Join us for Habitat Women Build 2014 – Saturday, May 10th
Casa del Norte Mobile Home Park, Camarillo CA
Special guests, Camarillo City Council Members Charlotte Craven and Jan McDonald
For more information about two of the Women Build families, read The Acorn’s feature story.
May 3 – Lowe’s Women Build How-To Clinic in Oxnard
May 10 – Women Build Day in Camarillo
- Habitat for Humanity’s “Women Build” program, underwritten by Lowe’s, recruits, educates and inspires women to build—and advocate for—simple, decent and affordable houses in their communities.
- Women Build includes women in the construction process, offering an empowering, unique, fun and positive environment for women to give back, and to learn a few construction skills along the way!
- Ventura County “Women Build” activities will include: replacing very old and drafty windows; constructing wheelchair accessible ramps; painting exterior siding; and assisting with general repairs to improve living conditions and quality of life for low-income families.
Important information about the Women Build Day:
- Age requirement:
Women Build participants must be 16 or older
- Habitat will provide:
Women Build t-shirt and water tumbler
Snacks, water and lunch*
All construction materials, tools and training
- How to prepare for your work day:
Wear closed-toe shoes and comfortable work clothes
Hats, sunglasses and sunscreen recommended
Eat a healthy breakfast… bring a little cash for the “Habitat Store” (optional)
*If you have special dietary needs, please bring your lunch.
- On “Women Build” day, May 10th:
Bring your completed, signed Volunteer Liability Form
(Click on “Volunteer Liability Form” to download a PDF form.)
Arrive promptly at 8:00 am for orientation and training