American Crime Story: Versace

Every time a television show wraps there are set pieces leftover that still have a lot of life left in them. Fox Studios has an entire team dedicated to making sure these pieces have the opportunity at a second home. American Crime Story: Versace wrapped this season and many of the fabulous, well-made set decor was donated to Habitat for …

Habitat LA Toasts Donors and Volunteers at Holiday Party

Donor Reception 2017 - 1

Each year at this time, we invite our donors and volunteers to celebrate the season as we reflect upon the past year. We all had much to celebrate this past year, including being named once again as a Top 25 Residential Home Builder in Los Angeles by The Los Angeles Business Journal (and the only nonprofit on the list) and …

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. …

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 …

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 …

7th General Hospital Fan Build Day

GHFanBuild17 group

The 7th General Hospital Fan Build was recently held at the site of our six-home neighborhood in the City of Bellflower. Fans of the long-running daytime drama generously donated $300 for the opportunity to spend the day building homes alongside their favorite cast members, some coming from as far as New Jersey and Saskatchewan! It was an intimate group that …

National Volunteer Week Spotlight on Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson (2nd from left) Volunteer since 2003.

In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23-29), we are thrilled to highlight some of our awesome build site volunteers who help build homes and hope everyday! Bob Johnson has been a friendly face on our build sites for many years, helping thousands of volunteers learn to build. Bob is one of our beloved retiree volunteers, whom we affectionately refer …