Press release from Habitat for Humanity:
Fort Wayne Habitat announces Women Build clinic schedule
(June 18, 2010) – Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity (FWHH) announces the Women Build Clinic Schedule. This is a training opportunity for the 2010 Women Build Project for FWHH’s fourth annual Women Build Home in the fall of 2010.
“We are delighted to offer these clinics through our partnership with Lowes to give women the confidence to extend from the clinic to the build to improvements in their own home.” said Laurie Brumbaugh, Resource Coordinator, Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity. This is the fourth year for the project and this year looks to be another exciting year! Women Build Project is to include women in the building of simple, decent, affordable homes. All three Lowe’s stores will host a clinic this summer. There is limited space for this training and ladies may register for the training at by calling the Habitat office at 422-4828 or emailing Laurie Brumbaugh at.
Scheduled clinics are as follows from 9-11am:
- July 31st Lowe’s 4430 Illinois Road – Minor Electrical Repairs
- August 28th Lowe’s 1929 North Coliseum Blvd – Interior Painting Techniques
Businesses, organizations or individuals interested participating in the build or fundraising events toward the Women Build Project, may contact Laurie Brumbaugh FWHH at 422-4828.
About Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity
Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)3 non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry that uses volunteer labor to build simple, affordable homes through partnerships with low-income Allen County families. Once completed the homes are sold to the family with a $500 down payment and at no profit on a 20-year, interest-free mortgage.
About Habitat for Humanity International
Habitat for Humanity International is an ecumenical Christian ministry that welcomes to its work all people dedicated to the cause of eliminating poverty housing. Since its founding in 1976, Habitat has built more than 300,000 houses worldwide, providing simple, decent and affordable shelter for more than 1.5 million people. For more information, visit www.habitat.org.