Global Construction Company Supports Improved Living Conditions
MIAMI — VCG International (VCGI), Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL), and VCG Consulting (VCGC) sponsored the Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade Fishing Tournament on June 1. The tournament started at 5:30 a.m. with weigh-ins starting at 4 p.m. The event raised over $34,100 and over 20 boats participated. Rebuilding Together relies on volunteers and donations to be successful. The Rebuilding Together Fishing Tournament continues to grow each year and over the past 9 years they have raised over $128,130 in contributions.
With the support of businesses, corporate sponsors, and the community, Rebuilding Together repairs homes, revitalizes neighborhoods, and helps rebuild lives. The nonprofit also eliminates unsafe and deplorable living conditions for low-income homeowners, particularly the elderly, veterans, and those with disabilities.
“We are truly blessed to have so many supporters in the community like Venture companies. Venture’s support and sponsorship will help provide the ability to take care of many families in need,” says Stephanie Cochran, co-chair, Rebuilding Together.
Rebuilding Together’s local affiliates and nearly 100,000 volunteers complete about 10,000 rebuild projects nationwide each year. Rebuilding Together started in 1973 with the simple act of neighbors helping neighbors. The organization works with community partners to provide critical repairs, accessibility modifications and energy efficient upgrades to low-income homes and community centers at no cost to service recipients. The impact extends beyond the individuals served, to revitalize and stabilize vulnerable neighborhoods and communities across the country.
“The work that Rebuilding Together does on a local and national level is truly amazing. Our team had a fantastic time at the tournament and we’re proud to be a sponsor,” says Stephen Shanton, CEO and president of VCG International (VCGI), Venture Construction Group (VCG), Venture Construction Group of Florida (VCGFL), VCG Consulting (VCGC).
A major advocate for giving back, Venture companies sponsor numerous organizations throughout the year. VCGI specializes in industrial and commercial construction, restoration, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout the Bahamas and the Caribbean, North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa. VCGFL is a Florida leader in commercial and industrial construction, renovations, custom design, property management services, cleanups, storm damage restoration and emergency services. VCGC specializes in 3rd party consulting and inspections.
About VCG International
VCG International (VCGI) is a global leader in commercial and industrial construction, restoration, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services throughout the Bahamas and the Caribbean, North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa. With over 30 years of experience and the world’s leading industry accreditations, VCGI leads the way in best practices throughout the globe. Learn more at www.VCGInternational.com.
About Rebuilding Together
For over 25 years, Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade (RTMD) has provided home repair and modification services for Miami-Dade county’s most vulnerable homeowners. As the only local organization addressing this particular need, we have built the expertise and infrastructure to tackle critical home repairs; securing safe and healthy housing for those most in need. Since inception, RTMD has rehabbed over 800 homes and donated over 9 million dollars in market value work to the community. Learn more at www.RebuildingTogetherMiami.org.