Women Build: Our Towns Habitat for Humanity and Lowe's will team up on May 7 for National Women Build Week. They're looking for local women to volunteer to work on five homes in Poole Place in Cornelius. Lowe's is providing $5,000 Lowe's gift cards and materials to more than 250 Habitat affiliates. To volunteer or donate, call Cathy Petriano at 704-896- 8957 ext. 108, email email@example.com or visit www.ourtownshabitat.org.
Downtown manager: Kim Fleming, interim downtown manager since October 2010, has accepted the position of Davidson's downtown manager. Fleming, a five-year Davidson resident, recently served as the fundraising co-chairman for the Davidson Public Library, a campaign that brought in more than $210,000.
New officers: Former Treasurer John Venzon of Davidson was elected chairman of the board of directors. Dawn Huston was elected secretary. Huston, a Mooresville resident, has been a board member since October 2009. The board also elected Huntersville communications executive Brett Ellis as treasurer.