Social Responsibility

Our Common World

Everywhere we work, we seek to create new ways of living that maximize form, function and fortitude. Social responsibility is about how we build environmentally sustainable communities across our common world, how we leave the land, and how we give reason to smile.

TCS New York City Marathon

CVL’s Derek Gilstrap participated in the 50th TCS New York City Marathon on behalf of the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation! Congratulations on a great run for a good cause.


Boys Hope Girls Hope Christmas Mart Event

CVL participated in the Boys Hope Girls Hope organization’s “Christmas Mart”. We collected 40+ donations and CVL employees volunteered to set up the event.

The Love of Children Foundation Toy Drive

CVL collected 20+ donations for The Love of Children Foundation’s toy drive.

Phoenix Rescue Mission Fill-A-Bag Thanksgiving Drive

CVL collected 54 Bags to donate to Phoenix Rescue Mission as part of the Fill-A-Bag Thanksgiving Drive. Each bag has the ingredients for a family in need to make a Thanksgiving meal (excluding the turkey).


HomeAid Phoenix Charity Trap Shoot

Boys Hope Girls Hope Mock Interviews

CVL participated in a mock Interview event with students in the Boys Hope Girls Hope program to help them to enter the work force. The students were interviewed for a potential job at Harkins Movie Theater. Armed with a set of suggested questions and information about the company CVL employees played the role of a Harkins manager asking the students questions ranging from “Why do you want to work here?” to “If you were a brand of cereal, what brand would you be?” Once the interview was complete, feedback was provided to the students to better prepare them for future job interviews.

Clay for Cause 2019

CANstruction 2019

CVL Consultants participatned in the 13th Annual Phoenix Canstruction.  They built Iron Man’s gauntlet with 750 cans of food in about an hour and 30 minutes. Phoenix Canstruction is hosted by the AIA in Phoenix, AZ and all non-perishable foods were donated to St. Mary’s Food Bank. The event continues to set records for donations to wipe out hunger with nearly 64,000 pounds of food donated!

Be a Hero. Wipeout Hunger.

AZ Diamondbacks Race Against Cancer

Toys for Tots US

Streetlight USA

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul

Operation Hydration

Bears for the Brave

Hiking Club

Biking Club

Valley Partnership

Each year, CVL supports the “Valley Partnership Community Project” in our hometown of Phoenix, Arizona. Valley Partnership selects a non-profit organization that can benefit from the skills, efforts and supplies provided by partners like CVL, and together, we renovate facilities for those in need.

The Challenge Foundation

For more than a decade, CVL has been a supporter of The Challenge Foundation, which helps hard-working students break the cycle of poverty through educational opportunities that ensure college readiness. We’ve provided engineering internships, sponsored Career Days for students, and individually mentored a Foundation student for three years.

Toys for Tots

For several years, the CVL team in Colorado has conducted a corporate “Toys for Tots” drive each holiday season to collect and deliver toys to deserving young children.