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Construction Progress – July 2020

July 31, 2020

In the last few weeks, Beaches Habitat has been able to open back up to a small number of volunteers. Under new circumstances and with lots of caution, the construction site is learning its new normal. Read more

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Construction Progress – June 2020

July 8, 2020

Check in with the progress being made at our Haywood Estates – Phase II project!

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Good luck, Ashlee!

June 26, 2020

After 3 years of AmeriCorps service, Construction Crew Leader Ashlee is moving on. We are grateful for her years of service and wish her luck! Great spirit, great passion, great…

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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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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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Lent 2020

February 26, 2020

What is Lent? Lent is the period leading up to Easter, observed by many Christians around the world. It is often a time of reflection and preparation for Easter and…

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What is Women Build?

February 16, 2020

Three mornings a week, without fail, Women Build at Beaches Habitat brings strangers and friends together. They are connected to one another, all working toward the same goal: to build…

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Construction Progress – January

January 30, 2020

2610 and 2612 Haywood Estates Court Volunteers are hard at work completing interior painting and trim. We hope to complete construction on these homes in February! 2605 and 2607 Haywood…

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