White River Mill Donates to Houston Rebuild

It started with a phone call and has lead to more than $15,000 US worth of lumber heading to Houston, Texas.

“We’ve all seen the devastation in the south,” said Bob Giroux, President and CEO Soanbert Corp, the parent company of White River Forest Products, adding both Houston and Florida are markets they regularly sell to.

It was a partner from Houston, from Bedrock Logistics, a shipping company used by White River Forest Products, who relayed some of his family were directly affected by Hurricane Harvey. The floods from Hurricane Harvey inundated hundreds of thousands of homes and displaced more than 30,000 people. read more >>