Auction items help build homes

Housatonic Habitat for Humanity will hold a dinner-dance benefit Friday, Sept. 23, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Western Connecticut State University campus in Danbury. Proceeds will support the development of affordable housing in western Connecticut.

Merchants interested in supporting the nonprofit organization’s mission with goods and services for its auction may sign up by Aug. 30 to be included in the 25th anniversary event. or call 203-744-1340.