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, …

WME|IMG Foundation Walks the Walk at Compton Home Repair

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The day began bright and early with WME|IMG Co-CEO Ari Emanuel the first to arrive. Soon after, a bus with 40 eager volunteers pulled up. After a short introduction from Jo-An Turman, Habitat LA’s VP of Entertainment Industry Partnerships, the work began. Organized by our wonderful home repair team, the group then broke up into smaller teams. The day’s tasks …

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, but it’s even cooler 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, who come from the design and real estate fields, …