Global Village

GLOBAL VILLAGE We are proud to host our first team from Habitat Global Village who worked with SEV Habitat for a week, arriving on 2nd April and departing 9th. The group of 11 men and women from all over the USA resided in our dorm, and built for 5 mornings, also helping at the Re-Store during two afternoons. They toured …

Women Build Week May 2017

SEV Habitat would like to thank everyone who was involved in National  Women Build Week 2017 and made it a great success A big THANK YOU to all our 99 volunteer women who came out from their busy lives and worked hard to build the Eastman house on 10, 12 and 13 May, despite the hot, relentless sun. A HUGE …

Spring Break Collegiate Challenge, March 2017

MARCH 24, 2017 Penn State University, March 5-11 Penn State brought 14 students to work for a week, building three homes at different stages at the Pinehurst subdivision. A lot of work was accomplished and the students enjoyed great weather, in the company of staff, Habitat volunteers and future Habitat home owners. They were treated to a hot lunch at the …

National Women Build Week 2016

MAY 11, 2016 NATIONAL WOMEN BUILD WEEK, April 30-May 6, 2016, at Pinehurst Subdivision, Edgewater Building safe, affordable homes for local families in our community during the week preceding Mother’s Day. Empowering women to stand up against substandard and unacceptable living conditions in our area. The theme this year was a celebration of mothers’ love, and what could be more …

Associates from PUBLIX Build New Home in Pinehurst

APRIL 11, 2016 By Coralie Gilson On Wednesday, April 6th, 40 associates from PUBLIX supermarkets joined SEV Habitat to build a new home at 30 Pine Brook Drive, Edgewater, the house they have generously sponsored. This house in the beautiful Pinehurst subdivision will be the future home of Dixie Herrera and her two young children. The volunteers came from Edgewater, …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

JANUARY 20, 2016 Honoring Our Past and Celebrating Our Future By Coralie Gilson MLK Day, Monday, Jan 18, 2016 AmeriCorps On the cool morning of January 18th, a great community celebration took place in Old Fort Park to celebrate the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. There was a great turnout, despite the wind and chill, and in …

Winter Collegiate Challenge with Ohio State University

JANUARY 13, 2016 By Coralie Gilson AmeriCorps A group of thirteen students from OSU came to work with us from January 3rd-9th, during their winter break, bringing energy, laughter, fun and doing lots and lots of hard work . The group stayed in the Habitat dorm in Edgewater and spent their days helping build a new home at 592 Hamilton …

A Brush with Kindness Home Repair

DECEMBER 29, 2015 A Brush With Kindness / Critical Home Repair has just been completed at 324 N. Myrtle Street, led by the BWK team, headed by Jack Travis. Volunteer groups, family partners and individuals helped repair and paint the exterior of this house, without the owners having to leave. Habitat uses volunteer labor and homeowner purchased and/or donated materials, …

Habitat’s 26th Annual Golf Tournament. A great day for all!

NOVEMBER 22, 2015 by Coralie Gilson SEV Habitat’s 26th golf tournament took place at Sugar Mill Country Club on November 15th. After a two year break the tournament is back, better than ever, with some new ideas, great prizes and a sumptuous lunch. Sadly, no one got a hole in one, so the Dodge and Chevrolet vehicles were unclaimed at …