Groundbreakers, the Better Housing Coalition’s annual signature event, takes place the evening of Thursday, October 17, 2013 at the Hotel John Marshall. This red-carpet affair celebrates excellence in neighborhood revitalization and historic preservation in Richmond. All proceeds from the event support BHC’s mission of changing lives and transforming communities through high-quality, affordable housing.
During Groundbreakers, nominees and winners of the coveted Golden Hammer Awards will be featured and announced. Nominations are being accepted now for design and renovation projects in one of five categories. Deadline for Golden Hammer Award nominations: October 4.
BHC will also honor a Groundbreaker whose leadership and vision positively transform communities in the Greater Richmond region.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
The Hotel John Marshall
501 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Tom Silvestri, President & Publisher, Richmond Times-Dispatch
Red Carpet Reception: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Golden Hammer and Groundbreaker Awards ceremony: 6:15 – 7:15 p.m.
After-Party with dinner buffet and spirits: 7:15 – 9:00 p.m.