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WOMEN BUILD-indoor build – March

Thursdays and Saturdays in March we are building “room” displays in the ReStore. Email c.brink@habitatbucks.org to join in.

Learn more about Habitat Bucks Women Build program and how you can make a difference in Bucks County.

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Free Lowe’s Skills Clinics @ Lowe’s Langhorne(still has openings) and Warrington (FULL)

April 9, 16, 23, 30 (Framing, Plumbing, Electrical, Drywall & Siding)

Learn more about: Build Days – ReStore volunteering- Procurement – Fundraising

email: c.brink@habitatbucks.org for more information


Handbags for Habitat Event 9/19/14

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Women Build Handbags for Habitat event was a big success. Thanks to our steering committee, all handbag donors, and our guests/supporters.
Special thanks to Nina Meister and Lauren Shayna Weiss for the beautiful and yummy cupcake treat favors.
This event helps us build more affordable housing in Bucks County.


Paint party group

Women Builders supported homeless shelter apartment makeovers by creating artwork for children’s bedrooms.

In 2014, “We are Building Women Build”!

Everyone is encouraged to post content and photos to our group

  • It’s not required for NWBW, but feel free to share your build dates, information and photos on the group page.
  • Become active in our Facebook group! Like, comment, share, and use hashtags on our page.
  • https://www.facebook.com/groups/HabitatWomenBuild/

Facebook- Women Build Bucks County
Twitter- @womenbuildbucks



Wed May 7 WBers

WOMEN Volunteers welcomed on the build sites—

  • Come out for a day onsite at our construction projects in Sellersville or Levittown locations
  • No tools required: No skills needed!!
  • Contact Colleen Brink, Volunteer & Community Relations Manager at c.brink@habitatbucks.org to sign up for a volunteer day and to learn more about volunteering!



THANK YOU SPONSORS – 2014 Kistler-Tiffany Foundation -$3,000; Janssen Pharma $2,500; Patricia Kind Foundation $5,000

2013 Lehigh Valley Community Foundation – $7,500;  The Jones Group – $1,000: Janssen Pharma- $2,500: Patricia Kind Foundation-$1,000

2012 Sponsors – The Jones Group – $2500, Pulse Technologies, Inc. – $2500, First Savings Bank of Perkasie – $500, Milestone Bank – $1000, Patricia Kind Family Foundation – $5,000, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – $3,000.

We are so grateful for this support! If your business would like to sponsor Women Build, please contact Florence Kawoczka at
215-822-2812 x308 or f.kawoczka@habitatbucks.org.


Support of all kinds is needed to make Women Build a success. If you or your organization is interested in providing administrative support, in kind gifts or financial support, please contact Colleen Brink at c.brink@habitatbucks.org 215.822.2812 x302. Please see the bottom of this page for a complete list of advisory board members and sponsors.

Would you like to sponsor a Woman Builder? There are three easy ways to make a donation!

  1. Online:  When you press “donate” …under designation, just list Women Build.
  2. Mail: Send a check, money order or credit card charge directly to our office at 31 Oak Avenue, Suite 100, Chalfont, PA 18914.
  3. Phone: Contact Colleen Brink at c.brink@habitatbucks.org or 215.822.2812 x302 to personally discuss your giving options.

Get Involved

Opportunities to get involved in the Women Build program at Habitat Bucks are listed below – there’s something for everyone!

  • Serve on the steering committee (meets the 2nd Monday of every month, 6:30pm at the Habitat Bucks office).
  • Attend construction training clinics hosted by Lowe’s
  • Sign up for one of our Reduce, Recyle, ReStore clinics
  • Assist with events and workshops
  • Provide a lunch or breakfast during Build Events
  • Plan and host your own fundraiser to benefit Women Build!

Boards and Committees

Women Build Advisory Board

  • Joanne Bintliff-Ritchie, JBR and Associates
  • Danielle Brown, First Niagara Bank
  • Robin Coppinger, Bucks County Woman’s Journal
  • Diane Ellis-Marseglia, LCSW, Bucks County, Commissioner
  • Constance Lezenby, Constance Lezenby Architects, LLC
  • Maureen O’Connor, LEM Products
  • Sharon Prim, Owner, Ivyland Builders

Women Build Steering Committee

  •  Mary Pat Holewinski & Kimberly Graziano– Co-Chairs