Lutheran Coalition for Habitat

Lutheran Coalition for Habitat

18th Annual Taste of Habitat Fundraising Event returns September 16 from 7-9 PM at the Metropolitan Club in Alpharetta.

Our goal this year is to raise $30,000 to build Habitat homes in Metro Atlanta. More than 60 fabulous chefs from the Lutheran Coalition for Habitat churches will be sharing the foods they love to make. It’s a fun “date night” (adults only) with outstanding food and drinks great fellowship and most enjoyable live music. There will also be a Silent Auction and trivia contest!

How can you participate?

Attend and Buy individual tickets. Mark your calendars.

Volunteer to be a chef – All you have to do is prepare 150 “tastes” of your specialty! Appetizers, salads, and entrees are served from 7-8, and desserts are served from 8-9.

Contribute a special item, artwork, dinner or theatre tickets, gift package, etc. for the Silent Auction.

Be a sponsor or ask your workplace to sponsor the event. Businesses appreciate the opportunity to market their support for community charities such s Habitat for Humanity Sponsors are Bronze $200, Silver $500 Gold $1000, and Platinum $2500.

 WHAT IS THE LUTHERAN COALITION FOR HABITAT?

A group of 11 Lutheran Churches in the area north of Atlanta

Formed in1993 by eight churches

Aimed at eliminating substandard housing by partnering with local Habitat for Humanity affiliates in the area (North Central Georgia and North Metro Atlanta)

LCH has sponsored 32 homes in its 27 years of existence

How does Habitat Work?

Brings volunteers, sponsors, and resources together to build decent affordable housing for qualified families

Houses are sold at no profit

Owners provide

  • Hard work – “sweat equity”
  • Down payment on home

Owners pay the mortgage at no interest

What Does the Lutheran Coalition DO?

  • Working with Habitat affiliates
    • Select homes to sponsor based on schedule and location
    • Establish LCH build schedule
  • Through church representatives solicit congregational involvement in LCH activities:
    • Inform congregations of LCH builds, dates, locations, sign-up details, logistics
    • Promote LCH fundraisers

Calendar   

  Friday, September 16, 7-9 PM Taste of Habitat Fundraiser

  New House Builds Start Fall 2022/Winter 2023 

Contact

 Faith’s Representative on the Coalition’s organizing committee: Gary   Schleicher, 908-339-7180, garyandkim23@outlook.com

The Lutheran Coalition for Habitat is a registered non-profit organization. 

Participation in the Coalition is an auxiliary activity of Faith’s Social Ministry.