Hollywood Comes to Hyde Park Place During 2016 Hollywood Build

Residents of the 500 and 600 blocks of Hyde Park Place in Inglewood, CA. woke up on June 5th to see a new sparkle up and down their street, thanks to about 400 volunteers who completed neighborhood upgrades as part of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ (Habitat LA) 2016 Hollywood Build. The two day build brought out members …

Habitat LA in Argentina

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) was proud to recently support the work of Habitat for Humanity Argentina through our tithe and by sending a group to help build in a home in La Mantanza, Argentina during the last week of April. Our group of 16 was made up of board members, staff, major donors and longtime …

Coolhaus Creates Custom Habitat LA Ice Cream Sammies

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  I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Everyone loves ice cream especially when you can enjoy a delicious treat and support a good cause like Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) at the same time! Coolhaus co-founders, Natasha Case and Freya Estreller, come from backgrounds in the design and real estate fields, but …

2016 Los Angeles Builders Ball

Maria and Raul Salinas, Honorary Co-Chairs of the 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 …