Wounded Warrior Home Dedication

Beaches Habitat Builds Home for Wounded Warrior Atlantic Beach, FL –Beaches Habitat congratulates Gena and Ryan Smith as its first Wounded Warrior Partner Family. To celebrate the completion of construction, a dedication ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 18th at 12:30 p.m. The location of the Smith Family home is 610 Orchid Street in […]

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3RD ANNUAL PATRIOT TOUR RAISES FUNDS TO FINANCIALLY SUPPORT WOUNDED VETERANS ****************************************************************************** December 15th 2012…On Saturday, December 15th, 2012, the Nation of Patriots (501(C)3 nonprofit that raises money for the families of wounded veterans) will be donating $1,213 to a wounded veteran and his family in Atlantic Beach, FL and teaming up with Beaches Habitat […]

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Beaches Habitat to Build Home for Wounded Warrior | Press Release

Atlantic Beach, FL –Beaches Habitat is honored to introduce Gena and Ryan Smith as its first Wounded Warrior Partner Family. To celebrate the start of construction, a wall raising ceremony will be held on Saturday, November 10th at 12:30 p.m. for the Smith Family. The location is 610 Orchid Street in Mayport.

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Habitat for Humanity, Lowe’s seek women volunteers to build homes during National Women Build Week

Thousands of women across the country join together May 5 – 13 to build homes with local families Women volunteers will raise their hammers at Habitat for Humanity construction sites across the country in recognition of National Women Build Week, May 5-13. The event is a nationwide initiative of Habitat’s Women Build program developed in […]

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Women at Work: Lowe’s Teaches Building Basics for Women Volunteers

The free clinic will take place at Lowe’s, 12945 Atlantic Blvd. in Jacksonville on the following date:

How to Install Insulation and Drywall Tuesday, May 1 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

To sign up for the clinic, volunteers should contact Sarah Rutkowski, the Beaches Habitat for Humanity volunteer coordinator, at (904) 241-1222. Each clinic is limited to 25 participants. Registered volunteers should wear comfortable clothing and come ready to learn. All supplies will be provided on-site.

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Beaches Habitat introduces the Dutton Island Gardeners!

Dutton Island Gardeners, or DIG for short, is a small community garden located at 96 Dutton Island Road near the Donner Community Center (Atlantic Beach, Florida 32233). The idea for DIG began with two AmeriCorps members working for Beaches Habitat for Humanity, Becky Murray and Jade Carlin. They envisioned a community garden in the Donner […]

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Young Cyclists Roll Through Atlantic Beach to Assist with Affordable Housing Efforts

    Atlantic Beach, FL – Thirty young adults with Bike & Build Inc., a national non-profit committed to affordable housing, are bicycling into Atlantic Beach this week to begin their journey across the United States. The riders will be working on May 20th to help construction efforts at The Huang Villa Subdivision with Beaches […]

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Our first ever World Habitat Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kate Webb, Resource Development Coordinator TELEPHONE: (904) 241-1222 EMAIL: Katewebb@beacheshabitat.org BEACHES HABITAT’S 1ST WORLD HABITAT WEEK FOCUSES ON EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY October 4 – 9 JACKSONVILLE BEACHES – In recognition of the UN-sanctioned World Habitat Day on Monday, October 4, 2010, Beaches Habitat for Humanity hosted a week of events to […]

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Beaches Habitat celebrates Women Build with annual bash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mary Anne Christensen, Beaches Habitat Development Director TELEPHONE: (904) 241-1222 EMAIL: MaryAnne@BeachesHabitat.org BEACHES HABITAT CELEBRATES WOMEN BUILD WITH ANNUAL BASH Beach Bash: Saturday, November 20 from 6-10 pm @ the Selva Marina Country Club JACKSONVILLE BEACHES… On October 13, twelve Women Builders braved the heat to begin construction on their 11th […]

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Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative plans announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Anne Christensen, Development Director 904.241.1222 MaryAnne@beacheshabitat.org Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville, Inc. (HabiJax) and Beaches Habitat for Humanity selected to participate in Habitat for Humanity International’s Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative Program encourages expansion of services to reach more families in need of decent, affordable housing [Jacksonville, FL – July 29, 2010]– […]

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