Raleigh, NC, March 25, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- ABC11 Eyewitness News (http://www.abc11.com) has announced that anchor and reporter Amber Rupinta will serve as emcee for Habitat for Humanity of Wake County’s Blueprint Breakfast, set to be held Thursday, March 31 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the North Raleigh Hilton, located at 3415 Wake Forest Road. Smedes York of York Properties, Inc. will serve as the honorary chair and Frank Anton, President of Hanley Wood, will be the keynote speaker. The event seeks to raise money for projects aimed at building safe, affordable houses for qualified homebuyers regardless of race, religion or background.
No ticket purchase is necessary to attend the event, but reservations are required. To RSVP to the event, visit http://www.habitatwake.org/habitatnews/events.html or by calling (919) 744-2404 by Wednesday, March 23.
“Amber and our staff look forward to another great Blueprint Breakfast session,” said John Idler, ABC11 President and general manager. “Providing safe and affordable housing to those in need has a direct positive impact on our local community, and I am delighted that ABC11 can help.”
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