Category: In The News

South Hampton Roads Habitat for Humanity Named Affiliate of the Year at the 2016 Sustainable Leadership Awards

Posted on 23 March, 2016

RICHMOND, VA — March 23, 2016 — South Hampton Roads Habitat for Humanity was honored at The 2016 Sustainable Leadership Awards, receiving the award for Affiliate of the Year. The annual awards recognize the region’s premiere developers, builders, architects, government officials and other industry professionals for their work in advancing the benefits of sustainable building. […]

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Habitat Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for Lake Kennedy Homes in Suffolk

Posted on 28 October, 2015

Habitat Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for Lake Kennedy Homes in Suffolk In celebration of Make a Difference Day, Saturday, October 24, Habitat SHR held a ceremonial groundbreaking and “framing frenzy” in the Lake Kennedy community in Suffolk. The Lake Kennedy development will feature nine new single-family units — four two-story homes and five one-story homes. Our […]

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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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There’s No Place Like Home

Posted on 28 January, 2015

Now Accepting New Homebuyer Applications Deadline: March 1, 2015 By: Carla Holmes, Director of Family Services   Dorothy said it best in the classic American musical fantasy, Wizard of Oz – “There’s no place like home.” At Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads, we don’t provide our families with magical ruby slippers, but we […]

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