DLZ in Our Communities

Our communities lie at the heart of all we do. As a company and as individuals, DLZ believes strongly in giving back to the communities in which we work and live. DLZ’s staff members contribute their time and talent to a variety of organizations that help to improve the lives and health of individuals throughout the states where we do business. Some examples of DLZ community involvement include:


Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Public Works Association
American Society of Civil Engineers of Northern Indiana – Science Alive
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Foundation
Boiler Elite Wrestling Club
Boy Scouts of America
Boys & Girls Club
Buckeye’s Sheriff’s Association
Builders Scholarship Foundation
Camp Atterbury
Children’s Miracle Network
Center for the Homeless
City of Elkhart Bike Night for Fallen Police, Fire & Vets
City of Fort Wayne Rain Garden seminars
City of Frankfort, Indiana – True North, scholarship program for Ivy Tech students
City of Greenwood, Indiana – Johnson County Community Foundation
City of Lebanon, Indiana – Mayor Huck Lewis Community Mentoring Program
City of Rushville, Indiana – Rushville Community Foundation “Mayor’s Walk” for Autism
City of Westfield, Indiana – The Westfield Youth Assistance Program
Correctional Professional Assistance Fund of Indiana
Cromwell Days Festival
Elizabeth Lions Club
Elkhart Night Out Against Crime
Faith Mission Holiday Food Drive
Fort Wayne Community Development Corporation
Fort Wayne Downtown Improvement District Board
Fort Wayne Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Fort Wayne Mayor’s Diversity Council
Friends of the Pumpkin Vine Trail
Friends of the White River- Annual River Cleanup Program
Fulton County Council on Aging
Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana
Grabill Country Fair
Greenwood Freedom Festival
Hamilton County, Indiana – Boy Scout Programs
Hammond Indiana Hurricanes, Inc.
Harmony House/CASA of LaPorte County
Hospice of Calumet
Indiana American Water Works Association
Indiana Sheriff’s Association
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.
Lake County Special Olympics
LaPorte County Highway Department
LaPorte High School
Leukemia Society Indiana University
Life Skills through Golf
Little Red Door Cancer Agency
Memorial Health Foundation
Minds in Math Program – Bartholomew County School Corp
Mishawaka Food Pantry
Muscular Dystrophy Association
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
North Liberty Lions Club
Norwell High School Career Day
Peerless Midwest, Inc. (Water for People)
PHM Education Foundation
Portage Little League
Porter County Community Foundation
Putnam County Youth Development Commission
Purdue Calumet University
Purdue Science Bound/IPS Scholarship
Roanoke Chamber of Commerce
Roanoke Fall Festival
Salvation Army – Holiday Food Drive
Samantha Hickey Memorial Foundation – Children’s Cancer
School City Mishawaka Education Foundation
South Bend Alumni Association
Sound Bend Center for the Homeless
South Bend Public Education Foundation
St. Joseph Community Foundation/Faithful Lives Celebration
St. Joseph High School
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
St. Patrick’s School
St. Paul’s Catholic School
St. Teresa of Avila for World Youth Day
Town of Danville, Indiana – Danville School Education Foundation
United Way of Central Indiana
Valparaiso University
Warm Hearts Warm Home Foundation
Water for People
Westfield Economic Development Foundation


City Club of Chicago
District 31 Education Foundation
Illinois Capital Development Board
March of Dimes
SOS Children’s Villages


American Red Cross
APWA Scholarship
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Bluegrass Domestic Violence Program
Boy Scouts of America
Capital Ovarian Cancer Organization
Franklin County Career and Technical Center Pre-Engineering Partnership Program
Franklin County Fair
Franklin County Humane Society
Franklin County Operation Preparation (Middle School career planning assistance)
Franklin County Women’s Shelter
Kentucky Employees Charitable Campaign
KSPE MathCounts Program
Lexington Humane Society
Lexington Parks and Recreation
Make a Wish Foundation
Manual High School MST Science Fair
Metro United Way
Rally for a Cure
Salvation Army
Simon House (Women’s shelter)
Special Olympics
Woodford County Clothing Bank
Woodford County Food Pantry


American Cancer Society
Detroit Water & Sewerage Dept. Annual Celebrity Benefit Basketball Game supporting water-related causes
Detroit Public Safety Foundation
HOPE Scholarship Program –Founding Sponsor (Lansing)
Incognito Women’s Softball Organization
Kalamazoo Land Bank Authority
Lansing Educational Advancement Foundation (LEAF)
Lansing Pathway Promise
Lansing Public Schools Hope Scholarship
Michigan Sheriff’s Association
Michigan Technological University – Youth Engineering Science (YES) Expo
NFWB Vikings Youth Football, Inc.
Prime Youth Program
Pure Oakland Water
Salvation Army
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Toys for Tots
Young Men’s Christian


Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation
Akron District Society of Professional Engineers (ADSPE) MathCounts Program
American Society of Civil Engineers – Central Ohio Section
Asian American Commerce Group
Asian Festival of Columbus
Boy Scouts of America
Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
Celebrate Cleveland
Children’s Hunger Alliance – Menu of Hope Silver Apple Sponsor
Citizens for Cuyahoga
Citizens to Keep Akron Strong
Columbus Museum of Art
Columbus Museum of Art
Engineers Without Borders – Columbus Chapter
Experience Columbus
Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Grunner Food Pantry Fund
HandsOn Northeast Ohio
Hispanic American Construction Industry Association
India Festival of Columbus
Knights of Columbus
Mentor, Ohio Rotary Club
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Great Scioto Duck Race
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Rock ‘N Bowl
Normandy High School Athletics – Basketball Coach
North Coast Mission Connection
Ohio Adopt-A-Highway
Ohio Canal Riversweep
Ohio Water Environment Association
Parent-Teacher Association – Lakewood, Ohio
Partners Advancing our Future
Project Lead the Way – Advisory Board
Solon Philharmonic Orchestra
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
Tri-C Foundation
Trumbull Mobile Meals Program
United Way
Wexner Center for the Arts
Women In Transportation – Columbus Chapter
YMCA Columbus
YMCA of Greater Cleveland – Lakewood
YWCA Women of Achievement of Columbus