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Members of Beaches HYP Board

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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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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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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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!…

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Build-A-Thon 2019

May 29, 2019

Each year, Habitat AmeriCorps members and alumni from across the country gather for Build-A-Thon, a weeklong blitz build that engages the community. Build-a-Thon is held in partnership with local Habitat organizations and their surrounding communities, helping meet their needs for safe, affordable housing while celebrating the partnership and AmeriCorps members’ service and impact. This year,…

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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…

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

Apryl’s Home Dedication

May 15, 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!…

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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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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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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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