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Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity hosts dinner and auction

Posted: June 1, 2012 - 8:30pm

Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity (LAHFH) will host its 16th annual dinner and auction on June 14 at the Breezy Point Convention Center. Social hour and silent auction begin at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m., followed by a live auction.

Dinner tickets are $60 each; $40 is tax-deductible. Tickets are still available, but are expected to sell out. Current sponsors for the event are Hunt Utilities Group, Happy Dancing Turtle, Brainerd Savings and Loan, Nor-son Inc., Anderson Brothers, Grand Casino, Weichert Realtors-Tower Properties, LINDAR, Gull Lake Motel, Westwood Professionals, Chuck and Sandy Burton, and Dr. Kristy Schmidt.

Donations to the auction will be accepted until June 8. Auction items include services, gift certificates, hand crafted items, golf packages, and much more.

LAHFH Executive Director Kevin Pelkey is looking forward to a good turnout and a fun night.

“This event is not only a celebration of the mission of Habitat for Humanity, but also recognition of all the people who continue to support us through their time, work, and donations.”

Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry that serves Cass, Crow Wing and Hubbard Counties. Since 1991, LAHFH has worked with 75 families to provide a hands-up means to homeownership. For more information or tickets, interested people may visit lakesareahabitat.org or call 828-8517.