Southland Industries’ Annual Southwest Golf Tournament Raises over $20,000 for Charity

Friday, May 30, 2014 - 19:00

Las Vegas, NV 

Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, recently hosted its Annual Southwest Golf Classic in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Southwest Division of Southland held the tournament at the Las Vegas National Golf Club and raised over $20,000.  A total of $10,500 was donated to Rebuilding Together of Southern Nevada, while the remainder of proceeds were contributed to the division’s charity fund, which benefits a variety of charitable organizations throughout the year.

“As we celebrate our 20-year anniversary of service within the Las Vegas community, it is truly an honor and privilege to be selected as the charity of choice in the Southland Industries golf tournament this year. Southland Industries is truly a leader and partner in the greater good of our community. It is with humble gratitude that we accept the donation of proceeds raised at this event. The funds received will certainly further our mission to serve greater Las Vegas area residents with much needed support,” stated Rebuilding Together of Southern Nevada Board of Directors Secretary Matt Woodmansee.  

Rebuilding Together of Southern Nevada Executive Director Cynthia Baca added, “Rebuilding Together Southern Nevada is grateful to generous community partners such as Southland Industries for recognizing the work that we do on behalf of low-income homeowners throughout Las Vegas. The proceeds from the golf tournament will allow us to leverage additional funds to support our work.”

“The tournament was a success and was a perfect way to get out and give back to our community,” affirmed Southland’s Southwest Division Leader Nicolas Sfeir. “It is a privilege to be able to partner with Rebuilding Together of Southern Nevada. They are such a well respected foundation in our community,” Sfeir continued.

Southland acknowledges the tournament sponsors who assisted in making the donations possible: Johnstone Supply, Mechanical Products Nevada, Inc., LONG Building Environments, Mechanical Equipment Reps, RSD, Lawyer Trane, Ferguson Enterprises, Ferguson Fire & Fabrication, Praxair Distribution Inc., Southwest Specialty Contractors, Elmco Stewart, Kelly's Pipe & Supply Co., Milwaukee Tool, ABS Systems, United Rentals, Las Vegas Windustrial, Norman S. Wright Mechanical of Southern Nevada, Bay Insulation Supply of NV, Inc., P&S Metals & Supply, O'Neal Flat Rolled Metals, The Penta Building Group, Texas AirSystems,Precision Air Balance Co. Inc., Viega, Copper State and Potter Roemer.

About Rebuilding Together of Southern Nevada

Rebuilding Together believes that everyone deserves to live in a safe and healthy home. The organization provides critical repairs, accessibility modifications and energy efficient upgrades to low-income homes and community centers at no cost to service recipients. For almost 25 years, Rebuilding Together has provided extensive home rehabilitation and modification services to homeowners in-need. Its network of 187 affiliated non-profits brings together 100,000 volunteers and completes nearly 10,000 projects each year. Collectively, Rebuilding Together has reinvested over $1.5 billion in market value into the communities served. With the help of everyday citizen volunteers, skilled tradespeople, the support of local businesses and major corporate partners, Rebuilding Together affiliates make life better for thousands of low-income homeowners every year. Their work positively impacts the condition of the surrounding community as well, through community center rehabilitation, playground builds, and partnerships with organizations focused on energy efficiency, sustainable community gardens, volunteer engagement, and education. Home by Home, Block by Block, entire communities are transformed. For more information, please visit rtsnv.org.

About Southland

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance. Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland specializes in the design, construction, and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and controls systems, as well as comprehensive energy services needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information in order to produce the results that have earned Southland its unmatched reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation. As a company that has always prided itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland continues to pave the way as an industry leader in sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and maintained. For information, please visit southlandind.com.
 

Media Contact: Dan Navarrete, Vice President, Marketing and Communications

703-834-5570 • DNavarrete@southlandind.com