Local Community and Charity Efforts

Serco encourages our people to get involved in local community and charity efforts by donating time and money to causes that are important to them. From charity golf tournaments and cycling events to food and clothing drives, Serco employees are always thinking of new ways to make a difference in their communities and we take pride in their excellent work.

American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure

American Diabetes Association LogoThe Tour de Cure is a series of fundraising cycling events held in 44 states nationwide to benefit the American Diabetes Association, the nation's leading 501(C) 3 nonprofit charity fighting against diabetes and its deadly consequences. Money raised by the event funds research for a cure, information to help prevent diabetes, advocacy for those affected by diabetes, and public awareness activities. Serco’s Tour de Cure team was one of the top Northern Virginia corporate teams in 2014 and raised more than $10,000 to support the American Diabetes Association.

Hearts for Heroes

Hearts for Heroes logoFounded by a Serco employee, the Hearts for Heroes fishing trip is an all-expense paid fishing trip for combat wounded U.S. Military servicemen recovering at Armed Services YMCA locations. Serco employees solicit donations from community members and local businesses to cover all of the expenses for participants. Since its inception in 2012, Hearts for Heroes has expanded to three locations including San Diego, CA, Virginia Beach, VA, and Chesapeake Bay, MD.

Wounded Warrior Project

The Annual Wounded Heroes Charity Golf Tournament in Windsor Hill, MD raises money for the Wounded Warrior project, a non-profit organization serving veterans and service members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, co-incident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001 and their families. In 2014, Serco was a tournament sponsor.

Northern Virginia Family Services

 Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS)Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS) is a private, nonprofit community service organization dedicated to helping individuals and families find new paths to self-reliance and brighter futures. NVFS is an innovator of efficient and comprehensive service methods, and has been recognized nationally for its effectiveness in creating sustained financial and social independence for its clients. In 2013, Serco’s headquarters staff donated backpacks and school supplies to students in need in the Northern Virginia area. In addition to employee donations, Serco made a corporate contribution to purchase additional school supplies and backpacks.

Other Local Community and Charity Efforts:

Serco camping trip in Ontario, Canada

Food and Clothing Drive in Rogers, AR benefitting Helping Hands of Northwest Arkansas

Volunteering for South Hampton Roads, VA Habitat for Humanity

Volunteering for South Hampton Roads, VA Habitat for Humanity

Hat Day” in Rogers, AR benefitting Souls Harbor, a local homeless shelter for men

Hat Day fundraiser in Rogers, AR benefitting
Souls Harbor, a local homeless shelter for men

Women at Serco Americas (WASA) team at the Kidney Walk in Reston, VA benefitting the National Kidney Foundation

Women at Serco Americas (WASA) team at the Kidney Walk in Reston, VA benefitting the National Kidney Foundation

St. Jude Walk in Knoxville, KY benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

St. Jude Walk in Knoxville, KY benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

American Red Cross Fundraiser in Wentzville, MO

American Red Cross Fundraiser in Wentzville, MO

Car and Bike Exhibit in Colorado Springs, CO benefitting Home Front Cares

Car and Bike Exhibit in Colorado Springs, CO benefitting Home Front Cares