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Penguin Windows Teams With Habitat for Humanity to Provide Windows for Two New Local Housing Projects

June 23, 2010

SEATTLE, June 23 /PRNewswire/ — Penguin Windows has made a major donation by providing over 70 windows for new Habitat for Humanity housing projects in the Seattle area.

The donation makes it possible for Habitat for Humanity to provide affordable housing opportunities for seven new households at High Point (West Seattle) and Rainier Vista (Rainier Valley). Habitat’s unique model of home ownership is highly successful in assisting low and very low-income households in purchasing a home. Habitat achieves this level of affordability by building the units almost exclusively with volunteer labor and donations of products like the windows from Penguin Windows.

“We’re honored to team with Habitat for Humanity Seattle/South King County to provide the windows for these new homes,” said Dean Laue, president of Penguin Windows. “Both projects show what happens when the Seattle community comes together. We’re proud of our role at both High Point and Rainier Vista.”

“Penguin Windows has come to us as a true partner by providing a high quality product and professional installation,” said Marty Kooistra, chief executive officer for Habitat for Humanity in Seattle/South King County. “We’re delighted with the partnership.”

To learn more about Penguin Windows call 1-800-PENGUIN or visit their website at www.penguinwindows.com.

About Habitat for Humanity Seattle/South King County

Habitat Seattle/South King County, an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, is a nonprofit housing developer dedicated to eliminating poverty housing. Habitat for Humanity brings together people with resources and people in need to build safe, durable and affordable houses. Habitat is the only homebuilder in King County serving the working poor, those living on 25 percent to 60 percent of the median income or about $20,000 to $51,000 a year for a family of four. Habitat Seattle/South King County was founded in 1986 and has built or renovated over 150 houses in the Seattle/South King County community. For more information, visit www.seattle-habitat.org.

About Penguin Windows

Penguin Windows is the seventh largest window replacement company in the nation and the top window replacement company in the Pacific Northwest. The company uses their own Installation Master certified installers, not subcontractors. Windows are installed to the highest standards so home owners receive maximum energy savings and a lifetime window and installation guarantee. For more news/information on Penguin visit www.twitter.com/penguinwindows; www.blog.penguinwindows.com; http://www.news.penguinwindows.com; http://www.facebook.com/pages/edit/?id=276602651433#!/pages/Mukilteo-WA/Penguin-Windows/276602651433?ref=ts&ajaxpipe=1&__a=7.

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