School renames campus building to honor America’s largest replacement window company
NORTH WILKESBOROCN , April 12022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Window World®, America’s Largest Window and Exterior Renovation Company, Confirms Its Commitment to the Communities It Serves by Making a Significant Donation to Ensure Higher Education Opportunities for Generations future.
President and CEO of Window World Tammy Whitworth recently presented Wilkes Community College (COE) in Wilkesboro, North Carolinawith a $1.5 million donation to the WCC Education Promise Scholarship Fund.
In honor of this donation, the college renamed Alumni Hall on its campus “Window World Hall”.
“Like a Wilkes native, I was born and raised in this beautiful county. That’s why I consider it an honor to be able to give back to the community,” said the President and CEO of Window World. Tammy Whitworth. “If we invest in our community, future generations will reciprocate, and the effect will ripple through generations to come. Wilkes a destination, not just for those born here, but for anyone looking to relocate to a great place.”
The WCC Education Promise Fund guarantees any high school graduate Wilkes, Ashe and Alleghenia Counties of North Carolina can get a university degree Wilkes Community College tuition free. Click here for more information on the WCC Education Promise program and its requirements.
“We consider Tammy Whitworth and the entire Window World team as local heroes. They are generous donors, true community leaders and passionate advocates for education,” said Wilkes Community College President Jeff Cox. “We are grateful for your immense generosity and for the continued support of our students and the future of Wilkes County.”
Window World’s commitment to WCC continues next month with its title sponsorship of MerleFest, one of the country’s premier music festivals and the premier fundraising event for the college, funding scholarships, projects for capital and other educational needs. The festival takes place from April 28 to May 1, 2022.
About Window World®
Window World®, headquartered in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, is America’s largest window replacement and exterior remodeling company, with more than 200 locally owned franchises nationwide. Founded in 1995, the company sells and installs windows, siding, doors and other exterior products, with more than 21 million windows sold to date. Window World is an ENERGY STAR® Partner and its Therma-Tru windows, vinyl siding and doors have all earned the Good Housekeeping Seal. Through its charitable foundation, Window World Cares®, Window World and its franchisees fund St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. Since its creation in 2008, the foundation has raised more than $13 million for Saint Jude. Window World also supports veterans and service members through its Window World Military Initiative (WWMI). WWMI defines Window World’s commitment to honoring and serving American veterans, active military personnel and military families across the franchise system by focusing on three pillars: careers, community outreach and partnerships. . Veterans Airlift Command has been a partner since 2008. During that time, Window World has contributed more than $2.5 million in flights and donations to the organization. For more information, visit WindowWorld.com or call 1-800 NEXTWINDOW. For home improvement and energy efficiency tips, decorating ideas and more, follow Window World on Facebook and Twitter.
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