Migala Carpet One will be presented with steel from ground zero

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Migala Carpet One Floor & Home, a flooring provider in Kalamazoo, Portage and SW Michigan, will be presented a piece of steel from 9/11 by a New York City Policeman on July 8 & 9, 2015. The presentation is due to their support of Building for America’s Bravest, a program providing customized homes for severely wounded veterans.

“We are honored to be recognized as a significant contributor to Building for America’s Bravest program. Wounded warriors deserve our thanks and support and we couldn’t be happier providing that!”

Kalamazoo, MI July 8 & 9, 2015 — A New York City Fireman will be presenting Migala Carpet One a piece of steel from the wreckage of 9/11. The public is invited to the presentation which will be performed on 7/8/2015 at Migala Carpet One, 8646 Shaver Road, Portage, MI 49024 at 3:30 pm and on 7/9/2015 at Migala Carpet One, 6400 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49048 at 10:00 am. Migala Carpet One is being presented with this honor in appreciation for supporting Building for America’s Bravest, a program of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, which builds customized homes for our severely wounded veterans.

Migala Carpet One is part of the international cooperative of Carpet One Floor & Home who in partnership with Mohawk Industries, a flooring manufacturer, has committed to providing flooring for all of the homes constructed by Building for America’s Bravest through 2016. Migala Carpet One Floor & Home is the premier choice for professionally installed, high quality flooring and has served Portage, Kalamazoo and SW Michigan since 1959. Ceramic, stone, hardwood, vinyl, laminate and carpet are a few of the choices available at their two showrooms servicing homes and businesses large and small.    

When asked what she thought of providing floorcoverings for injured servicemen, Lori Ruimveld, Co-owner of Migala Carpet One, said: “We are honored to be recognized as a significant contributor to Building for America’s Bravest program. Wounded warriors deserve our thanks and support and we couldn’t be happier providing that!”

More information is available from Vicki VanDenBerg at Migala Carpet One 269-353-4220 x 600. The public is invited for free to these presentation ceremonies. Migala Carpet One will be requesting $10 donations from all of their customers to support Building for America’s Bravest and matching all donations received through their showrooms. Lori Ruimveld said “SW Michigan is a philanthropic community that I hope will support this charity generously.”

Migala Carpet One is a family run business being led by sisters, Lori Ruimveld and Vicki VanDenBerg. Their grandfather, Dewey VanDenBerg, and father, Jack VanDenBerg, started their flooring business in 1959. The family business of offering high quality flooring plus expert installations to their customers has continued for 56 years through three generations.

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Vicki VanDenBerg
Migala Carpet One
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