COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE: IBP), an industry-leading installer of insulation and complementary building products, announced the launch of the Installed Building Products Foundation, a foundation led by IBP employees for IBP employees, their families, and their communities. Together, they set a goal to donate more than $1 million to nonprofits and individuals in 2019 through its programs.
Managed by the Columbus Foundation, the initiative includes educational scholarships, an employee emergency assistance fund, and a fund to support matching grants for employee donations of time or money. Through the matching grant program, IBP will partner with non-profits involved in building and renovating homes for those in need.
“We have a unique opportunity to support our employees, our communities, and our industry through the Installed Building Products Foundation,” said IBP CEO, Jeff Edwards, who led the creation of the foundation. “Truly an employee-driven Foundation, the structure of our programs will allow us to make a significant impact in the causes most important to them.”
The Foundation’s funds are made possible through executive and investor donations, IBP contributions, and employee contributions and will be available to all employees across its locations nationwide. Kelly Clifford Riehl, IBP Director of Marketing and Communications, will serve as the Installed Building Products Foundation President. For more information visit and apply for community grants through installedbuildingproducts.com/community.
About Installed Building Products
Installed Building Products, Inc. is one of the nation's largest new residential insulation installers and is a diversified installer of complementary building products, including waterproofing, fire-stopping, fireproofing, garage doors, rain gutters, window blinds, shower doors, closet shelving and mirrors and other products for residential and commercial builders located in the continental United States. The Company manages all aspects of the installation process for its customers, from direct purchase and receipt of materials from national manufacturers to its timely supply of materials to job sites and quality installation. The Company offers its portfolio of services for new and existing single-family and multi-family residential and commercial building projects from its national network of over 175 branch locations.