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Two golfers on course

Builders Classic – Thank you!

May 3, 2019

On a beautiful April afternoon, teams of golfers teed off for Beaches Habitat for Humanity and Jacksonville Oceanside Rotary. Thanks to all of the golfers, sponsors, volunteers, and supporters, who helped make our 20th annual Builders Classic golf tournament possible! Special thanks to our outstanding Honorary Host, Dan Hicken. We are also grateful to Bill…

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Sue and Mariel on stage

Our Hearts are Full!

May 1, 2019

Thanks for a great Love Thy Neighborhood Event On Saturday, April 27th, homeowners, neighbors and friends gathered to celebrate the completion of Beaches Habitat’s OceanGate neighborhood. It was a beautiful day and a happy one, starting off with a brief program to recognize the many people and organizations who helped make OceanGate possible. We were…

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School Supplies

Prep Club Update

April 10, 2019

3rd Quarter Celebration Saturday, April 27th at the Ocean Gate “Love Thy Neighborhood” event, we will hold the third quarter Prep Club celebration. Students will be presented to the community and receive their checks so everyone can hear about their wonderful accomplishments! An Exciting Partnership Beaches Habitat for Humanity and the Scheidel Foundation have partnered…

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Love Thy Neighborhood

Love Thy Neighborhood

April 1, 2019

You’ve heard of a house-warming. This is a neighborhood-warming! Join us for food and fun as we celebrate the homeowners of OceanGate and welcome them to the neighborhood. Guest parking, with shuttles to OceanGate beginning at 2:30 PM, will be available at: Atlantic Beach Assembly of God680 Mayport Road First Baptist Church of Atlantic Beach…

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Children Coloring

Education Corner

March 31, 2019

These winter months have been busy yet very enjoyable for the children in our after-school program. We recognized two special days with projects for the children. On Valentine’s Day, the children created special Valentines, to thank the volunteers who are so dedicated to the education program at Beaches Habitat, as we always appreciate their time…

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Josh with Collegiate Challenge volunteers

Collegiate Challenge 2019

March 25, 2019

Students Breaking a Difference! For more than 25 years, Habitat has provided alternative school break volunteer opportunities to high school and college students. Since this program began in the late ’80s, more than 250,000 have committed to building safe, affordable homes across the United States through Collegiate Challenge. Over the course of 4 weeks, Beaches…

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Habitat AmeriCorps grows and strengthens leaders

AmeriCorps 2019-2020

March 22, 2019

Change your life and the lives of others through service. Join AmeriCorps! AmeriCorps is a network of national service programs dedicated to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. Members commit their time to address critical community needs like increasing academic achievement, mentoring youth, fighting poverty, sustaining national parks, preparing for disasters, and more. Serve with…

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All Seven Homeowners

Home Dedication

March 2, 2019

7 new homes for 7 new homeowners On Saturday, March 2, 2019, Beaches Habitat dedicated 7 new homes. Congratulations to the homeowners, who will soon receive the keys to their very own affordable home! See more photos from the dedication in our photo gallery Our work wouldn’t be possible without the generosity of our community…

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Builder's Classic logo with color line

Builders Classic

January 24, 2019

The 20th annual golf tournament supporting Beaches Habitat for Humanity affordable housing and Oceanside Rotary charitable giving Monday, April 29, 2019Atlantic Beach Country Club Registration and Box Lunch – 11 AMComplimentary Driving RangeShotgun Start – 12:30 PMDinner and Awards Following

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Welcome in several languages

Welcome Wagon

January 15, 2019

Welcoming 9 New Future Homeowners The Family Support Committee and the Family Selection Committee hosted a “Welcome Wagon” in January to welcome new future homeowners to Beaches Habitat. The committees brought an assortment of finger foods and refreshments to share as the homeowners became better acquainted with one another and the committee members. The evening…

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