COMSTOCK PARK, Mich.—Community members are invited to show their support for veterans by taking part in Kenowa Hills High School’s Homes For A Hero event thgis Friday, May 2.
Students have spent weeks preparing for the benefit, which will take place at Kenowa Hills High School, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The celebration will include a silent auction, cook-out and live entertainment as well as a ceremony recognizing veterans and active military members.
Homes For A Hero will also include a varsity rugby game between Kenowa Hills and Grand Haven, starting at 6 p.m. Kenowa Hills’ team will be sporting camouflage jerseys for the game. After the match-up, the Grand Rapids Original Swing Society will hold swing dancing under the stadium lights, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Proceeds from Homes For A Hero will go toward building a home for a veteran. Students are teaming up with Homes of Hope, a Grand Rapids organization, for the six-day build.