On Feb. 4, the 2013 International Roofing Expo® (IRE) held Community Service Day in San Antonio. The IRE partnered
with NRCA's Disaster Relief Committee and Rebuilding Together® San Antonio to host the home renovation and
To view a video of KABB-TV's news coverage of the event, click
Rebuilding Together is a nonprofit, nonsectarian volunteer organization that rehabilitates the houses of
low-income homeowners, particularly the elderly and disabled, and families with children.
Established through The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress, the Disaster Relief Fund provides new roofs in
regions affected by natural disasters.
In the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, NRCA members generously donated more than $300,000 to assist with
rebuilding the Gulf region. This humanitarian video provides an overview of the projects and people NRCA members
Created in 2010, the Pay It Forward program matches those in need with those in the roofing community who can
NRCA Pentagon Project was an effort to restore the Pentagon's roof system that involved rebuilding part of the
structure that was damaged by the airplane crash and repairing a significant portion of the roof system that was
damaged by fire. NRCA received generous donations of materials at no cost from several roofing materials manufacturers.
Many contractor members supplied labor for at least a portion of the project. And NRCA members contributed more than
$125,000 for the project.
Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational, evangelical organization that responds during times of war and famine
and to all types of natural disasters—tornados, fires, hurricanes, floods, etc. Its actions include
first-response disaster relief efforts, area assessment and rebuilding.