Orlando, FL (October 28, 2014): David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held builder, used social media to raise funds and awareness for local charity, A Gift For Teaching. At the end of the 45-day campaign, David Weekley Homes presented the non-profit organization with a check for $2,000, which translates into $20,000 worth of school supplies for area children and teachers.
Established in 1998, A Gift For Teaching aims to improve public education by providing teachers and students in need with free school supplies. The non-profit serves 330 public schools and has distributed $80 million in school supplies in 16 years.
David Weekley Homes expanded to Orlando in 1994 and currently builds in several communities throughout the city, including Spring Lake at Celebration, Baldwin Park, Winter Park, Johns Lake Landing, Randal Park, Laureate Park at Lake Nona, Oakland Park and Westyn Bay.
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About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 18 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and two-time recipient of “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley has also appeared eight times on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 75,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s website at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.