RALEIGH, NC (May 5, 2015): The 7th Annual Briar Chapel Earth Day 5K received abundant support from David Weekley Homes team members and homeowners. The group participated in the race to support the Abundance Foundation, an organization that works to increase public awareness of sustainable energy usage and local food consumption.
The Earth Day 5K began at Great Meadow Park in Briar Chapel, the Triangle’s largest green home community, and continued along neighborhood streets and parks throughout the community. David Weekley Homes also sponsored the Earth Day 5K, which included a kids’ dash for children of team members and homeowners.
Abundance spreads awareness about the importance of building sustainable, resilient communities, making it easier for people to shop locally and live more sustainably. Abundance also supports local innovators in sustainability, and brings people together to share ideas for building better communities.
Building community character is at the heart of David Weekley’s purpose of Building Dreams, Enhancing Lives. As a company, the home builder strives to make a positive impact in the lives of everyone in its communities across the country.
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 two-time recipient of “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, visit the company’s website at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.