July 11, 2017 —
The Tower Family Foundation, a non-profit that provides financial assistance to family members of tower climbers severely injured or deceased while working at heights, recently recognized the companies and organizations who have donated to the organization during the first half of 2017.
Founding Donors ClearTalk Wireless/Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth were the highest donors jointly contributing an additional $50,000.
“The need is real and this financial assistance is available immediately to families in the aftermath of an industry-related accident or fatality situation,” said Don Evans, a telecom attorney at Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth.
The following companies and organizations have contributed to the Tower Family Foundation in 2017 year-to-date:
ClearTalk Wireless/Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth – $50,000.00
SBA Communications Corporation – $10,000.00
Texas State Wireless Association – $10,000.00
SAC Wireless LLC – $2,500
Great Plains Towers – $2,000.00
Perfect World Search – $1,600
HPC Wireless Services, LLC – $1,000
Centerline Solutions, LLC – $511.50
Kenner Innovative Design Systems, LLC – $500
Murphy Tower Service LLC – $500
In 2016, the Foundation awarded $130,000 in direct financial assistance to affected families. In 2017, the Foundation has awarded $40,000 to workers and families to date. These generous contributions have been instrumental to the Tower Family Foundation’s success and are making an indelible impact by allowing the organization to fulfill its mission of taking care of tower workers and their families.
Interested stakeholders are encouraged to visit the Tower Family Foundation’s website at www.towerfamilyfoundation.org to learn more about the organization and make an online contribution.