This event allows women the opportunity to gather together to address the housing crisis facing millions of women and their families around the world. Participants learn new construction skills and support their community, while encouraging men and boys to celebrate the women in their lives. Women Build brings more affordable opportunities to families in Southern Alberta and supports women empowerment world-wide in its unique community fundraiser and volunteer activity. This event joins women together from across the globe who are fighting to find a better way of living for families. The funds raised by the women and corporate partners totalled over $174,200! Most importantly, the participants had a lot of fun and completed an incredible amount of work.