Villanova University Spring Service Break Recap

Last month, sixteen college freshmen from Villanova University spent their spring break week working on Habitat Catawba Valley’s new home construction and Habitat Repairs!  While they were here, they also participated in fun activities and had the opportunity to get to know our community better.  

Activities included:

  • Mass at St. Aloysius Catholic Church
  • Hike at Hawksbill Mountain with HFHCV staff
  • Pizza Party hosted by St. Aloysius Catholic Church
  • Evening Service and Dinner at Bethany Lutheran Church
  • Wildcat Welcome hosted by HFHCV at the ReStore
  • Lunch Speakers:
    •    Bobby Boyd, HFHCV Board President
    •    Tina Morgan, HFHCV Homeowner Services Director
    •    Mitzi Gellman, HFHCV Executive Director
    •    Rob Howard, Mitsubishi

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Thank you to the organizations who helped us provide for our volunteers that week:
St. Aloysius Catholic Church – Host, Sunday Mass & Pizza Party
First Baptist Church of Hickory – Meal
First Presbyterian Church of Newton – Meal
First Presbyterian Church of Hickory – Meal
Bethany Lutheran Church – Evening Service & Dinner
Northminster Presbyterian Church – Meal
First United Methodist Church of Hickory – Meal

If you would like to provide for our future volunteer groups, contact Jenna Cucco at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..