Owens Corning Donates to Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County
Gaston, North Carolina, October 3, 2014 – Owens Corning made a donation to Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County last week, after employees volunteered on a project in the area. The company is building a new plant in Dallas, NC, scheduled to open in 2015. Over the past three years, Owens Corning has helped Habitat for Humanity build or renovate 30 houses in communities where the glass fiber manufacturer has plants.
CAPTION: Pictured here from left to right: Steven Vermeulen, Owens Corning Vice President & General Manager; Mary Harris, Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County; Julie Roper, Board President, Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County; Don Rettig, Owens Corning Director of Corporate Communications and Community Relations.
About Owens Corning
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) is a leading global producer of residential and commercial building materials, glass-fiber reinforcements and engineered materials for composite systems. A Fortune® 500 company for 60 consecutive years and in business for more than 75 years, Owens Corning is a market-leading innovator of glass-fiber technology with sales of $5.3 billion in 2013 and about 15,000 employees in 27 countries. Additional information is available at www.owenscorning.com.