Local Businesses Surprise Terminally ill 24-year-old Eagle Scout and Family with Gift of Air Conditioning

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As southwest Florida residents and businesses continue to recover from the impact of Hurricane Irma, Lee BIA Builders Care was fortunate enough to help a wonderful family in South Fort Myers by providing them with a brand new air conditioner this week. This life-changing gift was possible thanks to the generosity of St. Clair’s Custom Air, Ferguson HVAC, Fujitsu and …

Disabled Fort Myers Resident Finally Gets Fresh Air with the Help of Builders Care

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Earlier this week, Builders Care assembled 2 portable wheelchair ramps for an elderly and disabled Fort Myers resident. James health began to decline in 2002 when he suffered an unexpected heart attack, following a severe stroke in 2016. Both events took a toll on his health and is now primarily bed bound and confined to a wheelchair. It has been almost …

Ad-Ler Roofing and Lee BIA Builders Care partner to provide new roof for Elderly Disabled Army Veteran

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In response to a roof emergency for a Builders Care applicant, Ad-Ler Roofing graciously stepped in to provide a brand new roof to a very deserving family in Fort Myers. Harvey, is an elderly, disabled, Army veteran, now 90 years-old, and worked until the age of 83. He suffers from tremors, Parkinson’s disease and spinal stenosis, leaving him in constant pain and …

27 Year-Old Cancer Patient Receives Greatest Gift

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Today, Builders Care was able to help a North Fort Myers family in need with a portable wheelchair ramp.  This ramp is a blessing for the family and time was certainly of the essence. About the Glover Family Forest and Christina Glover live in their home with their 27 year old daughter, Rebecca. In 2015, Rebecca was diagnosed with stage …

Elderly and Disabled resident receives remarkable gift

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This week, two of our most loyal and hard-working volunteers constructed a portable wheelchair ramp for an elderly and disabled Fort Myers resident. When Builders Care received the request for assistance earlier this year, Emily and her husband Cyril were in dire need of a ramp. They were both wheelchair bound and confined to their home.  It was not until …

Argos USA and Bonness Construction Help Disabled Homeowner in Fort Myers

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On Wednesday June 14, 2017 Builders Care was able to help a disabled homeowner with accessibility improvements in Fort Myers thanks to Argos USA and Bonness Construction. Cassandra Mitchell suffers from Multiple Sclerosis and her daily living conditions are far from ideal. Her physical abilities began to decline in in 2009. Argos USA and Bonness Construction stepped up to make the …

Bruno Air and Lee BIA Builders Care Surprise Fort Myers Veteran with New Air Conditioning

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Due to financial constraints and medical bills, there are several dozen homeowners currently seeking support from Lee BIA Builders Care to help with air conditioning replacements in Lee County. In response to the tremendous need, local air conditioning company, Bruno Air has partnered with Builders Care this summer to provide assistance. Ken Streeter is a 58-year-old Army veteran who served …

Disabled Fort Myers Beach resident receives life changing gift

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On Wednesday May 24th, Fort Myers Beach resident William Murphy received a life-changing gift from volunteers and staff at Lee BIA Builders Care. Mr. Murphy’s health conditions began to deteriorate in 2013 when he suffered from a stroke, losing the ability to use his legs and right side of his body. These physical limitations confined him to his home without …

Builders Care Surprises Paraplegic with a Brand New AC

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Today, Builders Care Staff and community partners marched down the street to surprise a Cape Coral homeowner, Robert Ryan, with the gift of a brand new Air Conditioning Unit. The Guardian Angels of this project, Lead Mechanical Services, Ferguson Enterprises and American Standard, immediately stepped in when learning about Robert Ryan's story: Robert Ryan, age 43, was in a terrible motorcycle accident ...