Our Commitment to Improving Our Local Communities
Building upon the principles of Corporate Social Responsibility, SSC has always actively supported community outreach through participation in volunteer activities, monetary donations and sponsorship programs. Our ongoing commitment to serving our local communities is integral to our business model and corporate culture.
Several of our outreach efforts are listed below and selected programs are detailed further in case studies. Follow the links preceding the descriptions below to view more information on each program.
- YouthBuild Philadelphia
- YouthBuild Philadelphia is an organization created to help kids and young adults who come from underprivileged backgrounds. SSC volunteered to work with the Philadelphia organization to build a LEED certified home in Philadelphia.
- Triskeles Food for All - Community Garden
- Our office houses 180 square feet of garden space designed for growing and donating vegetables through the Food for All program. This program is committed to fighting hunger in local communities by providing fresh produce to local food banks. SSC employees volunteer their time for this worthy project.
- Perkiomen Watershed
- Employees volunteer annually for the Perkiomen Watershed Earth Day Stream Clean-up event. SSC donates money to the Perkiomen Watershed for the clean-up supplies.
- CAROL for Heart
- SSC is an ongoing sponsor of CFH and donates yearly to this non-profit organization aimed at preventing women's heart disease.
- Toys for Tots Foundation
- SSC leads an annual collection and generously supports the Toys for Tots toy drive.
- American Forests
- Every holiday season, SSC donates to American Forests, a non-profit conservation organization, to plant trees on behalf of our valued clients. Over the past three years, SSC has purchased over 1,920 trees to be planted around the country, offsetting 18% carbon footprint.
- Employee Involvement
- Our employees connect to the community through volunteering with the Boy Scouts of America, coaching local area sports teams, as well as donating blood through local blood drives.
- Boosting the Local Economy
- In the spirit of sustainability, we focus on using other local vendors. By utilizing local businesses, we are enforcing the reduction of our carbon footprint and also supporting our local economy.