Who We Are:  SDS and the Community

Community Involvement - Organizations

As a company we believe that being active in a community is critical for its success .  Because of this belief, our firm donates professional services for a number of projects. We are also proud to have active and dedicated employees as part of our company on an individual basis.

Professional Donations

Donating professional services is one way that we like to give back to our community.  A few examples include:

  • Alta Mesa Playground
  • Fantasy Fountain
  • Frank Sawyer Memorial
  • Ken Gifford Memorial
  • Manzanita School Path
  • Mayor’s Memorial Plaza
  • Mentoring and Job Shadowing
  • Sunset Playground
  • Turtle Bay Exploration Park Animal Shelters
  • One SAFE Place Construction Administration
  • Canyon Creek Fish Passage

Employee Involvement


  • Active 20-30 Club of Redding #143
  • Alyssa Araiza Wings of Angels
  • American Cancer Society
  • Camp McCumber
  • Center for Economic and Workforce Development
  • First 5 Shasta
  • Leadership Redding Alumni
  • Leo Club Adviser
  • Lions Club International
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • McConnell Scholarship Committee
  • Neighborhood Church of Redding
  • One Safe Place
  • Rotary International
  • Shasta Early Literacy Partnership
  • Friends of Whiskeytown
  • Odyssey of the Mind
  • Relay for Life
  • St. Joseph School

Coaching and Teaching

  • AAU Basketball
  • City of Redding Soccer
  • Elementary School Art Teacher
  • High School Basketball
  • High School Cross Country
  • High School Track
  • Jr. Giants Baseball
  • Little League Baseball


  • Alta Mesa Easter Egg Hunt
  • Frank Sawyer Memorial Kid’s Fishing Day
  • One Safe Place Crab Feed
  • Redding Community Creek Clean Up
  • Redding Lighted Christmas Parade
  • Sundial Film Festival
  • The Big Race – First 5 Shasta
  • Back to School Kids Shopping Spree for kids in need
  • Wings of Angels Bowl-a-Thon