Posts Tagged ‘ World Vision ’

FGIA Members, World Vision Donate Backpacks, School Supplies to In-need Children

Sep 27th, 2023

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has announced that it recently partnered with World Vision, a humanitarian organization helping children, families and their communities overcome poverty and injustice. Together, the two organizations worked to provide school supplies to in-need children during the 2023 FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference held September 18-21, assembling and donating 240 […]

FGIA and World Vision Partner for Hygiene Kit Build at 2021 FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference

Aug 3rd, 2021

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) recently announced that during the 2021 FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference (Oct.18-21) it will partner with World Vision, a humanitarian organization helping children, families and their communities overcome poverty and injustice, to build and donate hygiene kits to a shelter in Phoenix, where the conference will be held. FGIA […]

AAMA Gets World Vision’s 2017 Crystal Vision Partnership Award

Jan 12th, 2018

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) received the 2017 World Vision Crystal Vision Partnership Award during the 2018 International Builders Show in Orlando. The humanitarian organization  gives out the award each year to a company within the industry that has partnered with the organization’s Storehouse Program for a minimum of three to five years. “I speak […]

AAMA, World Vision Fill 500 Backpacks for Needy Children

Oct 18th, 2017

During this week’s American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 2017 National Fall Conference in Greenville, S.C., volunteers filled backpacks with school supplies to benefit children at a local Title I elementary school. A total of 500 backpacks were filled and distributed during the event. This event was coordinated in partnership with World Vision, a humanitarian organization […]

World Vision Does a World of Good

Feb 28th, 2017

During the recent International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Fla., I had the pleasure of attending the annual Crystal Vision award breakfast of World Vision, a humanitarian organization with a unique connection to and opportunity for the building products industry. Founded in 1950, World Vision is dedicated to “working with children, families, and their communities worldwide […]

ProVia Honored for World Vision Work

Mar 4th, 2016

ProVia was honored with World Vision’s Crystal Vision Award during the recent International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas for the company’s longstanding commitment to helping families in need. ProVia, headquartered in Sugar Creek, Ohio, has been a World Vision donor since 2004. The company donates and delivers doors and windows weekly to the World Vision Storehouse in Philippi, […]

AAMA, World Vision Fill 500 Backpacks for Children in Need

Nov 2nd, 2015

Volunteers at the recent American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 2015 National Fall Conference in Cambridge, Md., filled backpacks with school supplies to benefit children at seven Title I elementary schools on Maryland’s eastern shore. A total of 500 backpacks were filled and distributed during the event. After including notes of encouragement for the current academic […]

Numbers Up All Around at Association Meeting; European Standards Discussed

Feb 19th, 2015

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) wrapped up its annual conference on Wednesday, and the consensus seems to be that numbers are up on a variety of fronts. In its opening general session earlier in the week, the association reported that it has gained 34 new members since its fall 2014 meeting. Thirty-one new documents […]

AAMA and World Vision Partner to Provide Backpacks with Supplies for Children in Need

Sep 19th, 2014

During the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 2014 Fall Conference, volunteers rolled up their sleeves and filled backpacks with school supplies for a nearby Denver Title I elementary school. A total of 500 backpacks were filled and distributed during the event. After including hand-written notes of encouragement for the current academic year, volunteers traveled to […]

AAMA Closes Out Meeting with Focuses on Vinyl, Commercial and More

Feb 21st, 2014

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) concluded its meeting in Orlando on Wednesday and a focus on vinyl in the commercial market was just one of the many topics discussed. As vinyl continues to move more into the commercial marketplace, the Commercial Vinyl Products Committee met for the first time to “investigate, monitor, address and […]