Community Involvement

SMA members are active stewards in their respective communities.  Their stewardship and involvement knows no bounds as our members generously donate their time and resources to positively engage with their surrounding communities.  By supporting their communities, SMA members are able to give back and grow relationships with the people and businesses that surround them.  To find out more about what our members are doing in their communities, click the links below!

Gerdau Industry Award

It’s been a great year for Gerdau’s Jackson Mill. The industrial recycler and steel maker broke ground on an expansion that will increase revenue, employees and the amount it can recycle. Jackson MillGerdau’s employees also [...]

Cascade Steel

Cascade Steel works to improve the lives of local citizens in many ways Scholarships, donations improve many local lives As building a strong foundation goes, it’s difficult to beat the high quality products manufactured by [...]

A culture of helping

We strongly believe in making a positive social impact on the communities where we work and live, through supporting organizations in which our employees are involved and by empowering and encouraging leadership at each of [...]

Social Responsibility

Enriching lives at Kids Unlimited One of the greatest impacts we can have on our communities is giving an opportunity to children in need. As just one example, we support Kids Unlimited, which is located in Toledo, Ohio, a Steel Dynamics community. Kids Unlimited’s mission is to provide affordable and enriching after-school and summer programs to help children develop academic and social tools, while learning a strong sense of values and character to help them reach their fullest potential. Also, we have an employee who volunteers as a mentor at Kids Unlimited, a great example of how we can make the greatest positive impact within our communities.