Raise The Roof Benefits Habitat For Humanity April 11

Monday, February 3, 2014

Raise the Roof, a benefit for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area, is set for April 11 at the Chattanoogan Hotel.

Joshua Dubois, former director of White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will be the special guest.  He has also written the best-seller, The President's Devotional. 

A cocktail reception and silent auction begin at 5:30 p.m.  The dinner, speaker and live auction will begin at 7 p.m.  The evening will also include dancing and entertainment by Love, Peace and Happiness. 

Tickets are $100, or $600 for a table of eight.  Attire is business formal. 

To learn about scholarship opportunities, contact Dominique Brandt at 756-0507, ext. 16 or visit www.habichatt.org.  For tickets visit https://co.clickandpledge.com/advanced/default.aspx?wid=75622



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