Habitat for Humanity will be celebrating the National Women Build Week. The event held the week before Mother's day, challenges women to dedicate one day to join an effort to eliminate or reduce poverty housing. This week the National Women Build Week will be held from May 5, day which also commemorates the Battle Puebla, to May 13, 2012. Women build projects across the world in more than 30 countries. Women can and do make a difference in their communities by building homes and raising awareness of local housing needs. According to the Habitat for Humanity's website, this national annual event has helped to construct more than 1,800 houses. National Women Build Week brings together women from all walks of life to address the housing crisis facing millions of women and children worldwide.