Vandergrift, PA, June 19, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Riverview Homes, Inc. a builder of modular and manufactured homes teamed up with “Kiducation,” a part of Community Crusade for Children, Inc., a nonprofit organization, to turn donated clothing into much needed funds for local charities, libraries and schools. “Our first year is just now coming to an end and we are all very happy at the results.” Explains Robert Fanelli, President of Riverview Homes, Inc. “Kiducation” contracted Riverview Homes with the proposal to let them place their pick up bins at our retail sales locations,” explains Robert Fanelli, “Our locations are in good areas along well traveled roads which are perfect for their needs.” Mr. Fanelli explains the process, “Basically if you have unwanted, useable, clothing and shoes, you take them to the pick up bins located at 7 of our locations, visit www.riverviewhomesinc.com to find our nearest location, put the items in the bin, “Kiducation” empties the bins on a regular schedule and they turn the donated cloths into funds which they then distribute to local schools and charities including the American Cancer Society.” Mr. Fanelli continues, “Riverview Homes has never done anything quite like this in the past so we did not know what to expect. We were very happy when our first check to the American Cancer Society arrived.” “Along with the check we found out that “Kiducation” collected over 20,000 pounds of used and unwanted clothing and shoes at our 7 locations and we hope to do better next year.”
About Riverview Homes, Inc. Riverview Homes is a builder of modular and manufactured homes. Serving Western Pennsylvania since 1970. Riverview operates a total of 8 retail sales centers with the corporate headquarters located near Vandergrift, PA.