Musician Tracy Worth helps build homes with Habitat for Humanity
Music artist Tracy Worth joins women and faith groups to help Habitat for Humanity build homes with families in need
AMERICUS, Ga., Oct. 6, 2004 — Serenity Entertainment national recording artist Tracy Worth is joining Habitat for Humanity International to swing a hammer and raise awareness with families in need of a simple, decent place to live.From recording public service announcements and distributing information at concerts to joining fans at construction sites, Tracy Worth will help make a difference in communities across the country.
“Habitat for Humanity has a special ministry that touches not only the lives of the families it serves but also the volunteers who give their time to help,” says Worth. “I am so happy to work closely with Habitat in a way that will get more people involved so they can experience the power of Habitat’s ministry.”
Worth will partner with churches under Habitat’s “Faith Works” special events program that brings people of faith together to fundraise and help build homes. She will also join teams of women construction crews for Habitat’s “Women Build” programs around the country.
“We are truly honored to have Tracy’s support for our ministry,” said Chris Clarke, senior vice president of Communications for Habitat for Humanity International. “Her example will inspire many people to care even more about the communities where they live.”
Tracy Worth’s compact disc, “Don’t Let Heaven Pass You By,” is distributed nationally by Taseis Media Group in association with RYKO Distribution for the mainstream and Word Entertainment for the Christian Booksellers Association. Singles from the album appear nationally on the Sheridan Gospel Network, Radio One Network and XM Satellite Radio as well as on local radio stations across the country. Her music videos, “I’ll Follow You” featuring Melvin Williams and “What He Does Best,” appears on BET Video Gospel, The Word Network, TBN’s “Eastman Curtis” and MBC’s “BroSteve TV.” She has also given numerous performances for large Christian audiences at venues such as Trinity Broadcasting Network’s “Praise the Lord,” “Bobby Jones Gospel Explosion,” Gospel Music Workshop of America and music bed for T.D. Jakes Ministries. Worth’s career also includes working as a broadcast host and guest artist on programs such as Billy Carson of Chicago “Gospel City Videos,” Evangeline Bullock of Rocky Mount, N.C., “Shine,” “Bobby Jones Top 20,” “Diane Blackmon for the Gospel Insider”, Sheridan Gospel Network’s “SGN the Light.” Look for Tracy on the premiere of The Gospel Music Channel with Rick Joyner.
Upcoming appearances for the music artist include “Gospel Superfest, USA,” “Mom’s & Professional Athletes” and at Habitat for Humanity worksites nationwide.
Habitat for Humanity International, based in Americus, Ga., is a Christian ministry dedicated to eliminating poverty housing. By the end of 2005, Habitat will have built its 200,000th house and more than one million people will be living in Habitat homes they helped build and are buying through no-profit, zero-interest mortgages. www.habitat.org