Written by Kate Harner
Willimantic, CT -- Eastern Connecticut State University's campus chapter of Habitat for Humanity and the Windham Area Habitat for Humanity will present the Second Annual Parade of Homes Walkathon from noon to 2:30 p.m. on May 1. The public is invited. Students are asked to donate a minimum of $5. The public is asked to donate a minimum of $10 to support both chapters of Habitat for Humanity.
Registration will be held at noon in the Student Center Café on Eastern's campus. From there, participants will walk a route ranging from three to four miles throughout the Windham area to view the homes built by Habitat.
A light lunch will be provided. The University of Connecticut's Women's Chorus will perform and speakers will talk about their experiences with Habitat. Eastern's Habitat for Humanity will receive its $5,000 matching grant from State Farm Insurance, which will support the organization's efforts to build safe and affordable homes for families and individuals in need.
For more information, contact Eastern's Habitat for Humanity by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.