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 …

The Crum Family

Chase and Iesha Crum joined the Habitat home ownership program in Feb. 2018, and have diligently worked a lot of their sweat equity in a short time, despite very busy lives. They presently reside in a small apartment in NSB with their 3 children Elijah, 7, Kayden, 6, and Zaiden, 2. Iesha works at Walmart Supercenter in Port Orange, and …

University of Buffalo, Collegiate Challenge

The University of Buffalo joined us for the 3rd week of Spring Collegiate Challenge, bringing 10 students and helping build 4 homes in the Pinehurst subdivision. The group, coordinated by Stephanie Parmeter, enjoyed the sun and cool breezes away from snow and ice, enjoying the beach and local places of interest after their days of work. The students are all …

Brunswick team help build 15 Pine Brook

On Friday 23rd Feb, 2018, a team from Brunswick Commercial & Government Products Corporation worked a morning with Habitat. Seven volunteers joined Ray and Bird to work on the frame of 15 Pine Brook, the future home of the Rahming family. The group did a lot of work, and really enjoyed being outdoors together on a beautiful spring morning. We …