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Coronavirus Update – June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

Even in times of crisis, our work is so desperately needed — because everyone in this world should have a decent place to live. We must continue to stay together…

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Construction Progress – May

May 29, 2020

2610 and 2612 Haywood Estates Court These two homes are awaiting final inspection from the City of Jacksonville and will be move in ready soon! Thank you to all the…

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New Policies for Construction Volunteers

May 28, 2020

Beaches Habitat is committed to providing a safe environment for our employees, AmeriCorps members, volunteers, subcontractors, and community partners. In light of the many changes experienced by our communities at…

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Update from the Construction Team

May 14, 2020

To our wonderful volunteers: First and foremost, we need you to know – we miss you! At Beaches Habitat, the construction team has two equally important priorities – building affordable…

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Donate Your Car for National Bicycle Month

May 1, 2020

May is National Bicycle Month. National Bike Month was established in 1956 to showcase the benefits of bicycling. In honor of this annual tribute to two wheels, we’re sharing the…

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Save the Date: Beach Bash 2020

April 23, 2020

Beach Bash 2020 will feature a new venue and exciting changes! Beaches Habitat’s 17th annual signature event Beach Bash, celebrating and supporting affordable housing in the Jacksonville Beaches communities, will…

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Mayport Road Office Facelift

April 16, 2020

Since the Beaches Habitat headquarters moved to Mayport Road in 2012, we’ve heard the same things over and over again… “I didn’t know your office was here!” “Sorry I’m late,…

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Join AmeriCorps

April 10, 2020

AmeriCorps is a network of national service programs that take different approaches to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. More than 75,000 Americans across the country participate in AmeriCorps each…

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Construction Progress – March

April 7, 2020

Much of the progress made in the month of March came from the help of Collegiate Challenge and our persistent volunteers. Here is where we stand at the beginning of April with most of needed work coming to a halt.

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COVID-19: Emergency Funds Needed

COVID-19: Emergency Funds Needed

March 27, 2020

Friends, In times of crisis, it is always those who are already struggling who are hit hardest. I never thought I would need to make an ask like this. I would…

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