Granite City Electric Donates Electrical Supplies to Five Massachusetts Habitat for Humanity Affiliates

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Norwell, MA, ISSUED March 20, 2024- South Shore Habitat for Humanity (, which has delivered quality housing in partnership with families in need for the past 38 years, received a generous donation of electrical supplies from Granite City Electric for its local homebuilding project in Cohasset. Through Granite City Electric Partnership program, four other Massachusetts affiliates of Habitat for Humanity were also chosen to receive in-kind electrical supplies for home construction projects: Habitat for Humanity Metro West Greater Worcester, Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity, Habitat for Humanity North Central MA and Habitat for Humanity Nantucket.

Steve Argyle, Vice President of Branch Sales for Granite City Electric said, “Our Company has a strong commitment to giving back and feels privileged to contribute to so many charities, in particular, to an organization like Habitat for Humanity that assists so many families throughout Massachusetts.”

“We are grateful to Granite City Electric for supporting South Shore Habitat for Humanity as part of this growing partnership. It is because of philanthropic companies, like Granite City, that we are able to make the dream of homeownership a reality for local families in need of safe, affordable housing,” said Beth Lyons, Executive Director.

About South Shore Habitat for Humanity
The Mission of South Shore Habitat for Humanity is to build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter by partnering with families in need of affordable housing. Families put in “sweat equity hours” alongside local volunteers on the building of their home and purchase the home with a 30-year, affordable mortgage. Homes do have a deed restriction that maintains the affordability status of each home in perpetuity. Habitat Family Partners are selected through a competitive underwriting process based on their ability to pay, willingness to partner, and their need for adequate housing. The organization’s headquarters are located at 77 Accord Park Drive, Unit D-7, Norwell and they serve 32 cities and towns south and southwest of Boston. To date, South Shore Habitat for Humanity has delivered 65 homes to local families in Southeastern MA. To learn more or find out how to get involved, visit or call 781-337-7744.

About Granite City Electric
Granite City Electric Supply Company Inc. is a family-owned and operated electrical distributor. Granite City Electric Supply was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Quincy, MA. The company has 31 locations in New England and now have a branch in Albany NY. Granite City Electric are the Official Distributor of Electrical Supplies to the Boston Red Sox. Visit