December 2016 Around Town

THE CAPE CORAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (CCCIA) ANNOUNCED DATES FOR 2017 EVENT

The Cape Coral Construction Industry Association (CCCIA) announced the dates for the 2017 event which highlights the best builders in Cape Coral and invites the public to experience over 25 unique model homes over three weekends. This year’s Showcase will take place Friday through Sunday: January 20th – 22nd, January 27th – 29th & February 3rd – 5th 2017.

“Each year, the showcase shines the spotlight on the best builders in Cape Coral to illustrate the highest levels of quality in the design and construction demonstrated by every participant,” said CCCIA Executive Director Bill Johnson Jr. “Collectively they all contribute to the growth of Cape Coral year in and year out.”

Cape Coral Builders and Contractors interested in entering models in the 2017 Builders Showcase of Homes can find the entry forms with rules and deadlines at Cccia.org.

BEYOND KINDNESS: HOME DEPOT’S $52K+ GIFT TO LIFELINE FAMILY CENTER

On Wednesday, September 21, Lifeline Family Center was honored to open its doors to Team Depot, a collection of giving Home Depot employees, as they arrived from across the U.S. to help with two kitchen rehab projects, valued at more than $52,000.

Lifeline Family Center is a maternity home in Cape Coral for women (ages 16-22) in unplanned pregnancies. 2016 marks Lifeline’s 20 year anniversary of serving southwest Florida. The 18,000 square foot complex includes two separate homes, plus a Learning Center, nursery, chapel, boutique and administrative offices.

Those from Home Depot Interiors’ Atlanta headquarters who lent their expertise included General Manager Michael Albrecht, Director of Operations Andrew McGillivray, National Manager – Lead Generation Scott White, in addition to SE Divisional Installation Manager John Atti, along with district coordinators from across the U.S., and sales reps and contractors associated with the local Home Depot.

Lifelinefamilycenter.org

CREIGHTON COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONSTRUCTION RAISES MORE THAN $30,000 FOR WOUNDED WARRIORS OF SOUTH FLORIDA

Creighton Commercial Development and Construction hosted the fourth annual 7-Eleven Red Fish Rodeo on Sept. 30, raising more than $30,000 to benefit Wounded Warriors of South Florida. More than 100 anglers and 30 boats participated in the fishing tournament, supporting the Wounded Warriors of South Florida’s efforts to assist wounded veterans and families.

Creighton Construction’s team of professionals have an extensive background and experience in all aspects of project development to provide complete turnkey service from Acquisition, Engineering, Design, Permitting through Construction for commercial as well as residential development.  The team partners with the most qualified engineering, architectural and design teams and are equipped with the latest tools and technology to perform projects with the highest quality and accuracy, while providing efficiency in overall project cost and schedule. For more information, call visit CreightonDev.com

GULF COAST VILLAGE’S NEW 
CYBER-CYCLE TAKES SENIOR FITNESS 
TO A VIRTUAL LEVEL

Gulf Coast Village, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, is pleased to present its residents with a new virtual reality stationary bicycle, the CyberCycle. The bicycle was recently implemented at the community’s wellness center, kicking off Active Aging Week at Gulf Coast Village, which took place Sept. 25 through Oct. 1.

The award-winning CyberCycle introduces a virtual reality exercise program that stimulates seniors not only physically, but cognitively as well. The cardio bicycle features a full range of resistance levels, suitable for seniors of all capabilities.

Founded more than 25 years ago, Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Gulf Coast Village is located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33991. For more information visit GulfcoastVillage.com