SOURCE: Custom Order Online, Inc.

Custom Order Online, Inc.

July 25, 2011 11:15 ET

Custom Order Online Launches Windows for Joplin

A Relief Campaign to Aid the Reconstruction of Joplin, Missouri

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - Jul 25, 2011) - On May 22, Joplin, Missouri was struck by an extremely powerful EF-5 tornado, resulting in at least 153 deaths and more than 900 injuries, along with major damage to numerous houses and businesses, St. John's Medical Center, and multiple school buildings.

Custom Order Online is committed to giving back and extending a helping hand to Joplin in the most impactful and meaningful way possible. It is in this spirit that we launch: Windows for Joplin | A relief campaign to aid the people of Joplin, Missouri.

"We are committed to donating and facilitating the transport of more than $25,000 worth of new windows and doors from our inventory, company-matched online donations and any other compact office or home furniture we receive to help rebuild Joplin's business and residential areas," said Custom Order Online co-founder Charles Cameron.

The people of Joplin deserve constructive assistance from every corner and we are grateful to play a small role in building a brighter tomorrow. We invite local businesses and concerned citizens in or around the Chicago area to join us in making a difference."

A Call to Action: Windows for Joplin Donation Drive

WHEN:
Windows, doors, building materials can be dropped off any time until the final drop-off/loading date: Friday, Sept. 2, 2011

Daily drop-off hours Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Custom Order Online headquarters - loading docks:
764 Prairie Street, Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: (630) 281-2856

WHAT's needed:
New or gently used windows and doors, general building materials (roofing materials, ladders, lumber)

All donations will be sent by truck directly to Joplin to be held for pending reconstruction initiatives in cooperation with the City of Joplin, AmeriCorps, and other disaster relief agencies and organizations.

About Custom Order Online, Inc.

Serving every zip code in North America, Custom Order Online, Inc. is the leading online distributor of custom-made building materials. Founded in 2004, Custom Order Online is managed by experts in the contracting, logistics and e-commerce industries. Custom Order Online provides a unique online shopping experience for buyers of made-to-order building products. Custom Order Online has processed millions of pressure-free online quotes and thousands of successful orders. The company is privately held with headquarters and distribution facilities located in Aurora, Illinois.

To learn more about Custom Order Online, visit www.vinylwindowpricing.com or www.customorderonline.com, call 866-589-9367, and follow on Twitter @therealwindows or on Facebook.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations Contact:
    Jim Engineer
    e-Rainmaker PR for Custom Order Online, Inc.
    Mobile: 630.728.1387
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