Feather the Nest is organized by Marvin Daniel, President of KDW Home, and co-chaired by Laura and Hal Habr. The event is much like a bridal or baby shower with a goal of collecting donations of home furnishings and gift cards which are made available to the people Hope House supports. The purpose of this event is to ensure that individuals have the means to make their house a home, and for individuals coming into Hope House services with a little or nothing, have funds/items/gift cards to furnish their home.

Here is how the event operates! In lieu of a ticket price, all we ask is that invitees bring a NEW home furnishing item or a gift card to the event. At the event, attendees will be able to enjoy an evening of live music, delicious food donated by local restaurants, and an a few complimentary drinks provided by event sponsors. Guests also get the privilege of meeting some of the people we support and their families.

This is an invitation only event. However, if you would like to donate to the efforts or become a part of this group effort that truly inspires and influences the lives of the people Hope House supports, please feel free to contact us or donate here https://www.hope-house.org/donate/donate-online/. Simply denote "Feather the Nest" in the 'In honor or memory of' section.

Dates & Facts - FTN 2020 has been cancelled*

Dates & Hours: Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6 pm

Croc's 19th Street Bistro, 620 19th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Attendance: ~400
Admission Fee:
This is an invitation only event.
If you would like to get involved, please contact Elena Montello or call her at 757-625-6161 x507.



The sponsorship packets for the 2020 Feather the Nest event are now available! Download this year's sponsorship packet here: 2020 FTN (pdf)

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or would like more information, you may also contact Elena Montello via email.

Sponsorship Levels:

Eagle- Presenting Sponsor


Cardinal Sponsors


Bluejay Sponsors




 2020 Feather the Nest Sponsors

 Event Sponsors:



Cardinal sponsors:

  Standing_Co._logo.jpg  BDOR_logo_300dpi_RGB-01.jpg         

Bluejay sponsors:

 Kaufman__Canoles_Logo_to_use_website.jpg    hooklawcenter_logo.jpg