FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 1, 2018 – Fairhaven, MA —  Care Free Homes, a local home improvement contractor, will kick off their 3rd annual roof giveaway, New Year, New Roof, on January 1, 2018.

Care Free Homes will install a GAF Timberline HD Roofing System at absolutely no cost to one deserving homeowner from the SouthCoast Massachusetts, Cape Cod, or Eastern Rhode Island area.

Whether it is someone who lost their job, a family struggling with medical expenses, or a single parent working to make ends meet – Care Free Homes wants to hear their story. Family, friends, and neighbors are invited to nominate a homeowner January 1, 2018 through January 8, 2018. Care Free Homes will select three finalists from the nominees and the community will vote online to choose the winner. Voting begins January 13, 2018. The winner will be revealed on January 24, 2018.

Care Free Homes is partnering with GAF, America’s largest roofing manufacturer for the roof giveaway. Community partners, United Way of Greater New Bedford and Cape & Islands United Way are helping Care Free Homes connect with qualified homeowners. Black Tie Cookies, a Dartmouth, MA baking company, will provide gourmet cookie bouquets to the finalists and the winner.

Members of the community can learn more about the New Year, New Roof giveaway and nominate a deserving homeowner by visiting

Any questions can be directed to Care Free Homes Marketing Coordinator, Stephanie Pickup, by calling (508) 997-1111 Ext. 105 or by email