Swinerton In the News

Swinerton Builders Silicon Valley: November 05, 2010

Always Dream Play Park Had Guardian Angel and Star Power

More than 50 of the region's businesses were honored November 4th for their good works at the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's annual Corporate Philanthropy Awards event.

 

Swinerton Builders was honored for their efforts in connection with Olympic figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi's "Always Dream Foundation" in building a one-acre disabled-accessible play park at Fremont’s Central Park. The park features a wheelchair accessible slide and other equipment that is accessible to children of all ability levels to use together.

 

In total, Swinteron Builders spent two years, over $200,000 and 1,095 hours of donated time working on the project.

 

To read the feature story in the Silicon Valley Business Journal, click the link(s) below:

 

http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2010/11/05/valleys-top-philanthropists-honored-at.html

 

http://bizjournals.com/sanjose/print-edition/2010/11/05/always-dream-play-park.html