Habitat for Humanity Moncton is excited to announce the second annual CHAIRS FOR CHARITY fundraiser. Habitat Moncton will be working with local designers to refinish one-of-a-kind vintage chairs. Each chair will be sold during a LIVE AUCTION with 100% of the proceeds going directly to our housing program.
Habitat For Humanity is a non-profit organizationwhose mission is to build strength, stability and self-reliance through homeownership. Though we do receive in-kind donations, such as building materials from community sponsors, in order to achieve our objective Habitat For Humanity also requires financial support to cover the many additional expenses involved in housing projects.
Chairs for Charity is Habitat for Humanity Moncton’s annual fundraising event. We work along side local designers to refinish a one-of-a-kind vintage chairs that will be sold at our live auction event! 100% of the proceeds go directly towards our housing program. Habitat Moncton will follow the progress of each chair as designer give new life to each piece.
You won’t want to miss this very special event!
Calling all artists, designers, furniture refinishers and D.I.Y.ers!
If you are a creative type living in the Greater Moncton Area Habitat for Humanity Moncton is looking for 15 chair designers and 25 ReStore Inspired DIY enthusiasts to create a one-of-a-kind projects for our ‘Chairs for Charity’ 2018 fundraising event.
Each designer will have the opportunity to choose one unique chair from HFH Moncton’s ReStore inventory with the objective of giving each vintage chair a new life.
Participants will have approximately two-months to complete their project, and will later be sold at auction with 100% of the proceeds going towards HFH Moncton’s housing program.
The deadline to apply is Saturday September 1.
For more information, such as project requirement and a timeline of events, check out our “Guidelines for Designers”