Philanthropy

BOKA Powell makes it our goal to give back. The staff of BOKA Powell has a continued commitment to be productive members of society and make a positive difference in the communities in which we live and work. We accomplish this through a number of avenues, including supporting local and national charitable organizations through monetary donations, sponsorships and event participation. BOKA Powell supports the causes that touch our hearts – and we encourage our employees to get involved by participating in company-sponsored volunteerism or committee and board service for non-profit organizations.

 

Some of the organizations we support include:

Make-A-Wish Foundation of North Texas
Network of Community Ministries
Austin Street Shelter
Tarrant County Homeless Coalition
Muscular Dystrophy Association
The Arc of Dallas
CANstruction (North Texas Food Bank)

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
Blondes vs Brunettes (Alzheimer’s Association)
Boy Scouts of America
Cookie Box Creations (Girl Scouts)
Camp John Marc
Vogel Alcove
Furniture 4 Kids (Mavs Foundation)

Winners on Wheels
Paws in the City
Architecture for Humanity Austin
Hearts and Hammers Dallas
Ronald McDonald House Dallas
Ronald McDonald House Fort Worth
IIDA – CRE8 Fashion Show

Media + Events

CANstruction 2017

Freedom Run 2017

Feel Good Friday!

CANstruction 2017
CloseSeptember 18, 2017

CANstruction 2017

 CANstruction, benefiting the North Texas Food Bank, challenges A/E/C firms across Dallas/Fort Worth to build monumental structures using only canned foods. The theme for the 2017 competition was, "Be the Change You Wish to See in the World." BOKA... LEARN MORE >
Freedom Run 2017
CloseSeptember 18, 2017

Freedom Run 2017

   The Freedom Run is an opportunity to unite and honor the heroes and victims of the tragic events of September 11, 2001. The race event took place at Trinity Groves this year. BOKA Powell was proud to have a team participate in the 17th... LEARN MORE >
Feel Good Friday!
CloseSeptember 15, 2017

Feel Good Friday!

 Feel Good Friday! BOKA Powell employee Joey Mejia helped organize a book drive for the Fort Worth AIA chapter of Latinos in Architecture. Through his generosity, Joey along with the Fort Worth office helped collect and donate over 200 magazines and... LEARN MORE >
AIA Dallas Retrospect 2017
CloseApril 11, 2017

AIA Dallas Retrospect 2017

 In a spirit of engaging the public in our design culture, our designers wanted to showcase our projects in a fun and unique way by using reflective holograms on a glass pyramid for RETROSPECT, sponsored by AIA Dallas. The design is also reminiscent... LEARN MORE >
Mike Smith featured in AIA's I Look Up Film Challenge
CloseFebruary 10, 2017

Mike Smith featured in AIA's I Look Up Film Challenge

 20x10, a short film created as part of the second annual I Look Up Film Challenge sponsored by the American Institute of Architects, shares the vision for a radical new... LEARN MORE >
Spreading Holiday Cheer to Austin Area Children
CloseDecember 21, 2016

Spreading Holiday Cheer to Austin Area Children

 BOKA Powell employees in the Austin office spread holiday cheer by purchasing Christmas gifts for children in need this holiday season. Their generosity provided gifts to children and youth at The Settlement Home for Children, who otherwise may not... LEARN MORE >
Gingertown 2016
CloseDecember 06, 2016

Gingertown 2016

 BOKA Powell joined A/E/C firms from across North Texas for Gingertown 2016, benefiting the Children's Craniofacial Association. The event, held December 6, 2016, at... LEARN MORE >
Bark & Build 2016
CloseNovember 07, 2016

Bark & Build 2016

 BOKA Powell and Hill & Wilkinson designed and constructed “The Dog Shed” as part of the Second Annual Bark + Build Design/Build contest and raffle. The event is part of the SPCA of... LEARN MORE >
Auzmet Architectural Design Competition
CloseApril 11, 2016

Auzmet Architectural Design Competition

 Auzmet Architectural is a metal panel fabricator based in Australia. The company has recently created a US presence and continues their work Down Under. Shane Tucker, Auzmet CEO, engaged BOKA Powell’s... LEARN MORE >