Mexi-CAN Global Village Trip

Seven members of the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) Board of Directors helped to build a home for Juan, Monica and their son Emmanuel in Nayarit, Mexico this February 2018 through our annual Chairman’s Global Village trip. “It was a rewarding week of being able to see Habitat’s work in action internationally, said Erin Rank President …

Estate Planning Resource Fair

On Saturday, February 10th, Thrivent Investment Management will be hosting an Estate Planning Seminar (Estate Planning – Remembering your Children, Churches & Charities) at the Bethany Lutheran Church (4644 Clark Ave, Long Beach 90808). There will be a resource fair with representatives from organizations that include Habitat for Humanity, Long Beach Rescue Mission, New Hope Grief Support Community and Christian Outreach …

Los Angeles Area Habitat for Humanity ReStores Provide More Ways to Support Affordable Housing in the Community

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Members of the community are encouraged to donate Items, shop discounted merchandise and volunteer Los Angeles, CA — January 19, 2018: Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ (Habitat LA) ReStores sell low-cost building and home improvement materials to the community. In the ReStores, shoppers will find items such as new and gently used furniture, appliances, lumber, hardware, vintage and …

Building the Beloved Community

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By Jonathan Reckford and Erin Rank Habitat for Humanity is propelled by a vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. We devote ourselves to creating that world because we believe everyone — every single one of us, regardless of who we are or where we come from — deserves a decent life and deserves the …

Betty Monroy, Proud Mother and Habitat Homeowner in Downey

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Betty Monroy learned about Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) in 2008. She was a long-time resident of Downey and very active in her community.  As a single mother of three, she was working several jobs just to make ends meet. During the economic downturn, Betty lost her primary job and found herself working several part-time jobs …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Completes Six New Homes in the City of Bellflower

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Home Dedication Ceremony will take place Thursday, November 30 Los Angeles, CA — November 29, 2017:  Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) is pleased to announce the completion of six new, affordable homes on Ramona Street in the City of Bellflower.  On Thursday, November 30, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., the Afemata, Gutierrez, Jimenez, Madrigal, …