It was lights, camera action at Girard Interiors, Westwood NJ for a few days as HGTV shot on location for a new show titled “under one roof”. The program featured a Ridgewood NJ couple unable to decide among themselves, how to decorate their home.
Girard Interiors, with the request of “Make a Wish” helped make a very sick teenage girl’s wish come true. Girard designer, Kim Luikert worked with the teenager, her Mom and Make a Wish to fulfill her dream. We asked several suppliers to help with offering Girard’s additional discount in order to complete this wish. Cox manufacturing, Closets by Design, Masland Carpets and Stanley Furniture all agreed to help. What was even extra special about this “wish” .........Jay Lorenzo, furniture rep for Stanley, told his teenage son about this project. His son, Jason Lorenzo a Sr. at Manasquan High School, upon hearing about our request offered to pay for the complete wood trundle bed himself by working this past summer.
Article regarding this event, published in NY Times 10/26/08.
Girard Interiors and Dwyane Wade Make a Difference for Local Children. Children’s Aid and Family Services recently held their annual Spring Gala at Hackensack Country Club which featured a wide assortment of culinary treats as well as silent and live auctions featuring unique and valuable items. One featured auction item, supplied by Girard Interiors of Westwood, was a jersey signed by their celebrity client, Dwyane Wade, point guard for Miami Heat and a gold medal winner in the 2008 Summer Olympics.