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CAPE GAZETTE - Friday, January 26. Monday, January 29, 2007 - 47 Women Build 2007 Project seeks volunteers to help Habitat Sussex County Habitat for Humanity recently announced the Women Build 2007 Project and is inviting Sussex County women to join in the planning and building of a simple, decent and affordable house with a family in need. Habitat's program is designed to build hope, dignity and independ- ence, while developing partner- ships and encouraging community Book drive helps Habitat for Humanity Reading Opens Doors and the Lewes-Rehoboth Association of Churches are working together to collect new or gently used chil- dren's books to be distributed to families moving into homes built by Habitat for Humanity. As families move into their homes, they will be presented with a bookcase and a small library of 35 to 60 age-appropri- ate quality fiction and nonfiction books. The selection will include an atlas, dictionary and a one- book encyclopedia. To drop Off books, check with a local church. Financial donations are also appreciated and may be sent to Roxanne Nelson, 113 London Circle South, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971, with checks made payable to Reading Opens Doors. building. This spring, locai women vol- unteers will begin building a tradi- tional Habitat home. Tentative plans include building the home in the Lowe's parking lot located at Five Points in Lewes and moving the home to Concord Village in Seaford, Habitat's first subdivi- sion and presently home to one family who moved in November 2006. Since its inception in 1991, 24 families have been housed by Sussex County Habitat for Humanity. Children are the major beneficiaries: 66 children-and 39 adults live in Habitat homes in Sussex County. Whether a volunteer's skills are geared toward event planning, engineering, architecture, fundraising, or they just have a desire to help, there is a place for everyone at Women Build 2007. Training and hands-on construc- tion experience will be provided. The following committees are in place: Fundraising Organize Jessica Clark photo Sussex County Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Kevin Gilmore congratulates Women Build Project Leader Wendy Daudt and passes the traditional hammer and hard hat. events to solicit monetary and in- kind donations, grants and other sponsorship(s) Volunteer coordination Coordinate with the Sussex County Habitat for Humanity vol- unteer coordinator in recruiting and placing volunteers within committees and on the Women Build project according to skills, abilities and desires Public relations/church out- reach - Develop and coordinate clearances for all media activities including special events and establish a speakers bureau for community and church outreach Construction - Help teach others how to-build a particular segment of house construction (interior, roof, trim, etc.) Training- Ensure all women are trained in the construction areas in which they desire to vol- unteer Continued on page 48 205 Summerlyn 3BR, 2BA Ist Floor Condo Lowest $ In The Henlopen On the Beach in Rehoboth Nautilus Ct., Sea-Wood Low, Low Price in Lewes Open House 1/27 11,2 Reserve at Fortune Field 1.34 A No Builder Tie-in The Shanaphy Team John: 302-245-8224 (Cell) May: 302-381-6044 (Call) 302,0-0300 17605  Commor Blvd. Lewes, DE 19958 Ea om  mper oo0 a Opm Cabinets: Diamond, Aristokraft, Cabico Countertops: Granite, Corian, Si!eStone, Lexton, Zodiac, Formica - Knobs & Pulls: Belwith-Keeler . Appliances: Wolf, Sub-Zero, Viking, Jenn-Air, Maytag, Kitchen Aid, BestBy. Broan, Asko, Dacor, Fisher & Paykel, Amana, Lynx, Marvel, U-Line- Tile & Hardwood Floors 3D Design Plans Custom Fabrication Complete Installation Over lO:Yoars Experience 2000 Sq Ft Showroom View Finished Homes Interior Designer on Staff Cabinetry to Counterlops to Flooring along with even pulling in new Appliances, Start the New Year righl with complete solisfadion. 998 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE 19958 Open M-F 10:00-4:00 & Sat I0:00-2:00 OrBy Appointment:? ,,