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 …

5 Fun Items you Didn’t Know you Could Find at the ReStore!

Posted by Morgan Mullin, recent graduate of University of Washington and a huge ReStore fan: At Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore,  you’ll not only find  furniture and appliances at incredible prices, but you’ll also  be giving back to your local neighborhood WHILE YOU SHOP! .  By purchasing items at a ReStore, you are directly taking part in Habitat’s greater goal – …

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Teams Up with Altisource for Local Build Day

Los Angeles, CA (July 27, 2017) – Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) will welcome 30 Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (Altisource) (NASDAQ: ASPS) employees on Friday, July 28 who will roll up their sleeves to assist with the construction of four new homes on Henderson Avenue in Long Beach. The build day is part of the company’s …

Meet Four New Habitat LA Homeowners in Montebello

Colegrove Avenue collage

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 …