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|Date: March 9, 2016||(847) 493-7548|
Straight Line Roofing & Construction Honored with 2016 CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Award
Orlando, Fla. — In recognition of its efforts to help disadvantaged members of its community meet basic nutritional needs, Straight Line Roofing & Construction of Shingle Springs, Calif. has been presented with the fourth annual CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Award sponsored by the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) and CNA.
The award honors charitable works performed by NRCA contractor members.
Straight Line Roofing & Construction was selected for its $16,330 donation to support the Food Bank of El Dorado County by hosting its 9th Annual Thanks & Giving Customer Appreciation Event. During its 10-year involvement with the charity, Straight Line Roofing has replaced the facility's roof system and raised more than $70,000 to help feed at-risk individuals.
CNA awarded Straight Line Roofing & Construction with $5,000 for assisting the Food Bank and its partnerships with more than 40 local emergency food response agency sites.
Additionally, this year's honorable mentions each received $1,000 from CNA; they are 7 Summits Roofing, Colorado Springs, for hosting the Brandon Schwartz Memorial Tournament; Aspenmark Roofing & Solar, Dallas, for its non-profit organization Roof Angels; and Jonesboro Roofing Co., Inc. Jonesboro, Ark., for its work with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The awards were presented Feb. 18 during NRCA's Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception held during NRCA's 129th Annual Convention in Orlando.
NRCA is one of the construction industry's most respected trade associations and the voice of roofing professionals and leading authority in the roofing industry for information, education, technology and advocacy. It represents all segments of the roofing industry, including contractors; manufacturers; distributors; architects; consultants; engineers; building owners; and city, state and government agencies. NRCA's mission is to inform and assist the roofing industry, act as its principal advocate and help members in serving their customers. NRCA continually strives to enhance every aspect of the roofing industry. For information about NRCA and its services and offerings, visit www.nrca.net.
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