Habitat LA Volunteer Builds at 34th Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles volunteer, Tom Rooney, traveled to Canada this year for the 34th Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project (CWP). To mark Canada’s 150th anniversary, the CWP built 150 homes alongside 150 future Habitat homeowners. Tom worked with Habitat for Humanity Edmonton where 75 of the 150 homes were built. Every morning all of the …

5 Fun Items you Didn’t Know you Could Find at the ReStore!

Posted by Morgan Mullin, recent graduate of University of Washington and a huge ReStore fan: At Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore,  you’ll not only find  furniture and appliances at incredible prices, but you’ll also  be giving back to your local neighborhood WHILE YOU SHOP! .  By purchasing items at a ReStore, you are directly taking part in Habitat’s greater goal – …

Upcoming DIY Workshop: Painting

We are throwing a paint party at our Bellflower ReStore on Saturday, August 12 from 10am – 2pm. Visions Paint Recycling will be leading a DIY workshop on how to paint your home, repaint a dresser, measure paint for projects and offer many other useful painting tips. Be sure to grab your best painting pal and join us!

Planned Giving: Leaving a Legacy While Providing for Heirs

Charitable gifts included as part of your long-range estate and financial planning can offer a wonderful way to provide lasting support to organizations and institutions that will survive well into the future. It’s possible to make a “gift of a lifetime” to Habitat LA while possibly minimizing taxes and settlement costs and conserving more of your estate for your loved …

Help Habitat LA win $100,000 in the Macy’s Shop for a Cause Charity Challenge on CrowdRise

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We have joined the Macy’s Shop For A Cause Charity Challenge, a fundraising competition on CrowdRise, and are competing for up to $300,000 in prize money. Habitat LA has joined the Challenge to raise money to build more affordable homeownership opportunities.  We are grateful to Macy’s for their commitment to organizations like Habitat LA and for helping to raise millions …

Meet Four New Habitat LA Homeowners in Montebello

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On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, we happily dedicated four new, affordable and sustainable homes in Montebello, by blessing each home and presenting these four hardworking families with the keys to their new homes.  The homes were built in partnership with the City of Montebello and Partnership Housing, along with the generous support of Bank of America, the Habitat LA Catholic Coalition, …

Our Fiscal Year is Coming to a Close and We Need Your Help

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There are less than 48 hours left in our fiscal year and we need YOUR help to reach our fundraising goal! Please consider making a gift today. Your generosity will truly make a difference in the lives of so many wonderful families who need decent, sustainable and affordable housing in the greater Los Angeles area. Double Your Impact: Until 11:59 …

La Cienega Design Quarter’s LEGENDS 2017 Event Raises Nearly $25,000 for Habitat LA

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The La Cienega Design Quarter (LCDQ) has been a longtime supporter of Habitat LA’s mission of Building a Greater Los Angeles, naming it as one of the beneficiaries of its annual LEGENDS event for many years and raising nearly $200,000 since 2012. During this year’s LEGENDS event, held May 9-11, the design community raised nearly $25,000 to support affordable housing, …