Habitat LA Celebrates the Kickoff of their 800th Home!

On Wednesday, September 13th, Habitat LA kicked off the building of their 800th home alongside site sponsor Delta Air Lines. This will be Delta’s 7th home built in partnership with Habitat LA. Future homeowner, Denise Harris and her family, as well as Delta executives and Habitat LA staff were on hand to lift the first walls to this home that …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles will Honor “Sugar” Ray Leonard, Luc Robitaille and Morley Builders for their Commitment to Revitalizing and Transforming the Landscape of Los Angeles

2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball

Tickets are on sale now for the 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball® on September 28 Los Angeles, CA — September 11, 2017: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will honor “Sugar” Ray Leonard, Luc Robitaille and Morley Builders at its 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball® to be held on Thursday, September 28 at the historic Beverly Hilton. …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles to Commemorate September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance with Interfaith Build Days

Volunteers will Build Affordable Homes in Long Beach September 8-9 Los Angeles, CA – September 8, 2017:  Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) and volunteers from different faith traditions will join hands to build homes and hope on September 8 and 9 to mark the 16th anniversary of the 9-11attacks. Interfaith volunteers will work side-by-side to help …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Announces its 2017-18 Board of Directors

2017 Board Retreat

Los Angeles, CA – August 29, 2017:  Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) is pleased to announce its 2017-18 Board of Directors comprised of 23 members. The newly added Board members for this fiscal year include: Gerry Bross, Owner and General Manager of Hollywood Sierra Kitchens; Max de Brouwer, VP Finance North America, Grifols; Geoff Delahanty, Wealth …

Fun in the Sun: August Build Days!

August has been a busy month and we are thankful for the many different volunteer groups that partnered with us! In Long Beach, construction is underway on a new four home community. The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce’s professional staff spent their annual employee retreat working on these homes and showing their support for building more affordable housing in L.A. County. …

DIY Workshop: Visions Paint Party

The ReStore, for a few years now, has been bringing Pinterest to life with DIY workshops showing customers how to use ReStore materials for their creations. Our most recent DIY workshop took place in August at our Bellflower ReStore. The task was to transform an outdated piece of furniture into a work of art and the featured material was Visions …

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 …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles will Honor Morley Builders as the Builder of the Year at 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball® on September 28

Builders Ball 2017 Save the Date

Annual Event Honors Change Makers in Building & Real Estate Industries Los Angeles, CA – July 25, 2017: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will give top honors to Morley Builders at its 2017 Los Angeles Builders Ball® to be held Thursday, September 28 at the historic Beverly Hilton Hotel. Morley Builders, one of the preeminent leaders …

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 …