LOWE’S ANNOUNCES 5-YEAR, $100M COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY IMPACT PROJECTS ACROSS AMERICA


“Every day, our associates and neighbors come collectively to assist construct and strengthen their communities. With this funding by means of Lowe’s Hometowns, we’re demonstrating our dedication to make houses – and hometowns – higher for these in want,” stated Marvin R. Ellison, Lowe’s chairman and CEO. “We look ahead to working with communities throughout the nation to make it possible for our investments serve their wants and have a constructive influence that lasts for years to come back.”

Lowe’s is partnering with designer, creator, and Emmy-nominated host Bobby Berk, who will function Lowe’s Hometowns Ambassador, to execute this 12 months’s program. One nominated mission may have the possibility to be personally designed by Berk, bringing his design experience and keenness for giving again to assist these in want. Moreover, to kick off Lowe’s Hometowns, Berk has nominated My Pal’s Place, a shelter in Los Angeles that gives complete providers to homeless youth, and he’ll oversee a refreshed design that may make the ability extra snug and welcoming for younger individuals experiencing homelessness.

“As I journey throughout the nation, I’ve seen how now, greater than ever, communities want our assist,” stated Berk. “Whether or not it’s a protected house for teenagers to play after faculty or a coaching heart to assist job seekers get again on their toes, the initiatives we’re taking over with Lowe’s Hometowns may have actual which means for these in want. I am excited to companion with Lowe’s and get to know the unimaginable individuals and tales behind the initiatives that we’ll tackle.”

Lowe’s will companion with Berk and influence companion Factors of Mild to pick and help the initiatives that can be undertaken as a part of this 12 months’s program. Eligible mission varieties embody neighborhood housing, expert trades training services, neighborhood facilities and outside areas. Chosen initiatives can be introduced this summer time, with mission work to start shortly thereafter.

Go to Lowes.com/hometowns for full program phrases and to appoint a neighborhood mission.

About Lowe’s  
Lowe’s Corporations, Inc. ( NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 house enchancment firm serving roughly 19 million buyer transactions per week in america and Canada. With fiscal 12 months 2021 gross sales of over $96 billion, Lowe’s and its associated companies function or service practically 2,200 house enchancment and {hardware} shops and make use of over 300,000 associates. Based mostly in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s helps the communities it serves by means of applications targeted on creating protected, inexpensive housing and serving to to develop the following technology of expert commerce specialists. For extra info, go to Lowes.com.

Contact: Steve Salazar
Lowe’s Corporations Inc.
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