KBR Announces Charity Golf Tournament Recipients
HOUSTON Ð (August 25, 2016) Ð KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) is proud to announce the organizations that will benefit from our tenth annual charity golf tournament:
Houston Fire Department
Buffalo Bayou Partnership
Sunshine Kids Foundation
St. Jude Children's Hospital
Homes for Our Troops
Houston Area Women's Center
Over the last ten years, KBR's Charity Golf Tournament has seen significant growth, raising over $4 million for more than 50 local and national nonprofit organizations that align with KBR's charitable focus areas of education and health.
"KBR's Charity Golf Tournament is our preeminent event for charitable giving, and we are extremely proud to support these worthy organizations," said Stuart Bradie, KBR President and CEO. "The tournament has been a great success in years past and we are on track for this year's event to be even more fruitful in raising money for important causes. I would like to offer a big thank you to all the sponsors and to all of the volunteers who make this event possible."
The tournament will be September 22, 2016 at the Kingwood Country Club.
For more information on the tournament and how to contribute, visit the KBR charity golf website. You can also follow us on Twitter @KBRNewsroom and Instagram @kbr.inc and search for #KBRcharitygolf.
About KBR, Inc.
KBR, Inc. is a global technology, engineering, procurement and construction company serving the hydrocarbons and government services industries, employing approximately 25,800 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries across three distinct global businesses:Technology & Consulting, including proprietary technology in refining, ethylene, ammonia and fertilizers, and gasification; and niche consulting and know-how through subsidiaries Granherne, Energo and GVAEngineering & Construction, including Offshore Oil & Gas; Onshore Oil & Gas; LNG/GTL; Refining; Petrochemicals; Chemicals; differentiated EPC, and Industrial ServicesGovernment Services, incorporating KBRwyle, includes capabilities that span the full spectrum of government mission requirements including research and development, testing, engineering, logistics, deployed operations, and life-cycle sustainment.
KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added consulting services, integrated EPC delivery and Long Term Industrial Services to ensure consistent project delivery with predictable results.
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