GENESEE COUNTY — On Tuesday, November 29 charities, businesses and families around the world will come together for GivingTuesday, a global celebration of the spirit of giving back.
Genesee County Habitat for Humanity (GCHFH) is inviting the public to come out and celebrate this day of global giving by attending its GivingTuesday Open House from 5-7 p.m. at its headquarters and restore store, 101 Burton Street in Flint.
GCHFH is celebrating another tremendous year of building homes for families in need. It also is an opportunity to learn more about the work GCHFH does n Genesee County.
This year, GCHFH is participating in the Giving Tower Holiday Challenge hosted by CrowdRise. The Giving Tower Holiday Challenge is a virtual tower in which every donation is represented by a brick. Donors can download a free app, watch the tower grow in real-time and explore the virtual reality landscape.
Starting on November 22, add bricks to the tower on behalf of Genesee County Habitat for Humanity by submitting a donation online at www.crowdrise.com/geneseecountyhabitatforhumanity/ fundraiser/gchabitat
The Open House will begin with a brief prayer service at 5:15 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided.