One of our core values is Service to Our Community. Our employees are engaged in giving back in the greater Cincinnati area and Warren County specifically. During 2020, GMi employees participated in the following community service projects:
- United Way – 150 Employees raised $19,881 in 2020 by participant in pledges, raffles for parking space and gift cards, organizing breakfast and chili cook-off fundraisers to support United Way located in Cincinnati, Ohio. We’re consistently recognized as one of the top fundraisers in Warren County.
- OneSource Center for Nonprofit Excellence – OneSource Center, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, is Greater Cincinnati’s only nonprofit resource center providing services, products and connections to strengthen the impact of nonprofits in our region. In 2020, GMI/Ghent donated products such as whiteboards, cork boards and dry erase markers.
- Dayton Children’s Hospital Foundation –The foundation provide support for life-saving and life-changing medical care to children in their community. The Dayton Children’s Hospital Foundation is located in Dayton, Ohio. GMi is proud to support their efforts with our donation.
- Warren County Senior Citizens – GMi supported the Senior Supportive Services program at Warren County Senior Citizens (WCCS) located in Lebanon, Ohio. With the COVID-19 crisis, many of the senior center’s members are afraid to leave their homes, they are lonely and bored. 40 Employees took collections to fill 40 gift bags of items to such as; candy, coloring books, puzzles, craft projects, cards, socks, coffee cups, and water bottles.
- Warren County Children’s Services – Employees sponsored three children for the holidays through the Warren County Children Services located in Lebanon, Ohio. Employees donated enough gifts to give a happy holiday to the children.
- Crayons to Computers –Founded in 1997 and located in Cincinnati, Ohio, Crayons to Computers has worked to level the playing field in the classroom by providing students in need the tools to succeed in school. We have collection bins around our facility for plastic bottle tops that are repurposed into games. We also actively donate our products as needs arrive.