5 Local Groups Join Forces To Host Fundraiser For Angels Housing Project 1/11/14
CBS 7 News
January 11, 2014
ODESSA-Whether you have a sports bike, motorcycle, cruiser, car or truck, all are invited to take part in the first fundraiser for the Angels Housing Project.
The Ector County Angels, Street Kings, Looking up for Hope, Stone Gators, and Texas Sportsbike Riders, are all sponsoring the project, which was created to help families who don't have adequate living conditions and who are in need of help.
Riders will meet at 2:30 pm at the Stripes off of 191 and Faudree, and will end up at C.J. Kelly Park in Midland at 4:30 pm for an all you can eat lunch for just $10-dollars.
The Angels Housing Project are currently in the process of helping one family who has no running water due to bad lines under the house, and a few other families who were found living in there vehicles during the winter. They plan on helping many more with similar problems who are in need of help.
Grace Aguilar, the founder of Ector County Angels says their goal is to be able to house a few families in the future, and says all tenants who qualify for the housing will be required to "PAY IT FORWARD". By paying it forward she means they will be required to help others by donating their time in various ways to those who are in need just as they are.
There will be burgers, chips, cookies and drinks for all to enjoy.