Great Companies Start with Great Communities. Throughout the year we actively seek ways to give back to our local and regional communities.
This past year we’ve made product donations to more than 15 local programs/events including:
- Donut Day, Iowa Mennonite School
- Family Fun Night, Hills Elementary School
- 2018 Dairy Days, Iowa State Extension
- Pancake Fundraiser, Johnson County Crisis Center
- School Carnival, Longfellow School
- School Carnival, Irving Weber School
- International Christian Church Event
- Restore Girl’s Conference
- Healthy Lifestyle Conference
- Coffee & Donut Festival Des Moines, Iowa
- CRANDIC Race
- FFA Breakfast, English Valley FFA
- Live Healthy Iowa 5k, City of Hiawatha
- Farmers Feed Breakfast, Iowa Mennonite School
- Iowa State Run, Iowa State University of Veterinary Medicine
- Mid-Prairie Boys Soccer
- Kalona, Iowa Rotary Annual Omelette Breakfast
- Local Food Banks
- And more!
Employee Donation Program
Open Gates Group employees are able to allocate a percentage of their paychecks to local not-for-profit organizations. Every quarter the Employee Donation Committee meets to decide which local organizations, that are submitted by employees, receive financial support.