Lending a Hand to Veteran
For Immediate Release
November 4, 2014
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade, the Miami Dolphins Foundation and Bank of America, as well as a host of volunteers, perform home updates and repairs for a very grateful U.S. Navy veteran, Gary Brown, left, on Monday. Brown received free repairs to his Miami Gardens home in an effort to revitalize his space and provide his family with a safer place to live.
Credit: The Miami Herald
ABOUT REBUILDING TOGETHER Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade chapter is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that preserves homeownership and revitalizes neighborhoods by providing free of charge rehabilitation services to the elderly, veterans, disabled and low income homeowners. Through the support of corporate sponsors, local businesses and the hands-on work of volunteers, the organization donates approximately $250,000 in market value each year by focusing on home modifications, energy efficiency and safety concerns. The organization is part of a network of more than 200 affiliates and is the nation’s leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities. For more information, visit www.rebuildingtogethermiami.org.
AmeriCorps Program Coordinator
Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade, Inc.