Utilities Commission help repair home

On 15 and 20 October, teams from the New Smyrna Utilities Commission joined  Habitat staff and volunteers to repair and paint a home on Live Oak Street New Smyrna. . We are so grateful for their help to get the repairs on this house finished and made safe for the residents.  The Critical Home Repair  and Brush with Kindness programs …

Team Build with Frontline Insurance

  Frontline Insurance Team Builders enjoy the gorgeous new home site on Live Oak Street Frontline Insurance once again brought a wonderful team of volunteers, who took special time off work to help SEV Habitat build a home. Frontline began volunteering with us early in 2017, and have built homes with us numerous times over the last four  years. They …

TEAM BUILD with the Knights of Columbus

On Saturday, 24th July, 2021, the Knights of Columbus returned to build with us, after a long wait over the last year, due to Covid. The Knights visit regularly, with a team of wonderful members who love to work in construction. We are so glad to see them back. They worked on the new house at 200 Howard street in …

TEAM BUILD- NSB Utilities Commission

On Friday, 23rd July, a team of 15 volunteers from The NSB Utilities Commission joined the SEV Habitat team to build the house at 200 Howard St. This strong, hard working group, built the walls of the future home of the Figueroa family, despite the grueling heat and humidity. The Utilities Commission bring teams to work with us several times …

TEAM BUILD- Jesus Church

On  Saturday, 17th July, 2021, members of the Jesus Church of Port Orange came to build with the Habitat construction team at 200 Howard Street, New Smyrna Beach. This is the future home of the Figueroa family. Janelle Figueroa joined the group to help build the outside walls of the house ( top left pic on far right). Despite the …

Board of Realtors Team Build

The Board of Realtors brought two teams to work with SEV Habitat on 2nd and 4th June, 2021. Travis Ford once again coordinated the event. This was the first group build since Covid, and we are so happy to have these strong, able volunteers  put in two mornings of hard work,  building 530 Live Oak Street, our first four -plex. …

The Woods family celebrate their home dedication

After so long, waiting for Covid restrictions to pass, for materials to arrive, the beautiful home on Tamarind Drive, Edgewater, was completed, thanks to our amazing and faithful team of construction volunteers and staff. This is the 140th home completed by SEV Habitat for Humanity. On May 27th, 2021, the joyful  Woods family attended their dedication, and received the keys …

CARS FOR HOMES

                  Donating your vehicle is a great way to support our work in                 the NSB/Edgewater/Oak Hill area!                      Help Southeast Volusia Habitat for Humanity build more safe, affordable homes by donating your vehicle through the Cars for homes Project. The proceeds will …

Celebrating Earth Day with a tree planting and ribbon cutting ceremony

       Left:Ray Allnutt, Construction Mgr. addresses the crowd, with staff and board members. Right: Mark Billings, Executive Director, opens the celebration.            Left: City officials, and board members plant the tree with future Habitat home owner Janelle Figueroa. Right: Janelle displays the ribbon and is really excited that to her home is being built for her family.   Members of …

Southeast Volusia Habitat receives prestigious Malachi 3:10 award

Southeast Volusia Habitat for Humanity  has received the  Malachi 3:10 award for  its tithe to countries in crisis. In 2020, this small affiliate reached a tithe of over $500,000, donated to several countries over the years, including Northern Argentina, Guatemala, Ethiopia and Kenya. Members of staff and board met in the Habitat dorm house on February 26th, 2021, to celebrate …