Raleigh, NC, August 24, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Operation: Coming Home (http://operationcominghome.com), a joint volunteer project led by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA), the Triangle Real Estate and Construction Veterans (TREAC-V), and supported by Royal Oaks Building Group and Gaines & Company, among others, has announced that the 2011 Victory for Vets Sunset Ride, organized by the Triangle Victory Riders (http://trianglevictoryriders.webs.com), raised $4,450, supporting efforts to donate homes to disabled veterans. The July 23 ride began at the Locked & Loaded Grill in Garner, and ended at the Rally Point Sports Bar in Cary.
“The entire Operation: Coming Home board of directors extends gratitude to the Triangle Victory Riders for their continued support and for such a successful event,” said Rich Van Tassel, member of Operation: Coming Home’s board of directors and president of Royal Oaks Building Group. “The money raised by the organization at the Victory for Vets Sunset Ride will be helpful as Operation: Coming Home prepares to donate its third home to a disabled veteran later this year. We thank the Triangle Victory Riders, as well as all volunteers and in-kind sponsors who made the ride possible.”
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- Serving Wake, Johnston, Orange, Durham, Harnett, Wayne, Chatham and Franklin counties, the Triangle Victory Riders provide an organization for Victory owners, riders and enthusiasts in the Triangle area to communicate, exchange ideas, and provide a means of gathering for meets and rides. For more information, visit http://trianglevictoryriders.webs.com.
About Operation: Coming Home:
Operation: Coming Home is a joint volunteer project led by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA), the Triangle Real Estate and Construction Veterans (TREAC-V), and supported by Royal Oaks Building Group and Gaines & Company among others. The project builds and donates homes for disabled combat veterans who have served in the Middle East, after a selection committee interviews candidates to determine the best fit. For more information, visit http://operationcominghome.com.
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