Homes for Our Troops

Home Franchise Concepts Helps Bring Veterans Home with Homes for Our Troops

By |2018-11-17T00:32:05+00:00August 7th, 2017|Budget Blinds, Concrete Craft, Tailored Living, Veteran Support|

Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) and its family of brands, including Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft®, have a long legacy of supporting Veterans. All three brands offer substantial discounts to assist Veterans with purchasing a franchise business. In 2017, HFC’s 25th Anniversary celebration includes a new Veteran initiative, HFC’s There’s No Place Like Home

Budget Blinds’ 25th Anniversary Celebration: 25 Years of Excellence and Giving Back to Veterans

By |2018-11-17T00:34:13+00:00August 4th, 2017|Franchise Opportunities, Veteran Support|

2017 is a year of milestones for Budget Blinds®. This year… Marks 25 years of providing exceptional window coverings to homeowners and businesses Fulfilling a three -year partnership with Homes for Our Troops (HFOT), working toward the corporate goal of donating $1 million in cash, good and services $90,000 raised in individual franchisee donations to

Budget Blinds® Continues Canadian Veterans Support with Donation to Wounded Warriors Canada

By |2018-11-17T00:37:11+00:00July 17th, 2017|Budget Blinds News|

For the third year in a row, leading window covering franchisor supports prominent Canadian Veterans mental health charityHALIFAX, Nova Scotia  (July 17, 2017) – For more than a decade, Budget Blinds® has been directly supporting U.S. and Canadian Veterans by making it as easy as possible for former members of the military to transition into civilian

July 15 Home Award to Fallbrook Marine Takes on Special Meaning for Budget Blinds

By |2018-11-17T00:39:32+00:00July 12th, 2017|Budget Blinds News|

Leading window coverings provider will make annual $50,000 donation as part of partnership with Homes For Our Troops Marine Private First Class Issac Blunt has a unique story to tell FALLBROOK, Calif.  (July 10, 2017) – For Budget Blinds, the July 15 presentation of a specially adapted custom home to retired Marine Private First Class

Home Franchise Concepts Offers Veterans Financial Independence

By |2018-11-17T00:42:12+00:00June 22nd, 2017|Franchise Opportunities, Veteran Support|

Every Fourth of July we celebrate our national independence ushered in by the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Since that time, dedicated men and women serving in the Armed Forces have protected our independence at great cost and sacrifice to themselves. Honoring Veterans on July 4th and every day is

Never Forget: 9/11 and Its Extraordinary Heroes and Military Veterans

By |2018-11-14T23:46:39+00:00September 9th, 2016|Franchise Opportunities, Veteran Support|

September 11, 2001 was a day that changed our world forever. It challenged our ideas of safety and security. An attack on American soil was unheard of, yet it happened, and it was deadly and catastrophic as four commercial airliners, hijacked by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists, carried out their missions, killing nearly 3,000 people from 93

Military Vets’ Leadership Skills Translate to Successful Franchise Businesses

By |2018-11-16T01:38:37+00:00November 12th, 2015|Be Your Own Boss, Franchise Opportunities, Veteran Support|

You already have what it takes, we just add training Budget Blinds® is the flagship franchise brand of parent company, Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), home to two additional brands, Tailored Living® featuring PremierGarage® and Concrete Craft. While each brand is different, a common denominator for growth is pursuing veterans to become franchise business

Stepping Up Recruitment of Military Service Members

By |2018-11-16T02:34:26+00:00June 1st, 2015|Budget Blinds News, Veteran Support|

Home Franchise Concepts Co-Founder, Todd Jackson, identifies ways to experience success in welcoming U.S. military veterans into franchise families in an article written for Franchising World Magazine below. A franchisor is only as successful as the individual franchisees across its network — those men and women who wake up every day full of ambition, creativity and the

Troops in Transition Launch

By |2018-11-16T16:52:32+00:00February 10th, 2015|Budget Blinds News|

ORANGE, CA—Budget Blinds, a custom window covering franchise and Home Franchise Concepts brand, is proud to announce the launch of its Troops in Transition program, which provides Veterans who have left active duty within the past two years, an opportunity to own a franchise with no initial entry fee. Veterans selected to participate in the

Corporate Staff Participates in Volunteer Day for Homes For Our Troops

By |2018-11-16T17:06:53+00:00November 24th, 2014|Budget Blinds, Budget Blinds News, Veteran Support|

Saturday, November 15, 2014 was an eye-opening day for many Budget Blinds® Corporate staff who participated in a Homes For Our Troops (HFOT) Volunteer Day for the first time. Upon arrival at the home site, there were two distinct first impressions: The extremely diverse crowd (249 volunteers) from young children to seniors The aroma of