Aggregates Industry Sponsors Galore Highlighted This Special Fundraising Event.
By Mark S. Kuhar
Chaney Enterprises, a ready-mixed concrete, aggregates and construction supplies provider, raised more than $55,000 for the American Cancer Society and substance abuse and cancer research at its 19th Annual Babe & Dick Chaney Memorial Golf Tournament.
The sold-out tournament, held at Old South Country Club in Lothian, Md., included a putting contest to kick off the day and was followed by the golf tournament. Attendees then stayed for dinner and an awards presentation at the club. Chaney also debuted its new concrete mixer truck with the company’s anti-opioid messaging.
“At Chaney, we take pride in delivering exceptional products and services, while demonstrating commitment to our people, our communities, and our environment,” said Francis “Hall” Chaney III, president of Chaney Enterprises. “This tournament is a way for people to come together, have a good time and play some golf, all while raising funds for terrific causes. We are humbled by the generosity and participation of others and are already excited about our 20th Annual Babe & Dick Chaney Memorial Golf Tournament next year.”
Sponsors of the 19th Annual Babe & Dick Memorial Golf Tournament included Aggregate Industries, Alban CAT, Baltimore Potomac Truck Centers, CohnReznick LLP, Columbia Rubber Corp., Community Bank of the Chesapeake, Dewberry, GCP Applied Technologies, Greenberg Gibbons, Hogan Cos., Howard Bank, Lehigh Cement Co., Lennar, Luck Stone, Meinhardt Properties, Mellott Company, The Pete Store, PNC Bank, PPC Lubricants, RBC Wealth Management, Reliable Contracting Co. Inc., Rhinehart Railroad Construction Inc., Ribera Development, The SEFA Group, Silver Companies, St. John Properties Inc., Soltesz Inc. and Vulcan Materials Co.
The Chaney Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Chaney Enterprises, seeks to make a concrete contribution to positively affect the wellbring of the communities it serves by investing human and financial resources. Grants are given in the communities that align with the company’s market footprint and focuses on arts and culture, education, the environment, health, workforce development, and safe workplace.
Founded in 1962 by Eugene “Babe” Chaney and built on a foundation of integrity, every member of the Chaney Enterprises team pours their heart and soul into every job. “We are passionate about providing ready-mixed concrete, sand, gravel, stone, blended soils, and related construction supplies to our customers throughout Maryland, Northern Virginia and the Delmarva Peninsula. The entrepreneurial spirit and hard work ethic started by Babe Chaney continues to this day. From our headquarters in Gambrills, Md., the company operates 18 ready-mixed concrete plants, nine sand and gravel facilities, and BuilderUp, a professional building supply operation with locations in Waldorf and Owings, Md.,” the company stated.