HopeBuilder Breakfast Postponed
We have made the decision to reschedule our HopeBuilder Breakfast due to concerns around the Coronavirus (COVID-19). In light of Governor Brown’s announcements, and what we continue to learn, we feel it is best to prioritize the health of our community.
We hope to hold the much-anticipated annual event on Tuesday, June 23rd at the Oregon Convention Center. We will continue to evaluate this plan in order to follow guidelines that prioritize the welfare of our region.
The HopeBuilder Breakfast is critical to supporting our work here at Habitat for Humanity. Please consider making a gift to ensure that everyone in our community has a safe and affordable place to call home.
Should you have any questions, please contact Sarah Rothenfluch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-287-9529 ext. 29.
Featuring Keynote Speaker Ann Curry
Join us for a powerful and inspiring morning with keynote speaker, Ann Curry. Enjoy a free breakfast during this uplifting one-hour program.
Funds raised at the HopeBuilder Breakfast will be used to build and repair homes for local families in the Portland Metro area.
Where & When
Wednesday, June 23, 2020
7:30am – 8:30am
Doors open at 6:45am
Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Award-winning journalist and photojournalist Ann Curry is the current Executive Producer and reporter of “We’ll Meet Again,” a PBS series that features reunions of people whose lives crossed, and then separated, at pivotal moments and during world-changing events. A former NBC News Network anchor and international correspondent, Curry has covered the wars in Syria, Darfur, Congo, the Central African Republic, Serbia, Lebanon, Israel, Afghanistan and Iraq, reported on nuclear tensions from North Korea and Iran. She has also reported humanitarian disasters, including the tsunamis in Japan and Southeast Asia, and the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, where her appeal via Twitter (@AnnCurry) is credited for helping to speed the arrival of humanitarian planes. She is also the force behind groundbreaking prime time hours on Climate Change, poverty in America and Iran.
President & CEO of Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East
Steve began his 25-year Habitat for Humanity career working at Habitat’s International headquarters in Georgia. Since taking the helm at Habitat in Portland 16 years ago, the organization has tripled the number of people served annually, and currently has plans to triple this number again over the next three years. Under Steve’s leadership, Habitat has been recognized as the Green Home Builder of the Year by Earth Advantage, one of Portland Business Journal’s Most Admired Nonprofits, and received the Rotary Oregon Ethics in Business Award. Steve is an active member of numerous local housing committees.
Brenda is a morning and noon anchor for KGW TV in Portland. In addition to Habitat, Brenda loves devoting time volunteering with organizations like the American Heart Association, Raphael House, and Self Enhancement, Inc.
Wait List RSVP
At this time, our event capacity is full. Please RSVP below and if a spot becomes available, you will be notified.
Become an Event Sponsor
Sponsorships for the 2020 Breakfast are available now on a first come, first served basis. Join Habitat at this fun and popular event. Sponsorship packages are available at several levels and include premium event privileges for you and your guests. Click here to learn more or contact Tor Ostrom at 503.287.9529 x12.
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