We care and are committed to help make a positive difference in the world. We do this by allocating a portion of all revenue earned from our clients to help support several worthwhile causes. Civil Engineering Infrastructure Solutions (C.E.I.S) regularly gives to the following organizations:
The Charity of Your Choice
Civil Engineering Infrastructure Solutions (C.E.I.S) would also be pleased to contribute to a mutually agreeable charity of your choice. When we give to the charity of your choice we will be sure to inform the charity that we are giving at the request of you and/or your organization.
Country Breeze Farm
A Healthy Living Community for Women with Special Needs
Country Breeze Farm is a vibrant non-profit community for adult women with cognitive disabilities, and often, other challenges. We are dedicated to enabling our residents to achieve their full potential, providing them and their families a future of hope. Country Breeze Farm encompasses a safe and comfortable rural environment with programs and services that enables our special ladies to be blessed with a good quality life with purpose, love, and nurturing companionship.
Located in beautiful East Tennessee, our country setting provides residents with a place to be at peace, live a healthy lifestyle, feel at home, build positive relationships and lead rewarding lives. The charming secure campus includes aquaponic greenhouses for growing organic vegetables and flowers, a therapeutic horseback riding arena, chicken houses, fish ponds with a dock, a large gathering center and a multi-purpose building for events, outdoor gardening, a fitness facility, crafting, music programs, indoor/outdoor basketball courts, bocce ball courts, gazebo for relaxing, outdoor shelter for picnics, and nature paths throughout.
Our full-time female staff help our special ladies discover and enjoy occupational projects, whether it be caring for the land and animals, cultivating and harvesting organic produce, helping in the office, or working in other ways on campus. The days start with a community meal and prayer, singing and an encouraging message. This naturally leads to a healthy social atmosphere augmented with lively get-togethers, community outings, excursions into town, and enjoyable work.
Community partnerships with local churches, businesses, schools, colleges, and volunteers play an important role in providing additional opportunities. Our trained staff, security measures in place, and strict operational protocol ensure that our special ladies are always safe and well cared for.
American Forest, a nonprofit organization, addresses the mission of protecting and restoring forests with a comprehensive, action-oriented, and education-focused approach.
Plant Trees – For over two decades, American Forests Global ReLeaf program has worked on more than 600 projects with local partners to plant trees in every state, and in 38 countries around the world.
Ensure the Health of Urban Forests – American Forests works to promote understanding of the value of trees’ many important environmental and ecological services in your community.
Restore Forest Ecosystems – American Forests rebuilds forests; in some cases restoring a degraded forest, in others, rebuilding a destroyed ecosystem from scratch.
Educate the Public – American Forests believes that an educated public will undertake responsible forest stewardship when they understand what trees and forests do for the environment and for us.
Advocate for Sound Forest Policy – On the national level, American Forests works with policymakers to advocate for increased support for research and programs to benefit forests, the training of an ecosystem workforce, and the development of monitoring systems.
- The Better Business Bureau states that American Forests organization meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
- American Forests – www.americanforests.org
Families for Early Autism Treatment, Inc. (FEAT) is a non-profit organization of parents, family members, and treatment professionals, designed to help families with children of all ages who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), which includes Autistic Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS), and Aspergers’s Disorder (AS). FEAT serves the entire population of children with autism from infant to children through high school. www.feat.org
Organic Consumers Association
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is a consumer protection and organic agriculture advocacy group. The OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, children’s health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. OCA IS the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation’s estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers. www.organicconsumers.org
International Dark-Sky Association
The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) is the recognized authority on light pollution and is the leading organization combating light pollution worldwide. IDA is a 501(c)(3) founded in 1988, and is dedicated to protecting the night skies for present and future generations. http://darksky.org/
- Advocate for the protection of the night sky
- Educate the public and policymakers about night sky conservation
- Promote environmentally responsible outdoor lighting
- Empower the public with the tools and resources to help bring back the night