Signarama Corporate Employees And Local Franchisees Partner To Build Housing For Local Families In Need

by Mary Mills on February 26, 2013

SIGNARAMA Habitat Build, Miramar, FLMIRAMAR, Fla.—February 26, 2012 – As part of SIGNARAMA’s ongoing commitment to Habitat for Humanity, SIGNARAMA employees and franchise operators participated in a home building project in Miramar, Florida to help provide housing for local families in need.  The corporate employees were joined by local franchisees Ray and Linda Weitz of  SIGNARAMA Ft. Lauderdale.  The local build comes as franchisees across the country are raising money for the cause through SIGNARAMA’s Habitat for Humanity donation site

SIGNARAMA recently announced a $250,000 partnership with Habitat for Humanity to help build and rehabilitate affordable homes across the United States and around the world. Through financial support, hands-on building projects, and in-kind donations, SIGNARAMA will help advance Habitat for Humanity’s mission to build homes, communities and hope.

“Giving back to the community has always been a core principal at SIGNARAMA,” said ‘JT’ Jim Tatem, President of SIGNARAMA.  “We are fortunate to have such success around the world and we want to honor that by helping those close to our home office who are facing challenges in their lives every day”.

“We were anxious to take part in this partnership with Habitat for Humanity and help South Florida families in need,” said SIGNARAMA franchisee Ray Weitz.  “In our business, we have the privilege of helping our customers create compelling advertising and marketing materials every day.  It is an honor to work side by side with corporate employees to help provide manpower for such an important cause.”

Each and every SIGNARAMA store features trained specialists that understand the unique advertising and marketing needs of today’s constantly evolving market and can offer impactful solutions from digital signage to vehicle wraps, banners, and monument, neon, LED and pylon signs.


SIGNARAMA is part of a successful system of business-to-business franchise brands and development services under the United Franchise Group. As part of the $30-billion-plus worldwide sign market, SIGNARAMA has been at the forefront of the sign industry for more than two decades providing cost effective advertising and branding solutions for companies to increase recognition. Approaching 900 locations in more than 50 countries, SIGNARAMA uses cutting-edge industry software programs to provide a full range of comprehensive sign and graphic services to both the private and commercial segments of the business community. For franchising information, please call (800) 465-0362 or visit

About the United Franchise Group (UFG):

United Franchise Group (, the Global Leader for Entrepreneurs, is a $500-million franchising expert with 30 years of experience and 1,400 franchise locations in over 50 countries. Brands include SIGNARAMA, EmbroidMe, Billboard Connection, IZON Global Media, Plan Ahead Events, SuperGreen Solutions and Transworld Business Advisors. Information on franchising opportunities is available at 800-286-8671 (U.S.) or 001-561-640-5570 (international).


This post was written by...

– who has written 188 posts on Signarama Blog.

is the Marketing Director at United Franchise Group and Signarama in West Palm Beach, Fl. She has an extensive background in marketing, communications and Public Relations as well as television news & video production.

Contact the author

Previous post:

Next post: