A Brush With Kindness

SEPTEMBER 21, 2012 One of Habitat’s latest projects is A Brush With Kindness. The goal of this work is to eliminate substandard housing by offering affordable exterior home improvements to qualifying homeowners. A Brush with Kindness’ for Karen Allen’s Home Karen Allen, a single mom, asked for help to replace her severely damaged roof. Our army of volunteers not only …

The Walz Home, Powered by the Sun!

SEPTEMBER 21, 2012 September, 2012 First Florida habitat for humanity home powered by the Sun! Southeast Volusia Habitat for Humanity, in partnership with Florida Power & Light and the Siemens Corporation, worked to installed a 5,280 watt photovoltaic system on the roof of its newest home at 3120 Silver Palm Drive in Edgewater. In addition, the home is outfitted with …

Habitat for Humanity Thrift Store Adopts New Name!

SEPTEMBER 20, 2012 ReStore, a cool, clean, fun place to shop and find treasures! ReStore, a National Habitat for Humanity Brand A familiar shop along South Dixie Freeway got a face lift and a new name this week! ReStore. What does it mean? The dictionary says: “Re – a prefix occurring originally from Latin, used with the meaning “again” or …

Edgewater, October 2012

SEPTEMBER 20, 2012  3312 Lime Tree, Edgewater Not only do we build new houses, but we also seek to stabilize neighborhoods by refurbishing existing homes. Through this program, we can offer home prices that are lower than new construction.On occasion, we can also offer a “rent to own” option that allows partner families an opportunity to stabilize their finances before …

Habitat & Home Depot partner to repair homes with veterans & their families

SEPTEMBER 12, 2012 PRESS RELEASE August 8, 2012 – SE Volusia Habitat for Humanity has been selected to participate in Repair Corps, a veterans-support initiative of Habitat for Humanity International and The Home Depot Foundation. SE Volusia Habitat for Humanity is one of 84 Habitat affiliates selected to participate in this program designed to support U.S. veterans in need of …