NEWS, INFORMATION AND EVENTS
OSHA Competent Person Safety Training Class To Take Place in February
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity will host a Competent Person Safety Training class on February 21 and 22, 2017, in the TAHFH conference room located at 816 South College Avenue, Tahlequah. This OSHA certified class will run both days from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and those who complete it with a passing score on the test will receive Occupational Safety and Health Administration certification. The cost of the class is $125 per person for both days, including lunch. Class enrollment is limited, so anyone who is interested in OSHA certification is encouraged to sign up early. For more information, please call the TAHFH office at 918.453.1332 or send an e-mail to email@example.com
House #24 Groundbreaking Planned for Feburary
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity will be building a house this spring for Jana Taylor in Tahlequah. She currently does not have running water in her house, and only space heaters to keep her warm this winter. We plan to break ground in February 2017, followed by starting the build in March. Please consider volunteering to help build this house, or help fund the build by making a much needed donation to Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity. Online donations can be made through the above PayPal link, and donations by check can be mailed to: Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 1876, Tahlequah, Oklahoma 74465. Thank you for your prayers and support!
Spaghetti Lunch and Birdhouse Auction Set for April
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity will host its annual spaghetti luncheon on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Cherokee Community Building located at 908 South College Avenue, Tahlequah. Tickets for the spaghetti luncheon will go on sale on March 1, 2017. Advance tickets will be available for $6, and tickets at the door will be $8. Advance tickets can be purchased at Armstrong Bank, BancFirst, First State Bank, TAHFH office located at 816 South College Avenue, and the ReStore at 198 West First Street. The luncheon will include spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and a drink. Options will be available for anyone wishing to have a gluten free or vegetarian meal. The birdhouses for this year's event are painted by Gifted and Talented STAR ART program students at Heritage, Greenwood and Cherokee elementary schools. Tickets for the birdhouse auction will be $1 each, or 6 for $5 at the door. The student with the highest number of votes for their birdhouse will win $50 for the STAR ART program at their school.
We are reaching out to the community and all of Cherokee County to help us spread the word about donating furniture, doors, windows, hardware, tools, televisions, housewares, collectibles, cell phones, etc. We ask that all donated items be in good working order, and remember that your donations are tax-deductible. Call 918.453.2720 to donate items to the ReStore.
We wish to thank those individuals and businesses that generously donate items to the ReStore. Also, a big THANK YOU to our volunteers who give of their time to help organize, clean, display items, and assist our customers.
The ReStore is located on the corner of First and College Avenue, in the west end of the TAHFH building Click to view the map. The ReStore phone number is 918.453.2720.
Shop at the ReStore for great prices on cabinets, fixtures, paint, paint supplies, flooring, trim, water heaters, toilets, lighting, furniture, books, televisions, collectibles, and much more. We also welcome volunteers to help in the ReStore.
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Shop with AmazonSmile to Support Tahlequah Habitat!
Do you have an Amazon account? Would you like for a percentage of all your purchases from Amazon to go to Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity? With each eligible purchase made through the AmazonSmile program, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity. Just visit the AmazonSmile web site, log onto your normal Amazon account, and follow the onscreen instructions. Your support helps Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity build and repair homes for families in need. Thank you!
Cars for Homes
Do you have an old or unneeded car, truck, boat or other vehicle sitting in your driveway, or taking up space in your garage? Consider donating your unneeded vehicle to Habitat for Humanity through Cars for Homes.
More about Habitat for Humanity and TAHFH
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity contact information:
Donation Hotline: 918.822.7201
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 1876
Tahlequah, Oklahoma 74465
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity
816 South College, Avenue
Tahlequah, Oklahoma 74464
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit, 501c(3) corporation.
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