Our Favorite Examples of Roofers Giving Back!
To celebrate NRCA National Roofing Week 2021, we’re sharing some incredible stories from the past year of roofers doing good in their communities
Who doesn’t love a feel-good story? With roofing contractors’ desire to give back, there’s no shortage of those from this past year!
The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) is currently hosting National Roofing Week from June 6-12, designed to spread awareness of the importance of roofs to every home and business and share the good deeds of the industry. Throughout the week, roofers are encouraged to share signature projects they’ve completed, charitable giving and more incredible deeds with the industry.
Roofing contractors are on the front lines following natural disasters, and provide invaluable services to homeowners year round. To celebrate the impact that roofers have on their markets, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite stories from this past year of the industry giving back.
Keep reading to be enlightened and inspired!
May 2021: Roofers Give Back to Veterans, Frontline Workers in May – Roofing Contractor
This incredible compilation describes how several roofers nationwide donated free roofs to veterans. From a homeowner with insufficient funds to replace a damaged roof to nurses who worked countless hours during the pandemic, this story is sure to get you in your feels.
January 2021: Roofing Contractors Spread Cheer Over the Holidays – Roofing Contractor
Another compilation to put a smile on your face. In this piece, learn how roofers came together to donate gifts to local charities, provide fully decorated Christmas trees to local families, and you guessed it – provide more free roofs to veterans in need.
November 2020: The Roofing Community Inspires Giving Back – Roofer’s Coffee Shop
In 2020, the National Women in Roofing (NWIR) ran the 30 Days of Gratitude, designed to gather items and donate them to charity. Check out how their kindness has inspired similar acts throughout the industry!
October 2020: Nova Scotia Roofer Honors Veterans with Amazing Shingle Art – Roofing Contractor
In this touching tribute, a Nova Scotia roofing contractor honored veterans with one-of-a-kind shingle art on his warehouse.
September 2020: Cleaning Up and Supporting Local Communities – Roofing Contractor
In addition to supporting veterans, read about the heartwarming story of an Idaho contractor who jumped in when an elderly homeowner’s roof took heavy damage following an earthquake.
September 2020: Roofing Contractors Working Hard to Battle Hurricane Laura Devastation – Roofing Contractor
Following Hurricane Laura, which caused an estimated $8.7 billion in insured damage in Louisiana and Texas, roofing contractors flocked to the area to help assist in recovery efforts. Check out how EagleView’s aerial imagery played a role, and learn more about the team that traveled from Alberta, Canada to lend a hand.
August 2020: RCV Roofing Helps Habitat for Humanity Recover After Thieves Damage Vehicles – Roofing Contractor
When thieves stole equipment and caused over $5,000 in damage to Habitat for Humanity vehicles in Bloomington, IN, one roofing contractor sprung to the rescue.
Let’s all take a minute to thank the many roofing contractors nationwide who do so much for their communities! Your selflessness and hard work is an inspiration us all.
We’d love to hear even more!
If you have stories of roofers doing good in their community, reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.