ADVISORY, Dec. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Habitat for Humanity, a global non-profit housing organization that brings people together to build homes, communities and hope, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Larry Gluth, SVP, US and Canada region at Atlanta-based Habitat for Humanity International will ring the Opening Bell.Joining on stage will be Eddie Shapiro, CEO, Nest Seekers International and Celebrity Chef Jason Roberts, Star of ABC's The Chew. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Contact: THE REPRESENTATIVES Darren J. Bettencourt (212) 240-9091 email@example.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916 Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ . For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx . Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx . Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice. About Habitat for Humanity International: Habitat for Humanity International is a global non-profit organization that seeks to bring people together to build homes, communities and hope. Since 1976, Habitat has served more than 600,000 families by welcoming people of all races, religions and nationalities to construct, rehabilitate or preserve homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.