We wish to extend a special thank you to all of our corporate partners who continue to step up to help our American heroes.
Established in 1860, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. today is a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors and ceilings. Based in Lancaster, Pa., Armstrong operates 32 plants in eight countries and has approximately 8,500 employees worldwide. Armstrong, as the exclusive flooring supplier to HFOT, will donate floors for all the specially adapted homes built across the country through 2016. A portion of the sales from the company's new American Scrape collection will be dedicated to supporting this effort. American Scrape features richly textured hardwood floors, inspired by the beauty of the American landscape, and each floor is made in the USA. Armstrong offers hundreds of floor covering options for people to choose from. Its hardwood floors are available in many popular wood species, from classic oak to exotic tropical hardwoods. Prefer ceramic tile, but don’t like the cold, hard surface? Check out the company’s luxury vinyl flooring collections with a variety of tile, stone, slate and wood looks – and a soft, warm feel underfoot. Armstrong also offers stylish and easy-to-clean vinyl sheet and vinyl tile floors, and rounding out the offerings, laminate and linoleum floor coverings. For more information visit www.armstrong.com.
Kohler and Sterling products has made a commitment to our 100 MORE campaign, and their ADA compliant, universal design product lines will be installed in all Homes for Our Troops homes through 2014.
BAE Systems is a global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees worldwide. The Company delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and support services. BAE has committed to support Homes for Our Troops through our 100 MORE campaign.
At L-3, success is defined by our ability to meet our customers' needs. That's why every part of our business is focused on quick and agile response, innovative thinking and a relentless commitment to getting the job done. L-3 Communications is proud to support Homes for Our Troops as a National Sponsor. L-3 has pledged $1million dollars over the next 3 years to support the HFOT Mission.
In 2012, Veterans United Home Loans and their charitable arm Veterans United Foundation entered into a three-year $500,000 commitment with Home for Our Troops to build 100 homes nationwide. As the nation’s No.1 dedicated VA lender, the company is committed to helping veterans and active military members take advantage of the home loan benefits earned by their service. Through the Foundation, they have a mission to have a lasting impact on the lives of our nation’s heroes. The partnership with Homes for Our Troops allows Veterans United to do what it does best, help those who serve find a place to call home. Learn more at VeteransUnited.com and EnhanceLives.com.
Mastic Home Exteriors and its network of distributors and trade professionals are proud to support Home For Our Troops with its "Red, White & Home" campaign. In 2012, they will make financial and product donations of $100,000 to provide low-maintenance, premium vinyl siding, soffit and trim. Their support for Homes For Our Troops began in 2007.
CertainTeed Corporation is a leading North American manufacturer of building materials including roofing, vinyl and fiber cement siding, trim, fence, railing, decking, foundations, insulation, gypsum, ceilings, and pipe products. CertainTeed strives to be the preferred choice for innovative building products and systems by delivering a superior customer experience. As a National Sponsor of Homes for Our Troops, CertainTeed is donating roofing materials and inviting roofing contractors from our extensive network to donate their labor to install roofs on homes being built in their local area.
Whirlpool Corporation is the industry leader in the manufacturing and marketing of home appliances. Whirlpool is a global company and markets major brand names in more than 170 countries around the world. Whirlpool is proud to support Homes for Our Troops as their Official Supplier for appliances nationwide.
BlueLine Rental formerly Volvo Rents, has proudly partnered with Homes for Our Troops to do their part to help build specially adapted homes for severely injured Veterans and their families. The BlueLine Rental philanthropic initiative plays a key role in donating construction equipment and raising funds to help provide deserving military families with some of the independence that they lost while serving our great nation. BlueLine Rental operates more than 130 company-owned rental stores in North America. Each of the North American rental centers offers a comprehensive line of essential equipment for the construction, commercial and industrial markets, as well as an extensive line of compact excavators, compactors, wheel loaders, backhoe loaders, compaction equipment, and skid steer loaders. For more information, visit www.bluelinerental.com.
Founded in 1865, Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services, employing more than 142,000 people around the world. A division of the Cargill Corporation, Cargill Beef is an industry-leading producer of quality beef, dedicated to the ongoing innovation and improvement of its products, including ground beef. Cargill Ground Beef is North America’s largest ground beef provider, bringing affordable ground beef to the tables of millions of families, every day.
Cargill Ground Beef is proud to partner with Homes for Our Troops and give back to those who have sacrificed so much to ensure our freedom. For more information, visit HelpAHero.com or CargillGroundBeef.com.
Founded in 1991, Oaks, Pa. based CertaPro Painters is the largest painting company in North America and provides a customer-driven painting experience that is unparalleled in the industry (both commercial and residential). CertaPro franchisees establish large-scale, regional painting operations backed by the company’s proven business system that has made them North America’s most referred painting company. CertaPro currently has more than 350 locations worldwide including the United States and Canada. By hosting community events and working with general contractors to paint the interiors of the new homes built through the program, CertaPro has raised more than $91,000 to support Homes for Our Troops. The company hopes to donate more than $200,000 over the next two years to continue giving back to disabled war veterans. For more information, visit www.certapro.com.
Serving professional contractors and builders since 1961, Harvey Building Products fabricates its own lines of windows, doors, PVC millwork and patio rooms right here in the United States. Harvey is the premier distributor of quality building supplies in the Northeast. Items manufactured and distributed by Harvey – including major lines of roofing, siding, building envelope and decking – are used in residential and light commercial structures across the region. Harvey Building Products became a proud sponsor of Homes for Our Troops in 2009, and has donated Harvey products to numerous builds. Products donated by Harvey Building Products include their top-of-the-line Tribute windows and the Harvey Climate Defense System. And many of the other products used for these heroes’ specially adapted homes come from Harvey’s partners, delivered straight from Harvey Building Products’ branch warehouses. Harvey’s employees and customers feel proud and fortunate to be a part of the Homes for Our Troops mission.