Feb. 15 Gala to benefit Sussex Habitat Women Build

February 1, 2014

Sussex County Habitat for Humanity is recruiting and challenging women throughout the county to participate in a series of Women Build opportunities. During the next year, Sussex County Habitat plans to bring women together to build homes, communities and hope. Women Build challenges and empowers women from all walks of life to help build simple, decent and affordable homes for hardworking and deserving Habitat families.

A Hard Hats, Heels and Hearts event to celebrate Women Build will take place from 7 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, at Baywood Greens Clubhouse. Tickets are $100 per guest; price includes appetizers, a served dinner, three-hour open bar, complimentary photo, live band On the Edge, dancing and a live and chance auction.

Sponsors are Marnie Homes, Accessible Home Builders, Del-One Federal Credit Union, Designer’s Edge Hair Studio, Studio Eight by the Sea, Giant, Bernice and Joe Polinski, Denise Beam - State Farm Agent in Ocean View, and The Sussex County Woman.

To register for the event or find out how to become a sponsor, go to and click on the Gala link on the front page; email; or call 302-855-1153, Ext. 208 and speak with Jacquie Sanders.