NEWS, INFORMATION AND EVENTS
Two Financial Literacy Classes Offered in September
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity is offering two free Financial Literacy classes in September. The first class, titled "Managing Income and Expenses (Budgeting
)," will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. The second class, titled "Building Savings
," will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at 6:00 pm. Attendees will have the option of attending class either remotely, through their own personal online computer, or in-person at the Habitat for Humanity office located at 816 South College Avenue, Tahlequah.
"Hips and HeArt for Habitat" Fall Gala to Take Place in October
On October 8, 2016, TAHFH will host a Fall Gala at the Tahlequah Armory. The theme for this year's Gala is "Hips for HeArt." The Gala, which begins at 6:00 p.m. on the 8th of October, includes dinner and a show. The dinner menu will include lasagna, bread, salad, dessert, iced tea, water, and a glass of wine. Entertainment will include a dance performance by Tahlequah's very own Rose-Idic Tahlequah Raqs Belly Dance Troupe. An art show will also be part of the event, and will include an opportunity to bid on an original work of art from an artist in our community. Tickets are on sale now, and may be purchased at the Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity office at 816 South College Avenue. Advance tickets are $25. Tickets at the door will be $35 each. Proceeds will help benefit the cost of House #24. Anyone interested in donating a piece of art, or wanting to help with this event, is invited to call Kim Perry at 918.453.1332. Art rules are: The art must fit in a 5x5 space, and can be of any medium.
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. The ReStore phone number is 918.453.2720.
Shop for Great Prices on items such as these (and more) at the ReStore:
- Sunday: Closed
- Monday: Closed
- Tuesday: 9-4
- Wednesday: 9-4
- Thursday: 9-6
- Friday: 9-4
- Saturday: 9-1
Volunteer to Help in the ReStore
- Water heaters
- And much more
We need volunteers to help in the ReStore on Tuesday-Saturday of each week. This is perfect inside volunteer work during hot or cold weather. Please sign up to help in the ReStore.
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.
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!
More about Habitat for Humanity and TAHFH
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity contact information:
Donation Hotline: 918.822.7201
Tahlequah Area Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit, 501c(3) corporation.
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