Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles recognized outstanding individuals and companies with a special celebrity-filled bash at their annual Los Angeles Builders Ball ® Presented by City National Bank on Thursday, September 27th at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The gala brought together stars such as SYTYCD judge Nigel Lythgoe, NFL Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson, actors Eric Benét & Glynn Turman and a spectacular performance by The Pointer Sisters.
This annual event was presented by City National Bank this year and celebrated outstanding individuals and companies that share Habitat LA’s commitment to revitalizing and transforming the landscape of Los Angeles. In addition to recognizing the organization’s counterparts in the building and real estate related industries, this event also raises funds and awareness for Habitat LA’s mission to empower low-income families by building strength and stability through homeownership.
“It’s an honor to recognize these incredible leaders whose work has positively transformed the landscape of Los Angeles,” said Erin Rank, President, and CEO Habitat LA. “The Los Angeles Rams, AECOM and Thrivent Financial all share a deep commitment to serving and supporting their community. These organizations have been valuable partners with Habitat LA for many years, helping make affordable housing a reality for hundreds of families across Los Angeles County.”
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. As the top nonprofit homebuilder in the greater Los Angeles area with five consecutive Charity Navigator 4-Star ratings and Platinum GuideStar status for transparency, Habitat LA has partnered with volunteers, donors and Habitat homeowners to build, renovate and repair more than 1,300 homes locally and worldwide since 1990. the lives of thousands of individuals have been transformed as a result of having a decent and affordable place to call home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes and pay an affordable mortgage. By supporting Habitat LA through volunteerism, donations and supporting affordable housing, everyone can help families achieve the stability and self-reliance they need to build a better future. To learn more, visit www.habitatla.org.