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Philanthropy

Preferred Builders is Peter Fusaro & Familya company that prides itself on giving back to the community.  Over the years owner and operator Peter J. Fusaro has been awarded numerous accolades for exemplary public service and community engagement -- including the prestigious Philanthropist of the Year award from the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Fairfield County (HBRA), which Peter received after donating his own money and time to construct a ramp and install an elevator for 18-year-old Cori Lantz, who had been paralyzed in a catastrophic car accident on the way home from ice skating practice. (The press release is available here as a PDF document). 
 
Peter was also featured alongside State Representative Alfred Camillo in a Greenwich Post article (PDF) highlighting a series of workshops they conducted for Fairfield County residents about home energy saving tips. 
 
Additionally, Peter has... 
 
  • Donated time to install a community clock in his hometown Old Greenwich CT.
  • Held Electronic Recycling Events.
  • Been recognized by Town First Selectman for Rescuing people during the 1992 norʼeaster storm from their homes in a front loader machine as a Volunteer Firefighter for Sound Beach Firehouse.
  • Led community awareness seminars on energy-saving tips.
  • Donated time on several projects for handicap people by constructing an elevator access to the second floor and handicap ramps.
  • Coached youth football in the community for 9 years.