Rebuilding Together Nashville Tag

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Crain Construction Inc. was recognized for its corporate volunteerism during Hands On Nashville’s 33rd Annual Mary Catherine Strobel Volunteer Awards. Crain Construction was one of three finalists in the corporate volunteerism category, which “pays tribute to businesses that have robust employee volunteer programs with high levels of participation and impact.”  “Crain's ability to bring dollars, in-kind donations, and special trades skills to our projects allow us to stretch our budgets to do more per home, and serve...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Crain Construction partnered with Rebuilding Together Nashville to make needed kitchen upgrades and landscaping improvements for a Woodbine community homeowner. It was a rewarding experience for Crain volunteers and an empowering weekend for homeowner Luma. She painted walls, learned how to caulk and used power tools – things women are not permitted to do in the culture she was raised. Luma was 22 years old when her family fled persecution in Iraq to move to the...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Retired special needs teacher Frances Wilcox sat on her front lawn beaming with gratitude while Crain Construction volunteers put a new roof on her home of 48 years. Crain Construction, in partnership with Rebuilding Together Nashville, one of the city’s leading nonprofits in safe and healthy housing, completed the critical repairs at the Buena Vista home of the 73-year-old Wilcox this past weekend. "I'm so blessed to be a part of this that, I don't want...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Crain Construction employees built a new kitchen to help a 75-year-old Nashvillian and her wheelchair-bound nephew continue to live in the house where she was born in the transitioning Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood. The three-day project was part of the Crain Construction’s community give-back program and kicked off National Rebuilding Month for Rebuilding Together Nashville, a nonprofit that restores, rebuilds and provides critical repairs at homes of low-income residents free of charge. “The house was smaller...