Winter Break Collegiate Challenge with Anna Maria College

Celebrating Collegiate Challenge, 2018. Our first group of the year, Anna Maria College, once again joined us for a week of building from 7-13 January, 2018. This wonderful group, including Father Manuel Clavijo (faculty) and Coordinator Melissa LaNeve, worked very hard at our subdivision in Edgewater, where they helped build two new houses at 15 and 18 Pine Brook Drive, …

Hopkins family dedication

On 14th of December, 2017, the Hopkins family were delighted to be home in their new house at 206 Spruce St, New Smyrna Beach. Many friends, family, staff, board and volunteers of Habitat attended the joyous dedication for this family of four. Mother Nichole, daughters Emma and sons Kaidon and Arcenia received their keys and bible, with God’s blessing given …

The Booth family

The Booth family were welcomed into the Habitat program in December, 2017. Parents Anthony and Monica Booth have four children, Evelyn aged 1, Anthony Jr,  6 months, Brayden, 7 and Aniayah, 5. The family presently reside in New Smyrna housing, and are ready to take the next step into home ownership. They look forward to becoming homeowners with space and …

Denise Barr

Denise Barr is a future Habitat home owner who joined the Habitat program in October, 2017, and has been working very hard on her hours, both in the Re-Store and in construction. Denise presently lives with her parents, but requires a small place of her own where she can have independence and quiet, and some personal space, as she is …

Honoring our volunteer, Bob McManus

On 12th of December, 2017, volunteer Bob Mc Manus was awarded for his 10 years of dedicated service to Habitat. His work was celebrated at his favorite place, the construction site, presently at Pinehurst subdivision, among his fellow volunteers and staff of SEV Habitat. Bob served on the board and has always been very involved with the affiliate. He is …

Deck the Re-Store with boughs of holly!

On Sunday 19 Nov, volunteers and staff of the Re-Store gave up their day off to decorate the Re-Store for Christmas, by bringing in the  holiday merchandise and arranging it in the SEV Habitat store. The whole showroom is now bright and seasonal with Christmas trees, every kind of Christmas ornament, tree decorations, wreaths, and festive clothing for everyone. Oh, …

Frontline Insurance Team Build

On Friday 10th November, a team of 21 employees from Frontline Insurance joined us once again to build homes for families in our community. The team began the construction of the new home at 18 Pine Brook Drive, in the Pinehurst subdivision, the future home of the Bowen family. Diana Tibor, Frontline Public Relations Manager, coordinated the group who enjoyed …

WATSON REALTY Team Build

Watson Realty of New Smyrna Beach once again selected SEV Habitat for a morning of team building, bringing 14 realtors to work with us to help people of our community. On Wednesday 15 Nov, the team helped frame a new home at 18 Pine Brook Drive, in the Pinehurst subdivision in Edgewater. This will be the home of the Bowen …

Habitat Golf Tournament, 2017

The SEV Habitat Golf Tournament, held on Nov. 11th, 2017 was a great success. Not quite as large as 2016, thanks to hurricanes, and a conflict of several other tournaments and fundraisers in town on the same day, we had 72 players, and still raised close to the same amount as last year, thanks to our sponsors and players who …