Disaster Relief: We’ve Done This Before; We’re Going to Do It Again

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The devastation caused by the recent hurricanes has left most of us feeling helpless and wondering how we can help.  As tragic as these events have been, we must come together quickly to help begin rebuilding efforts.  Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria, have caused catastrophic destruction that will take years to reverse, however we here at Habitat for Humanity …

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 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 Hammers Back

Our hearts have been heavy as we have seen Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma wreak havoc on southeast Texas, the Louisiana coast, Florida and the Caribbean. More than 30 of our own Habitat affiliates have been personally touched by the storms. We too have watched helplessly as residents and rescuers have navigated the catastrophic damage, but inspired simultaneously by the selfless acts …

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 …

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!