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CEDAR VALLEY HABITAT 2014-2015 WOMEN BUILD
CVHFH's 2014-2015 Women Build new-home construction project has been completed in SW Cedar Rapids! Construction continued throughout the winter months with the dedication of the home taking place on Saturday, May 9th 2015. Area women were the primary source of volunteer and fundraising efforts for this home! Follow this link to see how you can get involved with a Women Build committee! Look below to see more about Women Build's upcoming events!

WHAT IS WOMEN BUILD?

Women Build is Habitat for Humanity’s program for women who want to learn construction skills and build homes and communities. This program brings together women from all walks of life to address the housing crisis facing millions of women and children worldwide!

 

2014-2015 WOMEN BUILD FAMILY

  The Blakey Family
Amanda Blakey (28) and her son, Martrell (7) are anxiously awaiting the beginning of their build.
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2015 WOMEN BUILD STORE

Tools
screwdriver set "Cedar Rapids" Women Build
Screw Drivers
$4.00/each
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tape measure "Cedar Rapids" Women Build
Tape Measures
$3.00/each
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T-Shirts
Pink Shirt  "Cedar Rapids" Women Build
T-Shirts in Pink
Youth Sizes - $10.00
Adult Sizes - $12.00
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Tshirt Purple  "Cedar Rapids" Women Build
T-Shirts in Purple
Youth Sizes - $10.00
Adult Sizes - $12.00
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SUPPORT PARTICIPATE

VolunteerHub

WHAT IS GIRLS BUILD?
Girls Build is a complete, ready-to-use curriculum for educators and youth leaders of girls ages 10 to 12. At this age, children move beyond simple acceptance of their surroundings and begin to develop an awareness of the circumstances that impact their lives. The Girls Build curriculum won an American Inhouse Design award because its layout is easy to follow, teach, implement and replicate.

The program kits teach girls

  • The importance of getting involved in their local communities.
  • The reality of poverty housing.
  • How Habitat works to build homes with partner families.
  • The benefits of homeownership and safe neighborhoods.

PRESS RELEASES

Press Release May 9, 2014 - Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity to Hold “Steaks & Stilettos” Women Build Fundraiser

VIEW GALLERIES
2014 Women Build Galleries

November 1, 2014 - Girl Scouts at ReStore

October 25, 2014 - Women Build

October 4, 2014 - Women Build

September 27, 2014 - Women Build

September 26, 2014 - Kirkwood  Women Build

September 25, 2014 - Marion Mixers

September 20, 2014 - Women Build and Hope II

September 6, 2014 - Women Build Day 1

 
     

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR LOCAL AND NATIONAL PARTNERS
City of Cedar Rapids Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
Lowes Housing Fund for Linn County
McIntyre Foundation Habitat for Humanity of Iowa
Bloomhall Family* Diamond V Mills*
Altorfer Inc.* *Fund of the GCRCF

 
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