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Orlando Funds, Designs and Builds Wheelchair Accessible Ramp

By |2019-01-31T15:06:52+00:00January 31st, 2019|Tags: , , |

Three Saturdays in a row during the month of January, several associates from the Orlando office cut wood, poured concrete, drilled screws, and built a wheelchair accessible ramp for a local friend in need. As part of RS&H’s Elevate Fund’s first distribution, the Center for Independent Living (CIL) in Central Florida was able to [...]

From USACE to RS&H, Gordy Simmons Driven by Love of Country

By |2019-01-16T09:59:27+00:00January 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

In his 14 years abroad, current RS&H Military Programs Leader Gordy Simmons visited 35 countries for work. He traveled to Eastern Europe to help build emergency embassies after the fall of the Soviet Union. He established whole installations necessary to enact the Wye River Memorandum in the Middle East. He served in various leadership [...]

Nine-Year-Old Trick-or-Treats in San Antonio Office after Halloween in Hospital

By |2018-11-14T16:28:31+00:00November 14th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

At midnight on Halloween, as Woody Thompson navigated the wheelchair out of the hospital toward the family car, his son, Robbie, looked up from his seat to ask a question: “Can I go trick-or-treating now?” “It about broke my heart,” said Woody, RS&H’s commissioning and energy region leader in Texas. Nine-year-old Robbie had spent [...]

Elevate Fund Supports Title I Kindergartners’ Visit to Nature Center

By |2018-11-13T17:32:39+00:00November 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

From its very beginning, Ben Moore’s career in sustainability has been intricately tied to Tree Hill Nature Center in Jacksonville, Florida. In 2003, Ben decided he wanted to move into the sustainability industry. Needing to gain experience, he decided to volunteer at Tree Hill, a 50-plus-acre preserve that provides low-cost access to nature as [...]

The Discovery Science Place Receives RS&H Elevate Fund Grant

By |2018-11-08T10:33:15+00:00November 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

RS&H’s Tyler, Texas office presented an award for $5,000 from the RS&H Elevate Fund to the Discovery Science Place museum of Tyler, Texas. The mission of Discovery Science Place is to ignite curiosity in young minds through fun, hands-on exploration. The museum is treasured in the Tyler and East Texas community since the early 1990s and [...]

RS&H Associates Design Wheelchair-Fitting Costumes for Halloween

By |2018-10-31T12:15:24+00:00October 31st, 2018|Tags: , , |

For four years now, RS&H architects, engineers and associates have worked together to create special Halloween costumes for children of the Jacksonville’s Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC). And every year, they try to outdo themselves with their wheelchair-fitting costume creations. On Friday, as four ILRC children and their families and nearly 100 RS&H associates [...]