HBA Smart Home Tour Raises Money for Cleveland Fisher House Construction

HBA Smart Home Tour Raises Money for Cleveland Fisher House Construction

Consumers who are thinking about building a new home or remodeling an existing one can get a first-hand glimpse of the latest technologies for making their life easier and their homes greener – and do so while giving back to veterans and their families. This year the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Cleveland is donating tickets sales for its annual Smart HomeTour toward the construction of a Fisher House, a“Ronald McDonald House” property to be built adjacent to the grounds of the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in Cleveland, said HBA ExecutiveDirector Brenda Callaghan. When complete, family members of hospital patients will be able to relax comfortably and free of charge in one of the 16,500-square-foot home’s 18 suites. HBA hopes to help Fisher House organizers close the gap on raising $3 million before groundbreaking on Veterans Day. Approximately $2.8 million has been raised to date. “We are asking consumers to come out and help us support the Fisher House while they take part in the educational tour,”Callaghan said. Step Inside The nine new homes on the 2015 HBA Smart HomeTour encompass a variety of features that fall into three categories–green building, energy efficiency and home technology, according to […]

Consumers who are thinking about building a new home or remodeling an existing one can get a first-hand glimpse of the latest technologies for making their life easier and their homes greener – and do so while giving back to veterans and their families. This year the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Cleveland is donating tickets sales for its annual Smart HomeTour toward the construction of a Fisher House, a“Ronald McDonald House” property to be built adjacent to the grounds of the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in Cleveland, said HBA ExecutiveDirector Brenda Callaghan. When complete, family members of hospital patients will be able to relax comfortably and free of charge in one of the 16,500-square-foot home’s 18 suites. HBA hopes to help Fisher House organizers close the gap on raising $3 million before groundbreaking on Veterans Day. Approximately $2.8 million has been raised to date. “We are asking consumers to come out and help us support the Fisher House while they take part in the educational tour,”Callaghan said. Step Inside The nine new homes on the 2015 HBA Smart HomeTour encompass a variety of features that fall into three categories–green building, energy efficiency and home technology, according to [...]

GCFH Honor Roll (as of October 1, 2015)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of October 1, 2015) The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”:       Charitable Foundations  The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The David and Inez Myers Foundation The Castele Family Foundation The Jones Family Foundation The […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of October 1, 2015) The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”:       Charitable Foundations  The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The David and Inez Myers Foundation The Castele Family Foundation The Jones Family Foundation The [...]