Brooksville, FL - (Nov.7, 2012) – Southern Hills Plantation Club recently welcomed the Hernando County Habitat for Humanity Building Hope Heroes’ Gala at the Southern Hills Plantation Clubhouse. The gala, a community awareness and fundraising event, recognized those who have contributed and made a difference in the Hernando County community.

Congressman Richard Nugent served as the evening’s keynote speaker. The heroes honored included:

  • Elizabeth “Liz” Jennings – The Dawn Center
  • Christine Collins – Pay it Forward Farm
  • Quaneisha Hawkins – Mt. Pilgram Free Will Baptist Church (Brooksville)

  • “We are honored that Hernando County Habitat for Humanity chose our community to host their event,” said Grady Miars, president of GreenPointe Communities. “The southern charm and natural beauty of Southern Hills Plantation Club makes it the perfect place to entertain, and will give everyone in the Brooksville community a little taste of Southern Hills living.”

    Southern Hills Plantation Club is a 1,000-acre master-planned neighborhood, located among beautiful and unique rolling hills north of Tampa Bay. Residents of Southern Hills Plantation Club enjoy stunning amenities with many recent enhancements to the facilities. The tennis, swimming, spa/salon and fitness facilities have been refreshed and offer a full-service staff. Food and beverage service has also been upgraded, including poolside service and casual dining at Pete’s Grille along with the grand dining room and banquet facilities at the clubhouse. An onsite lifestyles director coordinates a variety of member events and activities for all ages throughout the year.

    Southern Hills Plantation Club is located on US 41, three miles south of Brooksville, Fla. To visit Southern Hills Plantation Club from Suncoast Parkway: Take Spring Hill Drive exit and travel east to US 41. North on US 41 (Broad Street) to Southern Hills Boulevard on right. From I-75: Take Brooksville exit #301 and travel west on Highway 50/98. Follow Highway 50/98 Truck Route cut-off to US 41. South on US 41 (Broad Street) to Southern Hills Boulevard on left.
    More information about GreenPointe Homes at Southern Hills Plantation is available online at or by calling (904) 619-1928.

    Guests included Congressman Richard Nugent, Hernando Heroes Christine Collins, Quaneisha Hawkins and Liz Jennings and Sheriff Al Nienhuis.

    About GreenPointe Communities:
    GreenPointe Communities is the community development division of GreenPointe Holdings with extensive real estate market data and analytical systems to rapidly assess real estate values and challenges. Its mission is to acquire, create and transform residential and mixed-use communities into neighborhoods for today’s homebuyer while providing lasting, sustainable value.

    GreenPointe Communities respects the land and works diligently to protect and enhance nature’s best assets. This thoughtful practice allows GreenPointe Communities
    to create and reenergize communities that provide for a sustainable lifestyle where people want to live, work and enjoy recreation.

    GreenPointe Communities is currently acquiring, developing and transforming communities throughout the Southeast, including several in Jacksonville, Tampa, Brooksville and Ft. Myers.

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