Lee BIA Builders Care and Cape Coral Plumbing helps homeowner in need


Recently, Lee BIA Builders Care partnered with Cape Coral Plumbing to provide much-needed plumbing repairs for a homeowner in need.

Ms. Kalandras is an elderly and disabled widow currently fighting breast cancer. The toilet in her guest bathroom was leaking and required one to manually open the tank to flush. These needed repairs weighed heavy on Ms. Kalandras and with her limited income, the option for her to hire someone was out of the question.

After learning about Ms. Kalandras, Cape Coral Plumbing graciously stepped in to help. Thanks to their generosity, the plumbing repairs were performed at no cost and have made a life-changing difference.

About Lee BIA Builders Care

Lee BIA Builders Care is the nonprofit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association (Lee BIA). The mission of Lee BIA Builders Care is to provide emergency construction services at no cost to needy and deserving elderly and/or disabled homeowners, and their families, who cannot obtain repairs through traditional means. Lee BIA Builders Care offers a full range of emergency construction services to improve the safety and health for seniors and individuals with disabilities in need by enlisting the expertise and donated services and material of Lee BIA Members, contractors, sub-contractors and businesses. To date, Lee BIA Builders Care has put more than $4.5 million in construction services back into the community at no cost to homeowners in need. Builders Care is funded through financial donations, grants, and donated services and materials to provide emergency construction services to qualified homeowners throughout Lee County.  Builders Care and the Lee BIA are headquartered at 6835 International Center Blvd. #4 in Fort Myers. The Lee Building Industry Association (www.BIA.net) is a 64-year-old association affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders and Florida Home Builders Association that serves to promote, protect and preserve homeownership, private property rights and affordable housing by advocating for balanced laws, regulation and fees through member education and outreach. 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.