Having a roof over your head can simply be taken as a right, till it begins to leak.
A well-built roof is a crucial a part of maintaining householders secure and dry, and a program in Berks County helps households keep sheltered.
For greater than 10 years, Mast Roofing and Building in Oley Township has been making a gift of one free roof a 12 months for an area household.
They used to work with a nationwide program referred to as “No Roof Left Behind,” however when that group put this system on maintain, Mast Roofing determined to do it themselves.
This 12 months, they’ve introduced a roofing mission of their very own.
“Mission Peace of Thoughts” will give one household a roof over their heads.
They’re utilizing the identical formulation they used after they have been part of “No Roof Left Behind,” and an area household will get a brand new roof at no cost.
The primary roof they put up was in Boyertown again in 2013, which makes this 12 months’s roof their tenth one.
They’re on the lookout for native households who want a brand new roof. Nominations are being accepted till June 15.
The corporate is on the lookout for households who’re hardworking members of the neighborhood, however could have fallen on onerous occasions, or for some cause can not afford a roof.
They have to personal their dwelling, and so they need to be updated on their mortgage and taxes.
The staff at Mast Roofing will rigorously evaluate every nomination, and announce the winner July 1st.
You’ll be able to nominate someone online, and likewise see footage of previous winners.