Roanoke, VA (May 23, 2018) – As part of the Home for Good annual partnership, JES Foundation Repair has joined Habitat for Humanity of Roanoke, NBC WSLS TV10, and other area businesses to provide a home for Teyauna Hayes and her two daughters. Habitat for Humanity is scheduling volunteer groups to assist with the construction every Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday from May 12 – July 14. On Saturday, June 2, JES is sponsoring the effort and providing a team of volunteers.
“Our entire team of volunteers at JES are extremely excited about being a part of this valiant effort,” said Jackie Hoffman, Director of Training and Development. “Ms. Hayes works very hard to support her daughters and deserves to have a home of her own.” Hoffman is leading and organizing the volunteer team from JES Foundation Repair’s Roanoke and Lynchburg branches.
This year, throughout the Home for Good timeframe, Habitat will also organize groups to perform neighborhood clean-up and beautification and expand the impact of Home for Good from just one home to the entire block. These jobs may include general clean-up, alley clearing, yard work for neighbors, or simple outdoor home improvement projects like porch painting.
“We’ve had the rewarding experience of volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in other markets where JES has offices,” said Cary McGuckin, Chief Marketing Officer. “Their work parallels our company’s mission – to help protect and preserve the health of people’s homes and families.” Habitat for Humanity invites other business to get involved in this project or others to help make a difference in the community.
About JES Foundation Repair –
JES Foundation Repair is a subsidiary of Groundworks, a family of companies that specialize in residential foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, basement waterproofing, and concrete lifting. It is the nation’s largest foundation repair company with its corporate office in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Groundworks is comprised of JES Foundation Repair, Tar Heel Basement Systems, Indiana Foundation Service, and Mount Valley Foundation Services. Celebrating 25 years in business, JES has helped over 70,000 homeowners since 1993. JES Foundation Repair, together with the other Groundworks subsidiaries, operate out of eight offices that serve Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, West Virginia, Indiana, South Carolina, and Georgia. JES has been named to the Fortune 5000 Fastest Growing Companies, Virginia Chamber of Commerce Fantastic 50, Inside Business Roaring Twenty and Best Places to Work. For more information about JES Foundation Repair, please visit www.jeswork.com
About Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley
Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley is part of a global, non-profit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Habitat for Humanity was founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all. For more information on Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley go to https://habitat-roanoke.org/
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