Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity Partners with The Armstrong Hotel, Ace Gillett’s Lounge and New Belgium Brewery for Jazz in the Square

Fort Collins, Colo. (Aug. 16, 2016) – As part of its mission to provide the community with safe and affordable housing, Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity invites the community to Jazz in the Square on Friday, Aug. 19, 6-8 p.m. in Old Town Square. The free event is hosted by the Armstrong Hotel, Ace Gillett’s Lounge and New Belgium Brewery and will present live jazz performances to benefit The House That Beer Built II.

“The House That Beer Built II is a collaboration among numerous remarkable breweries and organizations in Fort Collins,” said Kristin Candella, Executive Director of Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity. “We look forward to this upbeat event to unite the community and bring a safe and comfortable lifestyle to our neighbors.”

Jazz in the Square is presenting live music from The Subterranean Jazz Trio and special guests: John Olson, Gabriel Mervine, Josh Quinlan, Tupac Valverde, Ben Markley and Matt Smiley. The Armstrong Hotel, Ace Gillett’s Lounge and New Belgium Brewery will also be holding an auction to benefit the cause, which will feature a vintage 2004 New Belgium Cruiser, hotel getaway package, Ace Gillett’s t-shirts, drink tokens, New Belgium swag and more.

The House That Beer Built II benefits a new home for the Beavers family. After moving several times in recent years due to lack of affordable housing, they look forward to the stable and secure life ensured by a new home provided by Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity.

For more information on The House That Beer Built II or Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity, please visit www.FortCollinsHabitat.org.

Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seek to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Fort Collins Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing in the Fort Collins area and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Habitat for Humanity was founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all. www.FortCollinsHabitat.org.

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