A Party in Hard Hats: Friends Volunteer To Build Habitat House in Riverside - 27 East

A Party in Hard Hats: Friends Volunteer To Build Habitat House in Riverside

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Ellen Greaves and  Liz Karpin work on the tile in the bathroom at the house.  DANA SHAW

Ellen Greaves and Liz Karpin work on the tile in the bathroom at the house. DANA SHAW

Peg Greave and Jacquie Harned work on the floors in the one of the bedrooms.  DANA SHAW

Peg Greave and Jacquie Harned work on the floors in the one of the bedrooms. DANA SHAW

Joy Flynn works on mending the fence.  DANA SHAW

Joy Flynn works on mending the fence. DANA SHAW

Pat Sanders, Kathy Dunn and Lauren Matsen cut floor boards.  DANA SHAW

Pat Sanders, Kathy Dunn and Lauren Matsen cut floor boards. DANA SHAW

Liz Karpin cuts tile for the bathroom.  DANA SHAW

Liz Karpin cuts tile for the bathroom. DANA SHAW

Jayne Katz and Nan Liubenov measure floor boards in one of the bedrooms.   DANA SHAW

Jayne Katz and Nan Liubenov measure floor boards in one of the bedrooms. DANA SHAW

Kathy Daly and Linda Borenstein get ready to grout one of the bathrooms.  DANA SHAW

Kathy Daly and Linda Borenstein get ready to grout one of the bathrooms. DANA SHAW

Ellen Greaves and Liz Karpin work on the tile in one of the bathrooms.  DANA SHAW

Ellen Greaves and Liz Karpin work on the tile in one of the bathrooms. DANA SHAW

Pat Sanders and Lauren Matsen place floorboards in one of the bedrooms.  DANA SHAW

Pat Sanders and Lauren Matsen place floorboards in one of the bedrooms. DANA SHAW

Jayne Katz and Nan Liubenov cut floor boards in one of the bedrooms.   DANA SHAW

Jayne Katz and Nan Liubenov cut floor boards in one of the bedrooms. DANA SHAW

Kitty Merrill on Jun 7, 2023
Asked what inspired them to volunteer to work on a Habitat for Humanity house, Linda Borenstein of East Quogue and Kathy Daly of Patchogue simply pointed their tools, a grout... more

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