NORTH VENICE, Fla. – PGT Improvements (NYSE: PGTI), a nationwide chief within the premium window and door class, lately donated $9,580 between two nonprofit organizations, Operation Warrior Decision and Wounded Warrior Venture.
Earlier this yr, PGT Improvements designed its personal company-branded RED (Keep in mind Everybody Deployed) t-shirt and made the shirts out there for workers to buy and put on on Fridays for RED Shirt Friday, a motion that was created to point out respect, remembrance, and assist for deployed troops.
“Various our of us are veterans, and we observed that a lot of them had began taking part within the RED Shirt Friday motion individually by carrying their very own crimson shirts,” mentioned Jeff Jackson, PGT Improvements President and CEO. “We felt one of the best ways to assist the RED trigger and our staff of veterans was to offer again to organizations which are there to help our troopers once they return from being deployed. Our PGTI staff members embrace the precept that we’re stronger collectively, and we put on our branded RED shirt to point out that we’re united in our recognition, assist, and appreciation of those courageous women and men.”
Over the previous a number of months, PGT Improvements staff members throughout the corporate’s a number of manufacturing plant and workplace places bought 958 shirts, elevating a complete of $4,790. PGT Improvements then matched the quantity and donated $8,100 to Operation Warrior Decision and $1,480 to Wounded Warrior. The corporate’s RED t-shirts will proceed to be out there for his or her staff members to buy all through the rest of 2021, and the corporate plans to donate the extra funds raised in early 2022.
Operation Warrior Decision is a veteran-run nonprofit in Sarasota and serves as a frontrunner in revolutionary, holistic psychological well being look after veterans and households. Wounded Warrior Venture is a nonprofit group that helps veterans and energetic obligation service members with workplace places and companions throughout the nation.
To proceed displaying assist throughout Nationwide Veterans and Army Household Month, PGT Improvements additionally lately gave out “Thank You For Your Service” reward baggage to its inside staff of veterans. The reward bag included an American flag, flag pin, and a PGTI-branded veterans hat.
PGT Improvements at present employs over 100 veterans throughout its household of manufacturers.
About PGT Improvements, Inc.
PGT Improvements manufactures and provides premium home windows and doorways. Its extremely engineered and technically superior merchandise can face up to a few of the hardest climate circumstances on earth and are revolutionizing the best way individuals stay by unifying indoor and outside dwelling areas.
PGT Improvements creates worth by deep buyer relationships, understanding the unspoken wants of the markets it serves, and a drive to develop category-defining merchandise. The corporate can be the nation’s largest producer of impact-resistant home windows and doorways and holds the management place in its major market.
The PGT Improvements’ household of manufacturers embrace CGI®, PGT® Customized Home windows and Doorways, WinDoor®, Western Window Methods, Anlin Home windows & Doorways, Eze-Breeze®, CGI Industrial, NewSouth Window Options, and a 75 % possession stake in Eco Window Methods. The corporate’s manufacturers, of their respective markets, are a most popular alternative of architects, builders, and owners all through North America and the Caribbean. Their high-quality merchandise can be found in customized and normal sizes with huge dimensions that permit for limitless design potentialities in residential, multi-family, and business initiatives. For extra data, go to www.pgtinnovations.com.
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