Chapelboro: Return of Habitat for Humanity CEO Build Provides Chance to Showcase Weavers Grove

April 29, 2024

A staple of the local Habitat for Humanity chapters in the Triangle returned on Friday, doing so in Chapel Hill at the site of a major ongoing project.

The Orange, Durham and Wake Habitats held their Triangle CEO Build at the Weavers Grove neighborhood under construction by the Orange County nonprofit. More than 50 leaders of major companies in the Research Triangle gathered to put together walls and frames for houses that will ultimately be part of 238 homes available in the mixed-income community not far from Weaver Dairy Road.

The CEO Build began in 2012, but Friday’s was the first between the Triangle Habitats since 2019 because the partnership was suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the event, the CEOs heard from a future Habitat homeowner and representatives from the local nonprofit’s leadership team about who their work will be helping.

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