Austin Jeans for a Means Donation

7/10/15 Back to News

Members of the Austin branch took part in the check presentation to the State of Texas Kidney Foundation: L.K. Jordan employees, Kirk Hastings, Odette Perez, Amie Gardner, Matt Skacal, Linda Jordan, Rachel Lemon, Marilyn Garcia - Executive Director of the State of Texas Kidney Foundation, and L.K. Jordan Austin Branch Manager, Yoany Torres.

L.K. Jordan & Associates donated $4,000 to the State of Texas Kidney Foundation on Thursday, July 9, 2015 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, and Austin donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.

This is the fourth “Jeans for a Means” campaign completed through L.K. Jordan & Associates. Last year, employees donated over $6,200 to charities throughout Texas including, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and The Ark Assessment Center and Emergency Shelter for Youth in Corpus Christi, Texas. This is a bi-annual giving campaign solely funded by employee donations.



EMPLOYEES RAISE $4,000 FOR STATE OF TEXAS KIDNEY FOUNDATION

Austin, Texas – July 2, 2015 – Premier Austin, Texas search and staffing agency, L.K. Jordan & Associates will donate $4,000 to the State of Texas Kidney Foundation on Thursday, July 9, 2015 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, and Austin donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.


“It is an absolute privilege to see our employees invested in the communities they live and work, and the State of Texas Kidney Foundation is an organization that our employees overwhelmingly support,” said Linda K. Jordan, president of L.K. Jordan & Associates. “L.K. Jordan & Associates is honored to support the Texas Kidney Foundation and their work to increase kidney disease awareness, organ donation and transplantation for people at risk or affected by kidney disease throughout Texas.”


This is the fourth “Jeans for a Means” campaign completed through L.K. Jordan & Associates. Last year, employees donated over $6,200 to charities throughout Texas including, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and The Ark Assessment Center and Emergency Shelter for Youth in Corpus Christi, Texas. This is a bi-annual giving campaign solely funded by employee donations.

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATIONS
Celebrating 25 years in business, L.K. Jordan & Associates was founded by Linda K. Jordan in Corpus Christi, Texas and is a national Professional Employer Organization (PEO) that provides executive search, temporary staffing, and payroll services to over 800 clients throughout Texas and Oklahoma. A leading Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and HUB Certified agency, L.K. Jordan & Associates remains the premier search and staffing agency for employers throughout the State of Texas. With branches in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, and headquarters in Corpus Christi, Texas, L.K. Jordan & Associates offers solutions in administrative, oil & gas, clerical, executive, medical, technology, and engineering.


The State of Texas Kidney Foundation’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of people at risk or affected by kidney disease, through education, prevention and support and by increasing organ donation and transplantation.
 


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