Milam Family

The  Milam family joined the Habitat home ownership program in November, 2018. Joseph and Maria have 3 children; Cheyenne, 5, Amelia, 1 and Melody, 6 months. Joseph works in construction for a fence and pavers company in New Smyrna Beach. The family resides in a 2 bedroom apartment, and are looking forward to more living space, and a permanent place …

Community Based Work Experience partners with SEV Habitat

The first group of students from the Community Based Work Experience Program though Volusia County Schools has begun working at the Habitat Re-Store . Students will be coming from this program weekly, to gain skills and experience in different work environments, including retail and non profit. Nine students and staff enjoyed working with our staff and volunteers  in the back …

Melancon Family

We welcome Ashley Melancon to the SEV family home ownership  program. Ashley joined us in October, 2018, and has already started her construction hours, and worked an event.  Ashley has 2 children, Tristan, 8, and Kaleb, 7, and they hope to live in Pinehurst subdivision. They presently rent an overpriced home in Edgewater, and it is very hard making ends …

A great McKenna’s evening in Oct 2018. Next night will be April 1, 2019.

SEV Habitat had a great turn out of volunteers and staff for our Fall McKennas’ Night fundraiser on Monday 29th October, 2018.  We had the best bake sale yet, and a very successful raffle basket. Volunteers Robin Vinay and Hope Christensen  manned the table throughout the event, as well as each creating an assortment of baked items and beautiful dessert. …

Global Village- De La Salle Team

Members of the De La Salle Habitat for Humanity Club of Alamo, California, traveled a long distance to work with  SE Habitat for a week, from 10-17 June. The team of thirteen, which consisted of team leader Chuck Peterson, who is very experienced in leading Global Village teams worldwide, joined nine young men and three of their dads to help …

In memory of a treasured volunteer

We mourn the loss of Fred Koenig, who passed away on April 26, 2018. Fred worked in the Re-Store from when it first opened until the end of his life, and was much loved by everyone, from staff and fellow volunteers, to the customers who he thoroughly enjoyed helping and serving throughout with grace and kindness. Frederick J Koenig was …