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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 enable 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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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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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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Collegiate Challenge 2019

March 25, 2019

Students Breaking a Difference! For more than 25 years, Habitat has provided alternative school break volunteer opportunities to high school and college students. Since this program began in the late ’80s, more than 250,000 have committed to building safe, affordable homes across the United States through Collegiate Challenge. Over the course of 4 weeks, Beaches…

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AmeriCorps 2019-2020

March 22, 2019

Change your life and the lives of others through service. Join AmeriCorps! AmeriCorps is a network of national service programs dedicated to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. Members commit their time to address critical community needs like increasing academic achievement, mentoring youth, fighting poverty, sustaining national parks, preparing for disasters, and more. Serve with…

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Happy Holidays 2018

December 3, 2018

As we celebrate the 12 days of Christmas this year, we look forward to the promise of new beginnings in 2019. In this new year, Beaches Habitat welcomes 12 families to its newest neighborhood, Haywood Estates II. As construction begins in Haywood Estates II, the final touches are being made in OceanGate which is home…

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