ways and designing a space to share stories of inspiration and good news. A 2:1 COVID Match Program caused donations to surge to $70,000 in just the first two months of lockdown. Our employees are giving, thoughtful, and […]

06/04/2024
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Operation Breakthrough

While giving back to the community is at the heart and soul of the culture at JE Dunn Construction, if there’s one nonprofit in the Kansas City area closer to Bill Dunn Sr.’s heart than any other, it’s likely Operation Breakthrough.
06/03/2024

JE Dunn Construction

We’re continuing our centennial giving campaign, “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity,” with the Greater Austin YMCA. JE Dunn employees selected the Greater Austin YMCA organization to receive a $100,000 grant, which will be used to build an airnasium at Camp Moody – a summer camp constructed by #JEDunn in 2020. For over a […]

05/25/2024
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Groundbreakers Young Professionals

JE Dunn’s Groundbreakers group has evolved significantly over the past three years, transforming from a project engineer peer group into a dynamic organization for young professionals.
05/22/2024

JE Dunn Construction

#NationalVolunteerWeek2024 was a huge success, with hundreds of JE Dunn employees volunteering across the country! We are continually amazed by their dedication to serving our communities. #JEDunnGivesBack #BestPeopleRightCulture #InspiredPeople #JEDunn

05/01/2024

JE Dunn Construction

In continuation of our centennial giving campaign, “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity,” Colorado Youth Outdoors (CYO) was selected by #JEDunn employees to receive a grant of $100,000! Our Denver & Colorado Springs offices have partnered with CYO for several years, continuing that relationship by planting over 800 trees during this year’s National Volunteer […]

04/24/2024

JE Dunn Construction

Celebrating its 10th year, JE Dunn’s annual #HammerDownRace in #Nashville has raised over $1M for the local organization, Our Kids. The partnership with Our Kids, which began with a unanimous vote from #JEDunn employees, has grown over the years, taking on building repairs, assessments, and remodels. Our people have rallied around Our Kids, and our […]

04/11/2024

JE Dunn Construction

JE Dunn is honored to be celebrating the second “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity” winner! Introducing Kanbe’s Markets, a local Kansas City organization empowering communities with fresh, affordable food to combat food insecurity and foster resilience. Thanks to more than 3,200 votes by #JEDunn employees, Kanbe’s Markets was selected to be the second […]

03/29/2024

JE Dunn Construction

JE Dunn Nashville’s partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of Middle Tennessee offers students the opportunity for hands-on experience and behind-the-scenes insights within the construction industry. In turn, we’re helping mold the next generation of the company. It’s a partnership built on trust, compassion, and learning. #JEDunnCentennial #100Years100Stories #JEDunn

03/18/2024
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COVID’s Impact on JE Dunn

During a time of uncertainty, JE Dunn employees focused on giving back and making a difference.
02/29/2024

JE Dunn Construction

At JE Dunn, we’re Building the Future through our K-12 construction education initiative, a testament to our commitment to serving the communities where we work, live, and build. Through this program, our employees volunteer their time to visit schools and educate students about careers in construction. #JEDunnCentennial #100Years100Stories #JEDunn

02/22/2024

JE Dunn Construction

JE Dunn is celebrating our legacy of giving back through a Centennial giving campaign, “Building a Legacy: A Century of Generosity.” The Nashville office proudly nominated Our Kids Center, a local nonprofit that provides expert medical evaluations and crisis counseling in response to concerns of child sexual abuse. Thanks to more than 3,200 votes by […]

02/19/2024
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Building the Future Through K-12 Construction Education

JE Dunn invests in the future of the construction industry, by connecting with kids and exposing them to construction careers early.
02/12/2024
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Our Kids

Connecting to a cause: the Nashville JE Dunn office gives back to support the kids who need it most.
02/12/2024
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Boys & Girls Club of Middle Tennessee

Supporting the Boys & Girls Club of Middle Tennessee has become more than just a volunteer opportunity for the Nashville office.
02/07/2024

JE Dunn Construction

From the time #JEDunn was founded 100 years ago, the company has been donating significantly to philanthropic organizations. This year, through a national Centennial initiative, our employees will select 10 worthy organizations to receive a $100,000 gift to empower and inspire their work. #100Years100Stories #JEDunnCentennial #JEDunn

01/16/2024

JE Dunn Construction

John Ernest Dunn had a simple philosophy: treat others right. Part of that mindset was a true giving spirit that Ernie instilled in everything he touched, including #JEDunnConstruction. His heart was one of philanthropy, and his legacy has lived on. #JEDunnCentennial #100Years100Stories #CorporateGiving #JEDunn

01/12/2024
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Community Impact: A Century of Generosity

JE Dunn’s culture of giving back shines through the Community Impact Department.
01/01/2024
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JE Dunn’s Philosophy: Giving Back and Helping Others

“There are many things that are more important than the almighty dollar, including helping those in need.” – William (Bill) H. Dunn Sr.
01/01/2024