As part of their internal Human Resources Conference, Roeslein’s HR team volunteered at the local food bank in St. Louis, Missouri, on Tuesday, October 4th, 2022. Employees and community members spent the afternoon packing food into boxes to be donated to families within the community. Together they were able to process over 10,000 lbs. of food, the equivalent of 8,473 meals for the hungry.
On Saturday, September 24th, 2022, members of Roeslein’s Community Service Committee worked with Habitat for Humanity in St. Louis to build 8 frame sections for a new home in North St. Louis County. Roeslein’s team worked out of the Habitat for Humanity Warehouse in South St. Louis City to build these frames while also assisting the Habitat team with organizing and cleaning their construction warehouse.
Last weekend, a group of Roeslein’s Community Service Committee members volunteered at the local Pet Friends and Rescue animal shelter in Hollister, California. They spent their morning gardening and cleaning up their outdoor dog park.
Throughout the month of August, the Roeslein Way’s Community Service Committee organized a Back to School Drive to collect school supplies to benefit the Little Bit Foundation in St. Louis, MO. In July, their headquarters were severely damaged by flooding, causing extensive damage to their office, warehouse, and inventory of student essentials. Committee members collected binders, crayons, colored pencils, cash donations, and purchased items directly from the organization’s wish list.
Beginning July 20, Roeslein’s Brazil location hosted a month-long clothing drive to collect winter items for underserved families and individuals in the São Paulo area.
On Saturday, August 13, Roeslein’s Community Service Committee spent the day volunteering at the Longmeadow Rescue Ranch in Union, MO. Volunteers helped to rehabilitate and socialize formerly abused and neglected animals. Duties included feeding and watering the animals, cleaning stalls and corrals, mowing the grass, and performing various maintenance work.
Its St. Louis, Missouri, and Denver, Colorado, locations both participated in events giving back to those in need.
Roeslein’s Wellness Program and Community Service Committee teamed up with ImpactLife to hold a blood drive for employees working in the Roeslein’s St. Louis office. The blood drive was held from 7:30 am – 11:00 am on Monday, September 13, 2021.
Roeslein’s Summer Internship Program collaborated with the Community Service Committee under The Roeslein Way and held a Back-to-School Supply Drive to benefit the Little Bit Foundation and Riverbend Middle School. The drive ran from July 19 – August 9, 2021.
This past spring, the Community Service Committee focused on animal awareness participating in several beautification projects across the United States.