‘The Generous Home’ is generating $1.2 million for local nonprofits.

In partnering with more than 40 local businesses, Veridian Homes has generated $1.2 million in donations for 15 area nonprofits.  ‘The Generous Home’ is a new program developed by Veridian Homes.  The program’s goal was to build a home, sell it, and then donate all the proceeds from its sale to local nonprofits.  That goal was quickly met. Veridian Homes asked trade partners to participate in this program by donating any material and labor they could.  More than 40 local trades stepped forward and agreed to donate an estimated $275,000 toward the home.  Veridian Homes took care of the rest, by contributing land costs, project management fees, and then covering any unpaid construction costs.  Prior to even being listed on the MLS, Veridian Homes received, and accepted, a fair market offer of $1.2 million.  This means that $1.2 million will be donated directly to the following nonprofits: American Family Children’s Hospital, Badger Prairie Needs Network, The Beacon, Boys & Girls Clubs of Dane County, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS), Habitat For Humanity of Dane County, Hope House, Porchlight, The River Food Pantry, Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin, and hyperlocal, Waunakee nonprofit organizations (i.e. Waunakee Food Pantry, … Continue reading ‘The Generous Home’ is generating $1.2 million for local nonprofits.