Board of Realtors Team Build

The Board of Realtors brought two teams to work with SEV Habitat on 2nd and 4th June, 2021. Travis Ford once again coordinated the event. This was the first group build since Covid, and we are so happy to have these strong, able volunteers  put in two mornings of hard work,  building 530 Live Oak Street, our first four -plex. …

The Woods family celebrate their home dedication

After so long, waiting for Covid restrictions to pass, for materials to arrive, the beautiful home on Tamarind Drive, Edgewater, was completed, thanks to our amazing and faithful team of construction volunteers and staff. This is the 140th home completed by SEV Habitat for Humanity. On May 27th, 2021, the joyful  Woods family attended their dedication, and received the keys …

CARS FOR HOMES

                  Donating your vehicle is a great way to support our work in                 the NSB/Edgewater/Oak Hill area!                      Help Southeast Volusia Habitat for Humanity build more safe, affordable homes by donating your vehicle through the Cars for homes Project. The proceeds will …

Celebrating Earth Day with a tree planting and ribbon cutting ceremony

       Left:Ray Allnutt, Construction Mgr. addresses the crowd, with staff and board members. Right: Mark Billings, Executive Director, opens the celebration.            Left: City officials, and board members plant the tree with future Habitat home owner Janelle Figueroa. Right: Janelle displays the ribbon and is really excited that to her home is being built for her family.   Members of …

Southeast Volusia Habitat receives prestigious Malachi 3:10 award

Southeast Volusia Habitat for Humanity  has received the  Malachi 3:10 award for  its tithe to countries in crisis. In 2020, this small affiliate reached a tithe of over $500,000, donated to several countries over the years, including Northern Argentina, Guatemala, Ethiopia and Kenya. Members of staff and board met in the Habitat dorm house on February 26th, 2021, to celebrate …

SEV Habitat receives $500K Lifetime Tithe award

SEV Habitat recently received the $500,000 Lifetime Tithe award for its donations to  third world countries. Over the years, we have funded home builds in Guatemala, S. Argentina, Kenya and Ethiopia. These are some of the highest priority countries in the world, needing assistance not only with housing, but also with fresh water systems, sanitation and hygiene. We prioritize funding …

HABITAT RE-STORE DONATION TIMES

      Donations are accepted on Mon, Wed & Fri,    from 10am till we are full only. Drive through the parking circle and staff will unload the items.            No large truckloads or trailers                 For large items such as appliances and furniture, please call us at : 386-428-5010 Store and barn are now open for shopping from …

The lawn goes in at the Melancon house

On Saturday, 20th June, a team of future home owners, volunteers and several members of the Salty church, got together to tackle the lawn at 120 Canal road in the Pinehurst subdivision. It was a hot and steamy morning, but the group worked really hard to get the job finished, and the house looks beautiful. It is almost ready for …

Dress a Girl around the World projects- Guyana

   A consignment of dresses made by Habitat volunteers and friends for the Dress a Girl Around the World program has just arrived in Guyana thanks to Kathleen Hicks, Re-Store volunteer.                      The girls are thrilled with their pretty frocks and look fabulous!                                    …

Knights of Columbus donate to build homes

On Thursday 12th March, 2020, Members of the Knights of Columbus visited the build with a generous donation of $500 towards building materials for Habitat homes. The Knights regularly bring teams on Saturdays year round, to build with us. We are so grateful for their support, and always enjoy building with them. Pictured are ( left to right) Knight Tim …