Skip to content

Newsroom

Wide shot of homes in neighborhood

Construction Progress – December

December 30, 2019

2610 and 2612 Haywood Estates Court The exterior is mostly finished and we’re ready for painting! Join us in January for interior paint and trim. 2605 and 2607 Haywood Estates Court Framing is well underway for the second floor. Up next is setting roof trusses. 2611 and 2613 Haywood Estates Court The foundation was poured…

Read More
Photo of woman in frame over background of chalkboard with stack of books

Staff Spotlight: Amanda Patow

December 20, 2019

I would like to take a few moments to introduce myself as the new Prep Club Coordinator. My name is Amanda Patow, and I will be working at the Jordan Community Center to support Beaches Habitat homeowners and their student’s journey to succeed by pursuing a college credential. I will be specifically partnering with the…

Read More
The results are in surrounded by photos

Giving Tuesday 2019 Results

December 4, 2019

Thank you! Your generosity is overwhelming! This Giving Tuesday, you contributed $10,500 to affordable housing, which will be matched by the Sandy Forsyth Family. That brings our total to $21,000! Thanks to you, Beaches families will have the opportunity to make better lives for themselves through affordable housing. Don’t forget… You are welcome to join…

Read More
Family with shovels

Homeowner Profile: Meet Nadia

November 30, 2019

Nadia might never have applied for a Beaches Habitat house if her daughter Gabrielle’s godmother hadn’t suggested it. It seemed like a good idea, so she went to an informational meeting, filled out an application, and was approved for a 5-bedroom house. That was five years ago, just before the Ocean Gate project precluded building…

Read More
Family photo

Homeowner Profile: Meet Larisha

November 28, 2019

It’s been a long, bumpy road for Larisha Williams, one that she’s still walking. With five children and a granddaughter, she started the homeowner process with Beaches Habitat in 2014 and applied for a 5-bedroom home. Although she was approved, that happened around the time Beaches Habitat began working on the 70-unit Ocean Gate project,…

Read More

Construction Progress – November

November 27, 2019

2604 and 2606 Haywood Estates Court Construction on this duplex is complete! We are in the process of inspections for certificates of occupancy so the home buyers can close on their mortgages. Join us on December 14th at 1:30 PM for the home dedication. 2610 and 2612 Haywood Estates Court We’re in the process of…

Read More
Home Dedication: Dec. 14 at 1:30 PM

Shyron’s and Monica’s Homes are being dedicated

November 25, 2019

Join us as we celebrate two more Habitat families completing the process of homeownership! We will give thanks to sponsors and volunteers who all made this possible and hear from the new homeowners as they reflect on their journey and look forward to their futures in an affordable home. The hard work is over. Come…

Read More
Wide photo of construction site

Construction Progress

November 1, 2019

2604 and 2606 Haywood Estates Court Construction on this duplex is complete! We are in the process of inspections for certificates of occupancy so the home buyers can close on their mortgages. Look for a dedication announcement soon! (Sign up for our emails so you don’t miss it.) 2610 and 2612 Haywood Estates Court This…

Read More
Join us for a home dedication - June 22, 2019 at 1pm

Zoie’s Home Dedication

June 13, 2019

Join us as we celebrate another Habitat family completing the process of home ownership! We will give thanks to sponsors and volunteers who all made this possible and hear from the new homeowner as they reflect on their journey and bask in their new reality. The hard work is over. Come and help us celebrate!…

Read More
Cyclist holding bicycle overhead

Bike & Build

May 15, 2019

Pedaling for Affordable Housing Bike & Build is exactly what it sounds like – biking and building! Through service-oriented cycling trips, Bike & Build benefits affordable housing and empowers young adults for a lifetime of service and civic engagement. Before team members get their bikes and gear, they read about and discuss in small groups…

Read More