National builder partners with Sherwin-Williams with companywide
participation in National Painting Week
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
In celebration of its 60th Anniversary and as part of its
ongoing KB Cares initiative, KB Home (NYSE:KBH) recently launched its
"60 Acts of Kindness," a series of service activities that KB Home will
carry out across the country. These activities will provide support to
the communities where the KB Home team lives, works and builds new homes.
For its first nationwide project, KB Home is teaming up with
Sherwin-Williams, its exclusive paint supplier, for the Sherwin-Williams
National Painting Week initiative. Across the country, KB Home employees
will work shoulder-to-shoulder with the local Sherwin-Williams team
members to help revitalize communities with fresh paint and vibrant
KB Home will be refreshing spaces coast to coast, including community
centers, schools, shelters, and public recreational spaces.
Sherwin-Williams is donating the paint and supplies for the projects as
well as assisting with logistics.
"Our KB Cares ‘60 Acts of Kindness' projects celebrate our commitment to
our homeowners and the communities we serve," said Jeffrey Mezger, KB
Home's chairman, president, and CEO. "We are proud to participate in
Sherwin-Williams' sixth annual National Painting Week campaign to
beautify community spaces. For the past sixteen years, Sherwin-Williams'
paint has adorned every new KB home and plays an integral role in our
ongoing efforts to build houses in which families can feel at home. With
National Painting Week, we will team up once again to bring this shared
focus to the broader community."
"Sherwin-Williams and KB Home have been great partners for almost two
decades, sharing similar values such as the importance of giving back to
the communities in which we live and work," said Tom Little, national
director of homebuilder sales, Sherwin-Williams. "We're thrilled to join
forces this year and extend our partnership to amplify our efforts
For more information about National Painting Week, visit swpaintingweek.com
or stop by your local Sherwin-Williams store.
About KB Home
KB Home (NYSE: KBH) is one of the largest and most recognized
homebuilders in the United States and an industry leader in
sustainability, building innovative and highly energy- and
water-efficient new homes. Founded in 1957 and the first homebuilder
listed on the New York Stock Exchange, the Company has built nearly
600,000 homes for families from coast to coast. Distinguished by its
personalized homebuilding approach, KB Home lets each buyer choose their
lot location, floor plan, décor choices, design features and other
special touches that matter most to them. To learn more about KB Home,
call 888-KB-HOMES, visit www.kbhome.com
or connect on Facebook.com/KBHome
For more than 150 years, Sherwin-Williams has been an industry leader in
the development of technologically advanced paint and coatings. As the
nation's largest specialty retailer of paint and painting supplies,
Sherwin-Williams is dedicated to supporting both do-it-yourselfers and
painting professionals with exceptional and exclusive products,
resources to make confident color selections and expert, personalized
service at its more than 4,200 neighborhood stores across North America.
For more information, visit sherwin-williams.com. Join Sherwin-Williams
on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.
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Susan Martin, 310-231-4142
Source: KB Home
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