2011 Room to Rebuild Projects

Room to Rebuild

Here are highlights from past Room to Rebuild programs:
   
REBUILDING DREAMS TOGETHER
October 21, 2011 - Detroit, MI

With  the success of last year’s project, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn  franchisees have teamed up again with Rebuilding Together, the signature  cause of Choice Hotels, to help a homeowner in need through the  Rebuilding Dreams project.

Through several weeks of online voting,  consumers were able to select one of four deserving finalists, to have  their house repaired and renovated. After thousands of votes, the winner  of the 2011 Rebuilding Dreams project is Ms. Delois of Detroit,  Michigan.
   
MONTGOMERY COUNTY ROOM TO REBUILD
September 12, 2011 – Silver Spring, MD

In honor of the 10th anniversary of September 11 and National Day of Service and Remembrance, Choice hosted the annual Silver Spring Room to Rebuild project on September 12. Over 75 Choice associates participated in the “Progress Place” project, which helped revitalize Shepherd’s Table and Community Vision, neighboring non-profit facilities.
   

SUMMER SALES PROJECT
August 10, 2011 – Denver, CO

As part of the Summer Sales Meeting, over 60 franchise sales associates participated in this project to improve several homes in Denver, CO.
   
FRANCHISE SERVICES PROJECT
June 29, 2011 - Phoenix, AZ

During the Franchise Services Summer Meeting, Choice field associates participated in a project at the Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services (STARS). Over 150 people participated in the event which included associates as well as qualified vendors.
   
ChoicePRIDE ROOM TO REBUILD PROJECT
June 17, 2011 - Washington, D.C.

To commemorate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride month, ChoicePRIDE volunteers partnered with Rebuilding Together to assist in rebuilding the SMYAL (Sexual Minority Youth Assistance League) charity in Washington, D.C.
   
GLOBAL SALES ROOM TO REBUILD PROJECT
June 10, 2011 - Pittsburgh, PA

In the Pittsburgh Hill’s District, the Choice Hotels’ Global Sales Group and friends volunteered to renovate and rehabilitate the home of a homeowner who struggles with asthma, and her condition was exacerbated by the condition of her home.

Now, because of Choice and the Room to Rebuild program, she is able to live independently in a safe and healthy environment.
   
GLOBAL SALES ROOM TO REBUILD PROJECT
April 1, 2011 - Indianapolis, IN

Choice Hotels’ Global Sales associates and friends volunteered to rehabilitate the home of a retiree that has lived in his home for or over 50 years, where he and his wife raised their 11 children. Through the Room to Rebuild project, Choice updated areas of his home to meet ADA accessibility standards and made several other improvements.


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