Lee BIA Builders Care headquarters moves to new location

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Lee BIA Builders Care, the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) is pleased to announce it has relocated its headquarters to an expanded office space located at 6835 International Center Blvd., Suite 4, in Fort Myers. The new office provides adequate space for Lee BIA Builders Care and BIA staff, allowing both organizations to work simultaneously to better serve communities throughout Southwest Florida.

“We are happy to relocate our headquarters to an expanded office space, allowing both BIA and Builders Care to continue working together under one roof,” said Christi Pritchett, exec

utive director of Lee BIA Builders Care. “Our new facilities will be a great help as we continue our mission to provide emergency home repairs to elderly and disabled homeowners in Lee County.”

The new headquarters includes a large conference room and a variety of meeting spaces for association events. The office space also includes enhanced storage in an adjacent space to accommodate material donations for Builders Care’s efforts, allowing the organization to better serve its applicants with emergency home repair and renovation services.

About Lee Builders Care

Lee BIA Builders Care is the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA). Its mission is to provide emergency home repairs and construction services to elderly, disabled and economically disadvantaged people who are unable to obtain home repairs through traditional means. To date, Lee BIA Builders Care has put more than $4.25 million in construction services back into the community at no cost to homeowners in need.  Lee Builders Care enlists the volunteer services of Lee BIA members and leverages grants and donated materials to provide construction and remodeling services to qualified homeowners throughout Lee County. Lee Builders Care is headquartered at the Lee BIA office at 6835 International Center Blvd., Suite 4, in Fort Myers. The Building Industry Association (www.BIA.net ) is a 63-year-old association affiliated with National Home Builders Association and Florida Home Builders Association that serves to strengthen our community by advancing a professional building industry through advocacy, education and services. Donations can be made online at www.LeeBuildersCare.org. More information is available by calling 239-938-0056. Follow Builders Care at Facebook.com/LeeBuildersCare or on Twitter @LeeBuildersCare.