Preferred Materials, Inc. Helping Build Homes for War Heroes

Sep 24 2011

Preferred Materials Inc. recently partnered with one of its top customers, Southern Crafted Homes, to build a house in Lutz, Fla., for Army Sgt. Austin Burchard, who was permanently injured while serving in Afghanistan.  

The specially adapted home was constructed free of cost to the Army veteran.  Preferred Materials donated rebar, concrete and masonry material to help build the home for Burchard and his wife Donna.

“A lot of our employees have either veterans in their families or have served at one point of time in their lives, so they were very supportive and eager to participate,