Habitat Hero Award Dinner
Future Faith Build homeowner, Carmen, and her daughters were the guests of honor at this years event.
The 2018 Habitat Hero Award Dinner was held at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago in June. Carmen is the future homeowner of our Faith Build 2018 home. Carmen and her daughters were the guests of honor that evening. Along with Carmen and her daughters was her best friend, Rubi (2017 FVHFH Faith Build homeowner) and her daughters. Also in attendance was some of our Fox Valley Habitat staff and board members.
CBS Chicago's Irika Sargent was the Habitat Hero Award Dinner emcee. Hilti Corporation and Ed Wehmer, CEO of Wintrust Financial were also honored in recognition of their contributions and for partnering to support Habitat homeowners across Chicagoland.
Carmen is building a better life for her daughters – because every family deserves a foundation for the future.
You can find out more about Carmen and her journey that brought her to Fox Valley Habitat by watching her very moving video on our website. Follow this link to see the video.