May 28, 2012 06:30 ET

Operation Finally Home and EquipRent Announce Partnership to Help Wounded Veterans

Program Raises Funds When Contractors Use Equipment Rental Quote Service

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - May 28, 2012) -, the online equipment rental quote service that connects commercial contractors to local rental companies, has joined forces with Operation Finally Home (OFH) to support building homes for wounded veterans.

As part of the partnership, is pledging financial support when a contractor uses its rental quote service. Daniel Vargas TSgt, USAF (retired) says, "We are delighted that EquipRent has chosen to support OFH. With their nationwide coverage we can expand our homebuilding efforts for veterans to more cities."

Contractors can help wounded vets by using EquipRent's free service to get multiple rental quotes at Once the quotes are delivered, EquipRent will donate a portion of its revenue to OFH. "Daniel and OFH have a big vision to help as many returning wounded veterans as possible. We want to help spread this vision nationwide through our service," said Roberto Guerrieri, CEO of EquipRent. "If contractors are compelled to contribute to the actual building of these homes, we would be thrilled to have created that awareness."

Operation Finally Home was started in 2005 by Dan Wallrath, a custom builder. He created the home-building program for wounded veterans and has since provided 32 homes to wounded returning veterans as well as widows of fallen heroes across the United States. Wallrath was named a "2010 CNN Hero" for his efforts.


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About Operation Finally Home

Operation Finally Home is an award-winning program created by bay area builders association support for our troops. Operation Finally Home was established in 2005 as a non-partisan/non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Operation Finally Home's mission is to provide custom made mortgage free homes to wounded and disabled veterans and the widows of the fallen in an effort to get their lives back on track and become productive members of their communities.

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