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Thanks for a Great Beach Bash!

October 31, 2019

It was a beautiful night for an international adventure! You can see from the numbers below that Beaches Habitat’s Beach Bash: Ultimate Chef’s Challenge was a pretty wonderful event. We are pleased to announce the winner of the Ultimate Chef’s Challenge: Chef Taylor Pickett of Palm Valley Fish Camp From sponsors to restaurants to event…

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GivingTuesday 2019

October 24, 2019

#GIVINGTUESDAY, is an international day of giving. Join the generosity. What is GivingTuesday? We have two days for saving: Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  On Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, we have a day for giving: GivingTuesday. On GivingTuesday, corporations, religious organizations, families, charities, and individuals from around the globe will join forces for one common…

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Women Build 2019-2020

October 9, 2019

Women Build Solutions for Families in Need of Affordable Housing Women Build is Habitat for Humanity’s initiative to empower women to address the affordable housing crisis in our community. Join our volunteer crew – 70 percent or more will be women (!) – and empower 2 families in need of affordable housing to achieve the…

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Interfaith Build 2019-2020

October 4, 2019

Habitat for Humanity puts God’s love into action by building with a community, not just for it. Our local community is diverse and Beaches Habitat wants every faith community to have the opportunity to put your faith into action. Partner with Beaches Habitat to build new homes for families in need of affordable housing! How…

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Join the HYP Board

September 9, 2019

Engage more deeply with the mission of Habitat through Beaches Habitat Young Professionals. Leadership opportunities are now available! What is Beaches HYP? Beaches HYP is a self-directed, professional-led organization that works cooperatively with Beaches Habitat for Humanity through service, advocacy, fundraising and professional and leadership development. Beaches HYP offers value to members through opportunities for…

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Beach Bash 2019

September 6, 2019

The Ultimate Chef’s Challenge:Flavors of the World Each fall, Beaches Habitat hosts Beach Bash, our annual celebration and auction. This year’s event will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019, overlooking the ocean at the beautiful Sawgrass Beach Club. We’ve invited chefs from the finest beaches restaurants to take you on a culinary world tour…

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Thank you, AmeriCorps members!

August 23, 2019

With grateful hearts, we wish farewell and good luck to two of our AmeriCorps members and happily welcome back two others! Yasheika Allen Position: AmeriCorps*National Construction Crew LeaderStatus: Moving on…Next gig: Care Navigator Assistant for Brooks Rehab and grad. schoolThe best thing about your service year? The homeowners, the staff, the reassurance that I’m doing…

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Save the Date for Beach Bash

Save the Date for Beach Bash 2019

June 27, 2019

The Ultimate Chef’s Challenge:Flavors of the World Each fall, Beaches Habitat hosts Beach Bash, our annual celebration and auction. This year’s event will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019, overlooking the ocean at the beautiful Sawgrass Beach Club. We’ve invited chefs from the finest beaches restaurants to take you on a culinary world tour…

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Builders and Beats 2019

June 25, 2019

Please join Beaches Habitat Young Professionals on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Surfer [The Bar] Jacksonville Beach! We have partnered up with Surfer The Bar to bring you a social night filled with music, drink specials, lots of raffles, and good company. 2 FREE drinks and appetizers are included in your ticket! All proceeds from…

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Cost of Home

June 18, 2019

Everyone should be able to afford the cost of home. Families all across the United States are paying too high a price to cover the cost of their home. To be considered “affordable,” housing expenses must be less than 30 percent of a family’s household income. In the United States, 19 million families spend half…

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