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HBK joins Habitat for Humanity Chicago in West Pullman

Yesterday HBK joined Habitat for Humanity Chicago to help build out two of the  16 homes in West Pullman at 119th and Union. HBK was joined by the Wells Fargo team to help frame walls, out up exterior drywall, and water proof the houses. Thank you to Habitat for Humanity for the opportunity to help build a stable home for the families.                      

HBK visits UI Labs

On Wednesday May 16th, HBK employees attended an event hosted by IEEE Women in Engineering and Society of Women Engineers Chicago Regional Section, and sponsored by Northwestern Master of Engineering Management Program.  The event started off with a presentation titled “Heart, Gut, and Brain: forging Your Path,” by Caralynn Nowinski Collens, CEO of UI Labs. Followed by a tour of the UI LABS Digital Manufacturing and

Ron Kaminski, Keynote Speaker at University of Iowa

CEO of HBK, Ron Kaminski was the keynote speaker at the University of Iowa’s Hawkeye Innovation Expo on Friday April 27th. The Innovation Expo is held every year to celebrate innovation and entrepreneurship at the University of Iowa. The morning opened with a number of “SparkTalks” where 5-6 people gave short, provocative 10 minute talks.  The keynote presentation followed with Mr. Kaminski from HBK interviewing and conversing with Mark

HBK supports Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center

On May 3rd, HBK attended the 4th Annual Luminary Award Dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. The night included survivor Hannah Morrow who delivered her passionate remarks about her experiences and sexual abuse prevention. HBK is a proud sponsor of the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center and their mission to unite public, private and community partners to ensure the safety, health and well-being of abused children.

Una Voz Unida

Last week the National Museum of Mexican Art held their annual Gala de Arte at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel. HBK was a proud sponsor of this event and the Museum’s goal to:  establish an arts and cultural organization committed to accessibility, education and social justice. The museum also provided a positive influence for the local Mexican community, especially since many other art institutions did not

24th Annual March of Dimes Construction and Transportation Award Luncheon

HBK Engineering, LLC was a proud sponsor of the 24th annual March of Dimes Construction and Transportation Award Luncheon on Friday, May 4th at the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago. HBK gathered amongst professionals in the construction and transportation industries in support of the March of Dimes as well as the awardees. All proceeds of this event go directly to fund the research and programs that help to ensure that

Choose DuPage: Annual Regional Economic Outlook Breakfast

Yesterday HBK joined both private and public sector leaders to review the economy from a regional and global perspective at the Choose DuPage Annual Regional Economic Outlook Breakfast hosted at Drury Lane Oak Brook. The morning started off with an overview of DuPage County’s economic outlook presented by DuPage County Chairman Dan Cronin, followed by the state outlook presented by  Invesco and Mark S. Peterson, President & CEO

DuPage Human Race

This past weekend HBK employees joined neighborhood runners/walkers, non profits, and companies to support the DuPage Human Race hosted by Giving DuPage. Giving DuPage is a nonprofit organization that promotes giving and volunteering throughout DuPage County. We connect volunteers & donors with local opportunities to give back. Visit to learn more about how Giving DuPage mobilizes volunteers, equips nonprofit partners with capacity-building resources and how we do our best to

Mercy Home: Have Mercy

HBK joined the Associate Board of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls at their 12th annual fundraising gala, Have Mercy!, on Saturday April 28th.  The event took place at the Grand Banking Hall at Wintrust. The evening was filled with dancing, eating, raffles and exciting auctions like tickets to Hamilton. All proceeds raised at Have Mercy! go directly to support the boys and girls of

HBK sponsors Chicago Supplier Diversity Council Breakfast

HBK was a proud sponsor of the Chicago MSDC Breakfast yesterday hosted at the Hyatt Chicago. HBK joined 900 other professionals and Alex Maragos from NBC5 Chicago for breakfast and distribution of awards for 2018 MBEIC Sharing Success Awards, Corporation of the Year Award, and special remarks from NBA Champion Isiah L. Thomas III. Congratulations to our partners ComEd and Exelon for receiving the Corporation

HBK’s National Volunteer Week- Terry Treublood Clean Up

On April 23rd, for the second year in a row, volunteers in our Iowa offices teamed up for Terry Trueblood Recreation Area Clean Up. Activities included weeding, mulching, and general park clean up. This was a great opportunity to give back to the community as well as a team building opportunity for the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City offices.                                 

HBK’s National Volunteer Week- Habitat for Humanity Meal Provider

HBK’s East Coast volunteers spent their lunch break making lunches for construction workers who were volunteering their time at a Habitat for Humanity site. This was a unique opportunity to give back to the construction workers who are giving families a safe and healthy place to grow. HBK is a proud partner of Habitat for Humanity across all HBK locations.

HBK’s National Volunteer Week- Mercy Home for Boys and Girls Sundae Bar

HBK IMPACT volunteers partnered with MZI Group, Inc. for a sundae bar at Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. Earlier in the day volunteers created cards for the kids encouraging them to finish school strong for their last quarter!         Later, volunteers spent time with the kids distributing the cards and serving ice cream sundaes. Volunteers were given a tour of the Mercy Home