Orin Kolaitis, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Island County, speaks at a recent event hosted at the nonprofit’s store in Oak Harbor. (Photo by Laura Guido/Whidbey News-Times)

Orin Kolaitis, CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Island County, speaks at a recent event hosted at the nonprofit’s store in Oak Harbor. (Photo by Laura Guido/Whidbey News-Times)

Habitat for Humanity event draws crowd

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 1:11pm
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The community appreciation event included free hot dogs, a raffle and a silent auction. It also marked the official launch of Habitat’s five-year “Cost of a Home” campaign to bring awareness to the need for affordable housing.

Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Christine Cribb speaks at a recent event at the Habitat for Humanity storein Oak Harbor. The nonprofit is launching its “Cost of a Home” campaign to bring awareness to the need for affordable housing. (Photo by Laura Guido/Whidbey News-Times)

Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Christine Cribb speaks at a recent event at the Habitat for Humanity storein Oak Harbor. The nonprofit is launching its “Cost of a Home” campaign to bring awareness to the need for affordable housing. (Photo by Laura Guido/Whidbey News-Times)

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