Carbine & Associates presented $102,000 to 17 Middle Tennessee children’s charities as a result of the House for Hope Designer Show House event held in March of this year. One week after opening for tour, the home was under contract and later sold with 100% of the home sale proceeds donated.
Under contract a week after opening for tour, our thanks for their contribution to Lori Weiss, Chamberlain Realty, second to right, and Beth Sturm, Carbine Realty Group, pictured here with James Carbine and Daryl Walny. (Photo by Sam Carbine)
House for Hope History
Modern farmhouse in style, the House for Hope Designer Show House was designed by architect Chris Gill. (Photo by Sam Carbine)
The House for Hope Foundation was founded in 1993 by James Carbine and his brother, the late Denzel Carbine, as a way for builders, subcontractors and vendors to give back to their community in the build and sale of a beautiful new home.
“My brother Denzel and I dreamed of a way in which builders could give back to our community. We are so blessed to work and live in Middle Tennessee and felt called to create a way for ourselves and our peers in the building community to make a contribution. It is the American dream to own your own home. We are lucky to make the dreams of so many come true every day and want to give back to the children of our community who need extra help, support and assistance,” Carbine said. “To date, almost $700,000 has been donated by builders through the House for Hope Foundation.”
Designer Show House Celebrates Carbine’s 30th Anniversary
In 2016, in celebration of their company’s 30th anniversary, Carbine launched the House for Hope Designer Show House with the fifteen design tastemakers from four states participating and opened the Modern Farmhouse for tour in March 2017.
With design tastemakers from four states, the inaugural House for Hope Designer Show House was open for tour in March 2017. Pictured, front row, Carbine & Associates’ partners Daryl Walny and James Carbine. Center porch, left to right, Lucy Farmer, Lucy’s Inspired, Amanda Carlson, The Interior Maven Julie Couch, Julie Couch Interiors, Chad James, Chad James Group, Kelly Oakley, Lauren Elder & Kara Blalock, ReFresh Home Kristie Barnett, The Decorologist; Back porch left to right: KariAnne Wood, Thistlewood Farm, Rhoda Vickers, Southern Hospitality, Ashley Mills, The Handmade Home, Mitzi Maynard, Redo Home & Design, Colleen Locke, Trot, Karrie Seaton & Stephanie Handley, J&K Design Studio, Gina Carter Julian, Angie Forte & Jerome Farris, Peddler Interiors. (Photo by Forest Home Media)
House for Hope Video Overview
The home tour and sale proceeds were donated to over 17 Middle Tennessee children’s charities. Here’s a video overview of the 15-month process which included national coverage from Domino magazine as well as a ton of local and regional coverage.
The custom homebuilder built the Modern Farmhouse in the new Southern Preserve neighborhood of Franklin, Tennessee with the design tastemakers from four states creating stunning interiors which helped lead to its quick sale. Also contributing to the overall donation were realtors Beth Sturm, broker for Carbine Realty, and Lori Weiss, of Chamberlain Realty, representing the family who purchased the home. Carbine also extends their thanks to the dozens of subcontractors, vendors and sponsors who helped make this project such a success!
Giving Back To Community
Carbine recently held a reception to thank House for Hope donors and to present checks to the following nonprofit organizations: Camp Will – WMCO Recreation Center; Special Olympics WMCO; Special Olympics Tennessee; Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee; Hospital Hospitality House of Nashville; Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home; Boys & Girls Club –WMCO; Boys & Girls Club – Davidson County; Saddle Up; AGAPE; GraceWorks; My Friend’s House; Narrow Gate Lodge; Waves – Early Learning; High Hopes; Young Life Capernaum – Williamson County; Make-A-Wish Foundation Middle Tennessee; Bridges Domestic Violence Center – Williamson County; Franktown Open Hearts.
Carbine & Associates donated $102,000 to 17 Middle Tennessee nonprofits. Pictured left to right: Tina Edwards, My Friend’s House; Linda Crockett Jackson, Bridges Domestic Violence Center – Williamson County; Gina Wilson, Waves – Early Learning; Grace Bingham, Make-A-Wish Foundation Middle Tennessee; Carbine & Associates’ Daryl Walny and James Carbine; Nick Oldham, Boys & Girls Club Davidson County; Jon Stephenson, Special Olympics WMCO; Chandler Means, AGAPE; SECOND ROW, Alan Bolick, Special Olympics Davidson County; Laurengl Owens, Young Life Capernaum-Williamson County; Gail Powell, High Hopes; Chris Barnhill, Franktown Open Hearts; Denise Carothers, Boys & Girls Club – Williamson County; Sarah Beatty, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee; Katie Hall, Hospital Hospitality House of Nashville; THIRD ROW, Phil Stone, Narrowgate Foundation; Kelly Campbell, Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home. Not pictured: Graceworks, Saddle Up and Camp Will – Williamson County Therapeutic Programs. (Photo by Forest Home Media)
Carbine also extends their thanks to the dozens of subcontractors, vendors and sponsors who helped make this project such a success!
Donors, sponsors, subcontractors and vendors were key to the success of the House for Hope Designer Show House built by Carbine & Associates. (Photo by Forest Home Media)
We express our thanks to the following sponsors, donors, vendors and subcontractors, many pictured above, who made the House for Hope built possible.
FERGUSON LIGHTING AND BATH, KOHLER COMPANY, JAMES HARDIE INDUSTRIES, ELECTRONIC EXPRESS, G.E. APPLIANCES, TENNESSEE ROOFING CONCEPTS, WILLIAMSON COUNTY GOVERNMENT, HENLEY SUPPLY, BUILDER’S FIRST SOURCE, INTELLISTONE, INC., INTERACTIVE SECURITY SYSTEMS, EMPIRE ELECTRIC, J&N CONSTRUCTION, THE GILL GROUP, R&G CUSTOM TRIM, TRADITIONS IN TILE, DALE. INC, T-SQUARE ENGINEERING, KISER + VOGRIN DESIGN, OHM INTERNATIONAL, NARROW GATE ARTISANS, CUMBERLAND PRODUCTS, VALLEY INERIOR PRODUCTS, MID-SOUTH CUSTOM CABINETS, HOME EXPRESSIONS, ADVANTAGE BUILDING COMPONENTS, G&M PLUMBING, LOJAC MATERIALS, SMYRNA READY MIX, THE CUTTING EDGE, TRIPLE S SURVEYING, FRANKLIN KITCHEN CENTER, ASSOCIATED MASONRY PRODUCTS, CLAUD HEATING & AIR, LLC, SOUTHEASTERN BUILDING SUPPLY, LIBERTY CONSTUCTION, CARPET DEN INTERIORS, HOME PEST DEFENSE, LILLIAN’S INTERIORS, BOZMAN SIGN COMPANY, INSULATION SOLUTIONS OF TENNESSEE, THE SIGN COMPANY, MENDOZA CONSTRUCTION, S&S UTILITIES, BELLA TUCKER DECORATIVE FINISHES, COMMERCIAL BANK, FOREST HOME MEDIA, URBAN COOKHOUSE – MIDTOWN, EVERYTHING BUT THE HOUSE, BART SMITH DESIGN, LAMAR ADVERTISING, LIVING WITH LANDYN, THE SIGN COMPANY, BETH STURM – CARBINE REALTY GROUP AND LORI WEISS – CHAMBERLAIN REALTY.
Build A House For Hope
For more information on building or donating to the House for Hope Foundation, contact Carbine & Associates at 615-661-9995.