MORRISVILLE, N.C. (June 12, 2017) — Balfour Beatty Construction, the fifth-largest general builder in the nation, held its 2017 Golf Classic on April 3 at MacGregor Downs Country Club, raising $44,000 to benefit Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina. Proceeds from the 140-player tournament will help grant wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Make-A-Wish Eastern North Carolina and to help make an immediate and lasting impact in our community,” said Johnny Rankin, Executive Vice President at Balfour Beatty Construction. “The continued growth of this event is due to the leadership of Steve Monahan and the commitment from our customers, design and contracting partners who make it all possible.”
“The support from Balfour Beatty Construction and the 2017 Golf Classic arrives at a critical time for our chapter as we have more than 300 local children awaiting their wish,” said Kristen Johnson, President and CEO for Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina. “These wishes provide a sense of hope, strength and joy to children as they courageously battle their medical conditions.”
About Balfour Beatty Construction
An industry leader for more than 80 years, Balfour Beatty Construction Services US provides general contracting, at-risk construction management, and design-build services for a wide variety of markets, serving clients in both the public and private sectors. Consistently ranked among the nation’s largest building contractors, Balfour Beatty Construction has been cited as a Top 10 Domestic Building Contractor and Top 10 Green Builder by Engineering News-Record. To learn more about the company, visit www.balfourbeattyus.com or look for BalfourBeattyUS on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.