2016 Los Angeles Builders Ball

We are happy to announce that our 2016 Los Angeles Builders Ball will be on Thursday, October 13th, held once again at the beautiful Beverly Wilshire Hotel. We are honored to have Raul and Maria Salinas return as co-chairs and they are already hard at work to make this event even more successful than the last! The 2015 Builders Ball …

Sidecar Doughnuts Partners with Habitat for Humanity

            Each month Sidecar Doughnuts partners with a different charity/non-profit group. For the month of April, they have partnered with Habitat for Humanity! This month, the lovely, Meyer Lemon is their featured flavor. With every purchase of the Meyer Lemon doughnut, 10% of the proceeds will be donated to Habitat LA and Habitat OC. The Meyer …

Celebrate Earth Day with Habitat LA’s ReStores!

Our ReStores have several ways for you to join us in celebrating Earth Day and the practices of recycling, reuse and resourcefulness! Earth Day is on April 22, but let’s get started now and celebrate all month long! Now through Friday, April 21st Take advantage of Habitat LA’s partnership with Rain Barrels Intl. and pre-order a rain barrel online for …

Donate to the ReStore this Month

Spring is finally upon us, which means spring cleaning! Here at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles, we want you to celebrate Earth Day all month long with us and spring clean effectively. Spring is a time to refresh with new vibes in your home and in your life. Declutter your home and free yourself of the things that …

Celebrate Earth Day All Month Long

Join our Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles ReStores in celebrating Earth Day all month long. You can start by going green at home with small changes. Put on some good music and get to spring cleaning! Spring is a season of renewal and a time to reflect and refresh. Break bad habits or old ways and rejuvenate new …

César Chávez Day

In remembrance of César Chávez, we designate this day to celebrate his birthday as well as honor his commitment to social justice and human dignity. Chávez was a prominent labor leader and civil rights activist who dedicated his life to improving treatment, pay, and working conditions of farm workers. Being a farm worker since the age of 10, Chávez knew …

Mary Lawson’s Home Gets “Cool” Upgrades

Mary Lawson is now prepared for anything that Nature throws her way — El Nino, hot weather, cold weather, termites and all of the challenges that can befall a homeowner, thanks to Habitat for Humanity of Los Angeles (Habitat LA). A year ago, Mary was pestered by an annoying leak in the kitchen ceiling of the house she has lived …

The Castañeda Family Became Homeowners in 2000 with the Help of Habitat LA and Hollywood

The home of Yolanda Castañeda House holds many warm memories, especially from a magical week back in 2000 when her family saw their home in Wilmington, CA being built in a week by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) volunteers at the first Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity build. Becoming a Habitat LA homeowner was already a …

Tune Into The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills on March 8th

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will be featured in tomorrow night’s episode of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Tune into Bravo at 9pm and catch the housewives helping us freshen up a home, that we originally built in 1993, with new paint and drought tolerant landscaping. The housewives were also joined by volunteers from The …

Help Habitat LA Go All the Way in the BreadBoost Bracket Challenge!

March Madness is upon us! In the competitive spirit of the tournament, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) is participating in the BreadBoost Bracket Challenge sponsored by Pastime Tournaments. Just as our favorite college teams will be facing off, Habitat LA will compete against other non-profits in elimination rounds for a chance to win $10,000 on top …