Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles to Host 2016 Veterans Build Presented by The Albertsons Companies Foundation and The Vons Foundation November 11-12

Volunteers and Veterans will commemorate Veterans Day by building six new homes in Bellflower  Los Angeles, CA (November 7, 2016) – In recognition of Veterans Day, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will bring together hundreds of volunteers and veterans to build six new affordable homes in the City of Bellflower. One of these homes will be …

Give LA to Build LA

We’re really excited to let you know that we’re participating in the GIVE Los Angeles Challenge. It’s a fundraising campaign hosted by Los Angeles magazine where organizations in the Los Angeles area compete to raise the most money and a grand prize cash donation of $15,000. It starts TODAY and a total of $30,000 will be given away to organizations in the Challenge. …

Habitat for Humanity and Nissan enter second decade of partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contacts:             Ali Mullin amullin@habitatla.org                                                                                    [LOS ANGELES, Ca.] (October 24, 2016) — Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will receive a new …

Happy World Habitat Day!

Today is World Habitat Day! We at Habitat for Humanity believe that homeownership empowers and provides low-income families and individuals with the strength, stability and self-reliance to change their lives and build a strong foundation for a better future. In honor of World Habitat Day we have posted a series of blogs from our partner homeowners and staff, please take …

World Habitat Day: A Prayer for Shelter

World Habitat Day is a designated day each year that recognizes the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter and encourages grass roots action toward enduring poverty housing. We are posting a series of blogs written from different perspectives that illustrate the importance of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Prayer by: Patty Lee, Associate …

World Habitat Day: Homeownership IS Possible!

World Habitat Day is a designated day each year that recognizes the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter and encourages grass roots action toward enduring poverty housing. We are posting a series of blogs written from different perspectives that illustrate the importance of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Blog post by: Mar’Lyn Bland, Habitat …

Jimmy Carter’s 32-Year Passion Project to Build Homes

For 32 years, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter have made it an annual tradition to build homes with Habitat for Humanity during the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project. The first one took place in New York City in 1984 and since then has helped build more than 4,000 homes. At almost 92 years old the work is hard, but gratifying …

World Habitat Day: Opening the Door to Homeownership

World Habitat Day is a designated day each year that recognizes the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter and encourages grass roots action toward enduring poverty housing. We are posting a series of blogs written from different perspectives that illustrate the importance of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Blog post by: The Nepomuceno Escobedo …