Category: Rebuilding the American Dream

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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“A ‘Pitch” with a Purpose”

Posted on 16 July, 2014

Tides’ mascot Rip Tide at the Rebuilding the American Dream home dedication launch. This year Habitat SHR will host a gathering to reunite with all partner families – where we share success stories and delight in the accomplishments of our new and prospective homeowners. As we continue our efforts aimed at supporting the Rebuilding the […]

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Americana! : A Celebration of National Homeownership Month

Posted on 25 June, 2014

With National Homeownership Month in full swing, we are keeping the celebration going! Last week, we commemorated the spirit of the American Dream with Americana! Generous donors, volunteers, and board members gathered for the patriotic-themed cocktail mixer in support of Habitat SHR’s Rebuilding the American Dream (RAD) campaign. The event took place at the Norfolk […]

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Get on the “Fast Track” to Habitat Homeownership

Posted on 19 June, 2014

New Survey Helps to Streamline Application Process By: Carla Holmes, Director of Family Services It’s National Homeownership Month, and we’re on a mission to make affordable homeownership available to more families in South Hampton Roads! To make this possible, we are encouraging families to complete an application to become eligible for our housing program. Habitat […]

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Congressman Bobby Scott Kicks-off National Homeownership Month with Habitat SHR

Posted on 10 June, 2014

On Saturday, Congressman Robert “Bobby” Scott and his congressional staff kicked off National Homeownership Month with a Habitat SHR team build at our property on 721 Bold Street in Portsmouth. The Bold Street property is one of 24 homes that will be renovated and sold to low-income families as part of the Rebuilding the American […]

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