Whirlpool Brand and Habitat for Humanity

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Whirlpool Brand and Habitat for Humanity

In more than 16 years of partnership with Habitat for Humanity, Whirlpool has developed active  programs in more than 45 countries with a commitment of more than $90 million. In the United States and Canada, the company has donated more than 168,000 ranges and refrigerators to new Habitat homes, serving more than 85,000 families. Additionally, Whirlpool has donated more than 41,000 products to Habitat ReStore retail outlets, helping raise nearly $5.7 million. The company has engaged thousands of employee volunteers, sponsored nearly 150 homes and donated products to more than 75,000 Habitat families Europe, Middle East and Africa. Whirlpool plans to support the work of Habitat around the world through product donations, financial contribution and/or volunteerism. For more information, go to http://whirlpoolcorp.com/social-responsibility/.

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IU House to Become Home: Habitat for Humanity House Is an Early Christmas Present
Twenty-eight-year-old Nettie Garza has three children. During the day, she manages the floral department at a local Kroger store. At night, she shares a bed with the kids in her own parents’ home. But come December, Garza will have a bedroom of her own for the first time since she can remember, and so will her kids. Their new home is being made possible by a...
Oct 14, 2016 8:05 AM ET
Why I Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity
When I was 19 years old, my parents told me they were getting a divorce and that we’d have to sell the house, the only home I’d ever known. That house, in the sleepy suburb of Burlington, with the lilac trees that bloomed beneath my bedroom window every spring, the carport where I incessantly pounded a tennis ball against the brick wall, the crawl space where my friends and I...
Oct 12, 2016 11:30 AM ET
While Academics are Important, Students Say Service Projects Like Annual Habitat Build are Crucial Part of Their IU Experience
Ever since she saw pictures of her friend participating in a Habitat for Humanity build, Indiana University junior Shradda Madhav has been interested in joining the program. She got her chance last week, joining the ...
Oct 10, 2016 12:00 PM ET
Kelley Students Help Build Habitat For Humanity Home For 7th Year
The Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County, alongside hundreds of Indiana University volunteers, is hard at work building another home. This is the seventh year the organization is partnering with Whirlpool and Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business to get the job done. Read more on...
Sep 28, 2016 11:00 AM ET
IU, Kelley School and Whirlpool Partnering on Habitat for Humanity Campus Build in Bloomington
BLOOMINGTON, Ind., September 20, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- For much of their 12-year marriage, Jeff and Carla Wyatt hadn’t entertained many thoughts of buying a home. But their life took a significant turn when they assumed custody of their two young granddaughters. “It was what we needed,” Carla said of their apartment, which was affordable but in poor repair. “But once we took guardianship...
Sep 20, 2016 11:00 AM ET