CBRE|Triad Organizes Hurricane Relief Efforts with Volvo Trucks and Primo Water
| September 24, 2018
CBRE|Triad, Volvo Trucks and Primo Water will host a public hurricane relief drive, “Stuff the Truck,” on September 28 from 9:00am-7:00pm and September 29 from 7:00am-4:00pm. The event will take place at 101 CentrePort Drive in Greensboro, NC. Donations will be taken to the First Christian Church of Richlands, NC and will be distributed to community members on Monday, October 1.
Local businesses and residents are invited to bring donations to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence. Suggested items to donate include the following:
Baby Items: diapers, formula, bottles and baby food.
Hygiene Products: soap, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste, bath towels, washcloths, basic first aid supplies and socks.
Cleaning Supplies: mops, brooms, rubber gloves, laundry detergent, box fans, general cleaning supplies, tarps and buckets.
Food: individually packaged snacks and non-perishables.
Paper Goods: toilet tissue, paper towels, Kleenex, trash bags, plastic cutlery and paper plates.
Beverages: water, energy drinks, juices and sports drinks.
Other: pet supplies, blankets, garbage bins, phone chargers, plastic tubs and batteries.
Tom Fritsch, Senior Managing Director of CBRE|Triad and CBRE|Raleigh said, “As our neighbors in North and South Carolina continue to rebuild, we are proud to partner with Volvo Trucks and Primo Water to bring supplies to those who need it most. Our thoughts, our hearts and our resources go out to all of those affected by Hurricane Florence.”
“Volvo North America believes in investing in the communities where we live and work. The devastation left behind by Hurricane Florence has affected so many people,” said B. Mitch Mitchell, Test Driver and Trailer Fleet Manager for Volvo Group NA, LLC. “We are honored to assist with the relief efforts of this project by providing the trucks and drivers to deliver much needed supplies to families down East”.
CBRE|Triad’s philanthropic arm, CBRE Cares, strives to create real benefit for individuals in need through local community outreach and support, disaster-response initiatives, and locally driven, nationally sanctioned programs.
CBRE|Triad is a CBRE affiliate office serving the Triad Region. The firm assists real estate owners, investors and occupiers by offering strategic advice and execution for property leasing and sales; property, facilities and project management; corporate services; debt and equity financing; investment management; valuation and appraisal; research and investment strategy; and consulting. The local office closed more than $309 million in sales and leasing transactions in 2017. For more information about the Triad office, visit our website, www.cbre.us/triad.
About CBRE in the Mid-South Region
CBRE is the only global real estate services firm with offices in Norfolk, Newport News, Richmond, Charlottesville, and Fredericksburg, VA, and Raleigh and Greensboro, NC. These offices are collectively referred to as the Mid-South region. The CBRE Mid-South offices (excluding Northern Virginia and Charlotte, NC offices) completed $4.3 billion of sales and leasing transactions in 2017.
About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2017 revenue). The company has more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate investors and occupiers through approximately 450 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at www.cbre.us.