Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles recognized outstanding individuals and companies with a special celebrity-filled bash at their annual Los Angeles Builders Ball ® Presented by City National Bank on Thursday, September 27th at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The gala brought together stars such as SYTYCD judge Nigel Lythgoe, NFL Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson, actors Eric Benét & Glynn Turman and a spectacular performance by The Pointer Sisters.

This annual event was presented by City National Bank this year and celebrated outstanding individuals and companies that share Habitat LA’s commitment to revitalizing and transforming the landscape of Los Angeles. In addition to recognizing the organization’s counterparts in the building and real estate related industries, this event also raises funds and awareness for Habitat LA’s mission to empower low-income families by building strength and stability through homeownership.

“It’s an honor to recognize these incredible leaders whose work has positively transformed the landscape of Los Angeles,” saidErin Rank, President and CEO Habitat LA. “The Los Angeles Rams, AECOM and Thrivent Financial all share a deep commitment to serving and supporting their community. These organizations have been valuable partners with Habitat LA for many years, helping make affordable housing a reality for hundreds of families across Los Angeles County.”