“Rainier View project mgr. Chris Rocco with new roof winner Teri Simpson.”
Photo: Anne Erickson, KING-5 TV News (NBC), Seattle
– “Deserving volunteer gets new roof for the holidays”
“When the Oso mudslide disaster happened in March of 2014, Teri Simpson left her house in Yelm and volunteered for four months as a disaster reservist — helping people who lost their homes get assistance from FEMA. While she was finding others shelter, her own home was falling apart.”
“‘I’ve needed a roof for so long, when I first heard about the contest, I cried.’ she said.”
“Evening viewers voted her the winner in the Home for the Holidays contest, and Rainier View Construction and Roofing arrived on a damp December day to give this Oso volunteer the gift of a brand new roof,” by Anne Erickson, KING 5 EVENING.
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– UPDATE: December 31, 2015
“Teri Simpson – Yelm Disaster Volunteer Wins New Roof”
By Heidi Smith, ThurstonTalk.