Community Outreach

In The Community

RAUCH inc. is proud to give back to the community.  We have provided reduced-fee and pro-bono services for many non-profit projects throughout the region. Our teams have helped fundraising and outreach efforts for a variety of worthy organizations.  We are proud to be a trusted community partner working with local organizations to provided needed services and supplies for our neighbors.

Professional Boards and Affiliations

Robert D. Rauch, P.E.

  • County Engineers Association of Maryland, Past President
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • University System of Maryland, Board of Regents
  • University of Maryland Medical System Board (former)
  • Hughes Agro-Ecology Board (former)
  • UMD MRED Capstone Program, School of Architecture, Colvin Institute

Awards and Recognition

  • 2020 Easton High School Distinguished Alumni
  • 2020 Pride of the Peake– Chesapeake College Volunteer Service Award
  • 2019 Innovation & Entrepreneurship Award from UMD Colvin InstituteRecipient of State of Delaware’s Governor’s Conservation Award for SWM design & construction
  • 2017 Talbot County Small Businessman of the Year
  • 2016 Talbot County Small Business of the Year
  • Consultant – World Bank for Critical Path Scheduling & Project Management training

Pro-Bono and Reduced Rate Services

  • Frederick Douglass Mural – Easton – Pro-bono structural and civil site work to support a free-standing structural wall
  • American Legion, Cambridge, MD – Pro-bono survey and civil site engineering services for parking lot upgrades. Subcontracted through David A. Bramble, Inc
  • Polaris Village Ministries, Mt. Pisgah Church renovations, Easton – Pro-bono architectural, MEP and civil site design services for renovations of this former church to a preschool and multi-purpose building with a commercial grade kitchen.
  • Easton Dog Park – Pro-bono civil site engineering in coordination with a private citizen group
  • Easton Volunteer Fire Department – Pro-bono civil and survey services for the creation of a fire-fighter training facility in Mistletoe Hall park
  • Habitat for Humanity, Cambridge, MD – Discounted rates for the Wells St. development project, including civil site design, construction drawings and construction administration services
  • Avalon Tent Pavilion, Talbottown. Temporarnty tent pavilion site survey and design.

Current Town Engineers: Towns of Queenstown, Hebron, Federalsburg, St. Michaels and Vienna, MD offering services at reduced hourly rates.

Community and Program Support

  • Sponsor: Talbot County Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Tournament
  • Talbot County Chamber of Commerce Business Appreciation lunch sponsor
  • Sponsor: Bryan Brothers Foundation
  • Sponsor: Shore Memorial Hospital Foundation Golf Tournament & Shooting Clays
  • Town of Bridgeville Charity Golf Tournament tee sponsor

 

  • Shore Economic Development (SED) Talks: Founding sponsor
  • Project Purple
  • Koats for Kids
  • Nicholas Bramble Ironman Golf Tournament
  • Coppin State University – Hole Sponsor
  • Chesapeake College Tee Sponsor
  • McClendon Center Art of Transformation
  • Rural Life Museum of Trappe donor

 

  • Maryland Muncipal League Golf Tournament Hole Sponsor
  • Elks Lodge Fishing Derby Tournament
  • Easton Rotary Youth Fund – Tee box sponsor
  • Easton Rotary Flags For Heros Sponsor
  • Tawes Crab and Clambake Sponsor
  • Chespeake Fire and Ice Festival – Sculpture sponsor
  • ACE Mentors Board
  • Mission Possible 2021 Sponsor