LEXINGTON, KY-Clark MaterialHandling Co. has received the 2009 Central Kentucky Volunteer Award in theCorporate Category. Sponsored by United Way of the Bluegrass and Lexmark, Clarkwas chosen by an independent panel of judges.
The company has a team ofemployees who volunteer to oversee its corporate donations and philanthropywork. Employees throughout the company are active in a number of local causes,including Susan G. Kormen for the Cure, Habitat for Humanity, UM Home forChildren, American Diabetes Association, United Way, Humane Society and Carl D.Perkins Vocational School, among others.
In acknowledging the award,president and CEO, Dennis Lawrence, said, “Clark has, as a core value, agoverning principal of supporting our local communities through philanthropyand community service. Receiving the 2009 Central Kentucky Volunteer Awardvalidates the philanthropic efforts of our employees and the time they investin our community.”