Habitat Ethiopia

In May, 2019, Coralie joined a team of  Habitat leaders from worldwide locations, to visit and work with HFH Ethiopia, in Addis Ababa and surrounding area.   The main goal of the visit was for us to see the extensive work that Habitat has done in this country, through the help of our tithe. SE Volusia Habitat has been sending funds …

NSB Board of Realtors spend two days building homes for families

On June 5 and 7, members of the New Smyrna Beach Board of Realtors once again volunteered to build with Habitat. These wonderful men and women helped build 134, 132, and 128 Canal Road, soon to be the homes of the Crum, Milam and Lamela families. Despite the oppressive heat, the groups worked very hard and accomplished a lot towards …

Building Homes with Women Power

   WOMEN BUILD 2019 On April 10th, 2019, a group of 22 women joined with SEV Habitat staff and volunteer instructors to work on the construction of the Crum and Milam homes, on Canal Road in the Pinehurst subdivision in Edgewater. We are grateful for the help of Ralph Bower, Greg Lupinski, Mary Barber, and Wendy Flanagan for their expertise …

HOGS team up with SEV Habitat

The  Harley Davidson Club of Daytona Beach rode their beautiful bikes down from Daytona, early in the morning of 3rd April, to build homes for Habitat. The group included the entire board of the association, including their Director, Paul Gunness and Assistant Director, Paul Doolittle, with his wife, Susan. The group of men and women spent the morning working on …

McKenna’s Night Success

Despite a rainy forecast, there was a great turnout on Monday, April first for McKenna’s Night, our bi-annual fundraiser. The Habitat table was a huge draw, with its gorgeous raffle basket, and an array of baked goods, donated by many of our volunteers and supporters.  The restaurant was filled with diners, and everything at the goodies table sold. Habitat future …

Habitat Volunteer Creates Beautiful Baskets

Re-Store Volunteer, Niki Ellinor,  is sharing her artistic flair with us by creating beautiful baskets for Habitat fundraising events. She is making these as a donation to SEV Habitat, towards home building materials. This one is for Women Build on April 10th, 2019. It is artistically arranged for ladies to enjoy, with wine, glasses,  chocolate truffles, aromatic candles,  a variety …

Spring, 2019- Another Awesome Collegiate Challenge

From Feb. 24th to March 17th, groups of university students resided with us through their Spring breaks, here to help build decent, affordable homes for Habitat. Twelve students from  Mt. Carmel College, Columbus, Ohio; 14 from Penn State University, and 15 from Fisher College, Boston, Ma, worked on four homes in Pinehurst subdivision, completing a great deal of work, and …