DENVER, CO (July 23, 2015): The David Weekley Homes Denver Team partnered with HomeAid Colorado for the Essentials for Young Lives Drive, collecting 2,875 diapers, 9,284 wipes and 283 ounces of formula from employees, vendors and members of the community as part of the company’s CARE program.
Items from the drive, which was held from Mother’s Day to Father’s Day, were part of a larger drive that included 27 local companies. Collectively, donations included 39,784 diapers, nearly 80,000 wipes and 9,660 ounces of formula. Items were distributed by HomeAid to Denver Rescue Mission, Third Way Center, Hope House, Colorado Homeless Families in Denver, Emergency Assistance Association (EFAA) in Boulder, La Puente Homes in Alamosa and La Plata Family Centers Coalition in Durango, and will provide critical support to the families these organizations serve in their transitional programs and emergency shelters.
Team Members, homeowners, homebuyers, community partners, vendors and Team Members join together to make a significant impact in communities through the David Weekley Homes CARE program, which is defined as:
C – Committed to building community character… encouraging a culture of caring and contribution with our Team Members, Customers and Community.
A – Active in our Community… engaging our communities through Team Members completing hundreds of projects and The David Weekley Family Foundation donating more than $100 million to worthy causes over the past 20 years.
R – Responsible to our Community… living up to our responsibility of Building Dreams and Enhancing the Lives of our Team, Customers and Community.
E – Enhancing our Community… living a life of service to provide true meaning and purpose.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 20 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 “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley has also appeared nine 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, please visit the company’s website at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.