Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to launch “Charlie’s House”

Tuesday, April 14,
2015

9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Camp Evans, 2201
Marconi Road, Wall Township, NJ

On April 14, 2015 at 9 am, Mayor Newberry of Wall
Township, other elected officials and community leaders will be present at a
ribbon cutting ceremony at Camp Evans, 2201 Marconi Road, Wall, NJ to launch,
“Charlie’s House.”

While other agencies are wrapping up their Superstorm
Sandy efforts, Hearts & Hands Disaster Recovery will be announcing their
new program “Charlie’s House,” an alternative temporary housing solution to
house survivors of a disaster while their homes are being rebuilt.

Using architect Richard Buckminster Fuller’s historic geodesic
dome, a contemporary design was built next to an example of the architect’s
1949 structure on the grounds historic Camp Evans.  The original was used to deploy Marines to
the Middle East in World War II.  

“Charlie’s House” pilot initiative was funded by The
Episcopal Diocese of NJ Hurricane Sandy Relief Program and through donations
from Hearts & Hands donors.

Hearts & Hands Disaster Recovery is a registered
501c3 whose mission is to provide disaster impacted communities with innovative
programs to address unmet needs of residents.
HHDR’s other programs are:  Holy
Molders, a faith based volunteer driven initiative which provides free mold
remediation and educational programming to Sandy impacted residents and  the Jersey
Shore Project, where Sandy impacted residents receive professional services
in  architectural design, project management, construction, rebuilding and
elevation enabling them to return home on a timely and cost efficient basis.  For more information, call 732-344-0722 or
visit
www.heartsandhandsrecovery.org.

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