Basic Shelter Project 2020

The Roofing Contractors Association of Washington, the leading trade organization for the roofing industry in Washington, has joined forces with its members to create the Basic Shelter Program, a way to give back to our community, in the form of a new roof to a deserving family providing shelter and security to their home.

On July 23-24, 2020 the Roofing Contractors Association of Washington joined forces with members Achten’s Quality Roofing, GAF, Stoneway Roofing Supply, Madsen Roofing, and EagleView to provide a new roof to Patricia Monroe of Burien. had reached out on her behalf in early June stating his mom was in dire need of a new roof, but at 81 with health issues and on a fixed income this was an insurmountable problem for her and their family. without the roof being redone her homeowner’s insurance would be Sadly, cancelled, adding a heightened sense of urgency to the project. The RCAW Board of Directors jumped into action and worked to put labor and materials together to complete this project and further decided to start the Basic Shelter Program where we will work together with our members to provide a new roof to a deserving party twice per year.