Habitat for Heroes: Golfing with a Purpose

| Posted on 8 October, 2015

October 1 – While many Hampton Roads residents prepared for Hurricane Joaquin, our dedicated Habitat staff, U.S. Naval Academy Alumni, avid golfers, as well as many generous sponsors and donors braved the elements to raise awareness and funding for the Habitat for Heroes initiative. In partnership with the Hampton Roads Naval Academy Alumni Chapter, Habitat […]

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Kenley Commons Home Dedication: Five Families, One Mission

| Posted on 21 September, 2015

On Saturday, September 12th, Habitat SHR closed out the summer with a bang!  The completion of Kenley Commons – a multi-unit subdivision located in Virginia Beach – resulted in FIVE dedications for five hardworking, deserving families.  Habitat SHR celebrated the accomplishment of each family with a Home Dedication Barbecue. During the Dedication, Habitat volunteers, Red […]

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The Journey Home: Aracena Family Home Dedication

| Posted on 17 August, 2015

We often talk about what it means to grasp hold of the American Dream—a dream that boasts the opportunity for prosperity, success, upward mobility and homeownership. Founded on a principle that anything is possible, our great nation makes it possible for organizations like Habitat for Humanity to thrive and implement programs and services aimed at […]

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Habitat DIY: The Perfect Backyard Bench!

| Posted on 22 July, 2015

With the help of our construction and ReStore team, we’ve outlined a DIY summer project that requires minimal effort. It’s simple, easy to assemble and budget friendly! Looking to add a new design element to your patio or backyard? A cinderblock bench is a simple way to ReFresh your outdoor motif on a budget. Create […]

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| Posted on 29 April, 2015

By Anna Fitzgerald, Volunteer & Community Engagement Coordinator As we close out National Volunteer Month, we are excited about the work of our committed Habitat volunteers – the real lifeblood of our organization. Each volunteer selflessly donates their time, talents and resources — playing an essential role in our mission to eliminate substandard housing conditions […]

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