Care-A-Vanners Are Coming to SEV Habitat for Humanity

JULY 9, 2014  RV Care A Vanners These wonderful volunteer teams travel in their RV’s, making a difference in the lives of those less fortunate by participating in building projects in partnership with local Habitat affiliates all over the country. Care a Vanner teams will come to work with us on the construction sites at various times of the year. …

100…. and Counting

JULY 9, 2014 By Terry Pallas A new home for Erika Reyman and sons. A Home dedication is always a joyous occasion and never more than on June 28 when Construction Supervisor Ray Alnutt handed the keys to Southeast Volusia Habitat’s one-hundredth home to Erika Reyman and sons Jeremiah and Isiah to cheers and applause from many well wishers. The …

McKenna’s Place Honored

June 21, 2014 Mike & Janet McKenna Honored by Habitat Board of Directors In addition, McKenna’s has generously contributed 10% of its sales to Habitat through Monday Charity Nights. McKenna’s place and the McKenna family is recognized as an Outstanding Community Partner for their generosity and support of their neighbors and community. There is no better way to thank these …

Great Landscaping by Humana Volunteers

JUNE 18, 2014 In the afternoon of the 10th of June, 20 volunteers from Humana offered their services as volunteers to landscape the yard of the future home of the Erika Reyman family. Erika, who has two children, helped with the work, and together, they completed the job in 1 1/2 hours! The sun was shining, and it was a …

National Women Build Week 2014

MAY 13, 2014  By Coralie Gilson On May 7th, twenty-eight women from our community joined together to paint a house on Traveler’s Palm in Edgewater, to celebrate National Women Build week. A great team for Women Build Week 2014 In the morning, the team tackled the interior, and with the help of relaxing music and good teamwork, completed the job. …

Calling All Women: National Women Build Week is May 5-13

APRIL 19, 2014 CALLING ALL WOMEN: Lend a Hand for Habitat! National Women Build Week is May 5-13 Our location: 3039 Travelers Palm Dr., Edgewater (Click for Map) DATE: Wed. May 7th, 8:00-11:30 am. and 12:00-3:30 pm. Women Build Week Women volunteers will raise their hammers, nail guns and paintbrushes at Habitat for Humanity construction sites across the country, in …

A Night of Appreciation

APRIL 19, 2014  The Appreciation dinner was held recently at a local country club. It is a night when we try our best to show appreciation for the hard work of our volunteers and employees. Phyllis, Barbara, Claire, Louise and Barbara at the Appreciation Dinner We start with appetizers and finish with a decadent dessert. All those attending are given …

ReStore Starts 2014 with a Bang!

 JANUARY 11, 2014  by Cindy Bacher Habitat’s Thrift Store It has been a busy 2013 at the thrift store, and we are already in 2014 with a bang. Because of your donations and your purchases we are able to build homes here in our own community. We have had a banner year building many homes, and one of the biggest …

Build A House…Build A Team

AUGUST 21, 2013  By Terry Pallas | SEVHFH Buzz Experience Community and Team Building There’s a good chance you’ve participated in team building training where you work, or at least heard about it from co-workers or friends. It’s become very popular in the workplace over the past couple of decades…at corporations, government agencies and non-profit groups. I couldn’t find cost …

Donor Generosity Creates Lasting Legacy

 JULY 8, 2013 The Rev. Dr. Jones, an American Baptist Minister, dedicated his life to helping others. Rev. Jones passed away in 2012 at the age of 94. He had a deep devotion for Habitat for Humanity and believed in providing a “hand up” to those willing to help themselves. He also had a desire to help seniors in need. …