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Who Will Be Crowned ‘The Big Kahuna’ in 2015? Watauga County Habitat for Humanity Hosts Competition March 21

Feb. 9, 2015. Watauga County Habitat for Humanity’s Big Kahuna competition is heating up fast. Sixteen individuals have taken the challenge and joined the competition. Each competitor has agreed to raise at least $1,000 for Watauga County Habitat for Humanity.

The individual that raises the most money will be crowned the Big Kahuna in Watauga County at the Don Ho-Down on Saturday, March 21, 2015. As of today, Habitat’s crew of Big Kahuna contestants includes:

  • Traci Royster, ASU
  • Jim Rogers, Appalachian Custom Builders
  • Wanda Hinshaw, Former Owner, Mast Farm Inn
  • Karen Barker, Mountain Sotheby’s Realty
  • Kevin Burnette, Peabody’s
  • Scott Williford, The Gamekeeper
  • Nena Alsaker, Keller Williams High Country
  • Danny Sullivan, Blue Ridge Vision
  • Jack Pepper, Pepper’s Restaurant
  • Scott Warren, Coldwell Banker Blair
  • Andy Ball, Mayor of Town of Boone
  • Linda Robinson, Village Real Estate
  • Jenny Miller, selfless Volunteer
  • Tom Trexler, retired educator, BREMCO
  • Rosa Ivey, CBC National Bank
  • Pete Hurbert, Boone Saloon

Each Big Kahuna contestant is organizing and hosting various events now through March 20, 2015. For more information about the participants, events or campaigns, and to show your support, visit www.wataugahabitat.org/?p=375.

Make plans to join in on the fun:

  • Event: Don Ho-Down (crowing on the Big Kahuna)
  • Date: Saturday, March 21, 2015
  • Time: 6:30 to 11 p.m.
  • Location: Appalachian Mountain Brewery

Donations will be accepted in support of Watauga County Habitat for Humanity during the event for bites including BBQ .

Watauga County Habitat for Humanity, an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, is a nondenominational nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating poverty housing. Habitat for Humanity brings together people with resources to provide simple, decent, affordable housing solutions for families in need.

Watauga County Habitat for Humanity was founded in 1987 and has served 25 families in Watauga County. For more information about Watauga County Habitat for Humanity, please visit our website at www.wataugahabitat.org.