Fort Carson volunteen gives back to military families

McKellen Spiller, daughter of Balfour Beatty Communities LifeWorks Coordinator, Kris Spiller, has been volunteering at family housing LifeWorks events for the past 8 years. As a military child, she has a deep understanding of the importance of a strong, military community and enjoys being able to give back to the families who serve. Read more.

Balfour Beatty Communities celebrates 'Eggs-travagent' events!

Balfour Beatty Communities celebrated the Easter holiday with thousands upon thousands of candy-filled eggs for Easter egg hunts, spring crafts like wreath-making and egg dying and photo shoots with the Easter bunny, among other things. BBC LifeWorks Coordinators did a great job entertaining their residents this Easter -- rain, snow or shine! Read more.

Spotlight on Window Safety

At Balfour Beatty Communities, we designate April as a time to focus on window safety. Spring is the perfect time to open the windows and embrace the fresh air but it is important to raise awareness for what can be done to help keep families safe from the risk of accidental falls or other window-related injuries. Here at BBC, safety is important to us, and we would like to share some window safety knowledge with our residents in order to protect our communities. Read more.

Celebrating St Patty's Day

Balfour Beatty Communities LifeWorks Coordinators gave the 'green light' for fun this St Patrick's Day. Properties across the country celebrated the Irish holiday with engaging activities such as scavenger hunts, crafts and of course -- green foods! Read more.

Travis Family Housing donates more than $3400 via recycling efforts

Since launching a TerraCycle campaign in October 2013, Travis AFB has donated $2,630 to their local elementary school on base. Since last July alone, Travis AFB has collected more than 81,000 points which resulted in two donations totaling $1,770 -- an impressive result, indeed! Read more.

Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation 2015/2016 academic scholarship program – Deadline April 15th

The deadline for applying to the Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation scholarship program is quickly approaching. Be sure that your child doesn’t miss the opportunity to apply for 2015/2016 academic scholarships. We encourage all high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students that are children of our military family housing residents to apply. Read more.

Celebrating Read Across America Day

Properties across the country celebrated Read Across America Day 2015 in conjunction with Dr. Suess' birthday! Read more.

It’s Time to ‘Spring Ahead’ and Change Your Clock & Check Smoke Detector Batteries

For most of the United States, Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, March 8th, where we get to push our clocks ahead one more hour— or spring ahead as they say. The change occurs at 2:00am local time. Changing your clocks is a perfect time to check your battery status on your smoke detectors. Read more.

Residents celebrate Valentine's Day

Across the US, Balfour Beatty Communities LifeWorks Coordinators held special events for residents in celebration of Valentine's Day. Read more.

Sensible snacking ideas for National Snack Food Month

February is National Snack Food Month and with tempting holiday and Super Bowl treats in our rearview mirrors now is the best time to focus on sensible snacking. Read more.