SSCVA, Star Plaza Theatre, NWI Veterans Action Council, Habitat for Humanity, and the American Legion Post 94 to announce event to benefit veteran organizations


5905 Roosevelt Street

Merrillville, IN 46410

Tuesday, Sept 22, 2015

2 p.m.


Speros A. Batistatos, president and CEO of the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority; W.F. "Bill" Wellman; Mark Bishop, general manager of Star Plaza Theatre; and Dan Klein, executive director of Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana; will be hosting a press conference on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at 2 p.m. to discuss an event aimed at benefitting local veteran organizations. The press conference will be hosted in front of the NWI Veterans Action Council and Habitat for Humanity's first Veterans Build home, located at 5905 Roosevelt Street in Merrillville.

During the conference, specific details about the event will be discussed, as well as the impact this event will have on the veteran organizations, specifically the NWI Veterans Action Council and Habitat for Humanity's Veteran Build program. Press conference attendees will learn how the Veterans Build program assists local veterans.

All comments and questions will be addressed at the press conference.

No RSVP required, all inquiries should be directed to Stacina Stagner, Communications Coordinator, at 219-554-2175 or