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 …

Just announced: The Official Prince Tribute Band and R&B Singer Shanice Wilson to perform at Los Angeles Builders Ball

The Prince Tribute Band has been electrifying audiences worldwide since Prince’s untimely passing. They thrilled Los Angeles recently on the steps of LA City Hall to honor the legendary artist. The band presents Princes’ music authentically and the exact way as if he was still here performing with them. Under the direction of Prince’s last bassist, Andrew Gouche`, and featuring …

Guest Blog Post: Wells Fargo Volunteer Day

Guest Blog Post by: Edgar Tellez, Inbound Sales Specialist, Wells Fargo Customer Connection I am writing to share with all of you my experience of volunteering for the first time through the Wells Fargo Volunteer Program. For some time, I have wanted to volunteer, and recently found information through our company about Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA), an opportunity …

Kendra Gives Back Party

You are invited to join us for a Kendra Gives Back Party where you can enjoy guilt-free jewelry shopping knowing that 20% of proceeds from the evening will benefit Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA)! Mark your calendar for Thursday, September 22nd from 6pm – 8pm at The Point in El Segundo. Complimentary beverages and sweets will …