One Mission, Fifty Two Charities, 5,200 Volunteer Hours
DENVER , Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ — Simpson Housing LLLP, Apartments.com and Sherwin-Williams have announced a national charitable volunteerism initiative this month, through a new program called, “Simpson’s YOU Make The Difference.”
More than 50 charitable projects are planned, and more than 5,200 volunteer hours will be contributed. Employees are invited to participate in a day of company sponsored volunteer work that ranges from refurbishing emergency housing shelters and apartments to construction work on 19 individual Habitat for Humanity sites to collecting, organizing and packing food supplies at six regional food banks.
Volunteer activities will be coordinated in metro areas across the country, including Atlanta , Austin, Colorado Springs , Dallas , Denver , Phoenix , Portland and Seattle . Some of the regional organizations that will benefit from this program include Food Bank of the Rockies, Atlanta Children’s Shelter, St. Vincent de Paul, Open Door Ministries, Family Homestead, Second Harvest Food Bank, Rose City Schools, Ranch Hope for Boys, Hands on Greenville, Harmony Kitchen and many more.
“We recognized that by putting our collective energies behind a project of this scale, tremendous impact could be felt in the non-profit sector, benefiting the communities we proudly serve. Additionally, we are able to provide our employees with the opportunity to get involved with organizations they care deeply about,” says Bob Love , CEO, Simpson Housing LLLP.
The public can get involved in the program and learn more about supporting charitable organizations in their community through a dedicated web page at http://www.apartments.com/SimpsonsCares.html . Learn more about the companies involved in this project at http://www.simpsonhousing.com , http://www.apartments.com and http://www.sherwin-williams.com .
SOURCE Simpson Housing LLLP
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