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More than 60 attend Yoga event to benefit Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County at Monmouth Racetrack

Freehold, NJ -  On April 22, Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County and DNB Events hosted an Earth Day Yoga Event at the Monmouth Race Track. The event featured local Yoga instructors - Chrisanne Milko from Monmouth Beach Yoga & Wellness, DonnaLyn Giegrich of Yoga on the Lake Summer Series and Vanessa Van Noy from Synergy Hot Yoga.
"This event has grown exponentially since last year, it's a great way to help promote the mission of Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County in a unique and fun way. The support around this event from the Yoga community has been amazing," said Donna Beriont, DNB Events. 

More than 60 attendees joined special guests Megan Callus of Ignitable Fitness and Dina Hafner of Kinetric Wellness give opening remarks about stretching and nutrition. After the 60-minute yoga session, guests enjoyed a wine tasting hosted by Buy Rite of Holmdel and a special trunk show from Athleta of Shrewsbury.
The event serves as the kick-off to Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County's annual series of Women Build events including How-To Workshops at Lowes, Women Build Days that are sold out, culminates at the annual A Taste for Homes event at the Oyster Point Hotel on May 21.
Click here to see pictures from the event. 
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About Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County
Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County (HFHMC), serving Northeast and Western Monmouth County, is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity with the mission to put God's love into action. The organization brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope and a vision of realizing a decent place to live. HFHMC seeks to eliminate sub-standard housing and help low-income families achieve the dream of homeownership throughout its service area. It works with communities to develop decent and affordable housing where people can live and raise their families. In 2013, the affiliate hosted a Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project site in Union Beach to continue Sandy Relief projects in the area. The affiliate has built over 50 new homes and continues to support families through its A Brush with Kindness and Ramps & Rails programming. The affiliate currently services 83% of Monmouth County and includes the following towns and municipalities: Aberdeen, Allentown, Atlantic Highlands, Colts Neck, Deal, Eatontown, Englishtown, Fair Haven, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Hazlet, Highlands, Holmdel, Howell, Keansburg, Keyport, Little Silver, Long Branch, Manalapan, Marlboro, Matawan, Middletown, Millstone Township, Monmouth Beach, Morganville, Ocean Township, Oceanport, Red Bank, Rumson, Sea Bright, Shrewsbury Township, Tinton Falls, Union Beach, and West Long Branch. For more information visit

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